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Diwali is 3 days away, but the celebrations have already started! Here is the best Diwali Melas of Delhi that will light up the festivities.
1. Delhi Haat Diwali Bazaar
Delhi Haat decks up like a new bride during Diwali every year. They host one of the most vibrant melas of the city. From products portraying the best of Indian traditions and communities, you will have an abundance of options to shop from. Yes, we are talking about gorgeous, festive candles, diyas, clothes, jewellery, footwear, furniture, furnishing, home décor products and more. Artisans from across India exhibit their collections here. Moreover, let’s not forget the fab food Delhi Haat has!
When: 16th to 19th October
Where: Delhi Haat, INA, Delhi
Timings: 10.30 am to 10 pm
Entry fee: ₹ 20
2. Blind School Diwali Mela
Now, the Blind School Diwali Mela is one of the most prominent shopping events of Delhi that we all wait for with much delight. Organised and run by the Blind Relief Association on the school grounds near Lodhi Road, it is curated for those who love festive shopping. From cute festive décor items to eco-friendly diyas and lanterns, and from trendy clothes to an array of traditional accessories – we love visiting this fiesta every year.
When: 16th October
Where: Blind School Relief Association, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, Near Oberoi Hotel, Delhi
Timings: 10 am to 8 pm
3. Dastkar Festival of Lights
Are you crazy about handicrafts? Then this is where you should head to get your share of festive retail therapy. They bring to you the best of desi, handcrafted products from all corners of the country. And of course, let’s not forget the cultural fête and great food that this fest brings in!
When: 16th October
Where: Nature Bazaar, Anuvrat Marg, Kisan Haat, Andheria Modh, Desu Colony, Chhattarpur, Delhi
Timings: 11.00am – 7.30pm
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