6 Festivals You Have To Attend To Make This A December To Remember

By Sonam Satija

Updated - Dec. 14, 2018 4 min read

From NYE Events to Music Festivals - we've listed the best music festivals happening in December in India. You've got to check them out to make the last month of the year the most happening one.


1. Magnetic Fields Festival

A magical musical carnival where the fun never ends – set within the historical & decadent Alsisar Mahal, Rajasthan. A three-day bubble that captivates and spellbound everyone involved, leaving a little sparkle in their eye. Lazing on the lawns, hunting for buried treasure, secret parties, dancing on the rooftop, flying kites at sunrise and watching the desert come to life in a dazzling haze of mist and sunlight.magnetic-fields-festival-music-festivals-in-december-2018-india_image

DATE: 14th to 16th December 2018
VENUE:  Alsisar Mahal, Rajasthan
ENTRY: Minimum package INR 12000


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2. Sunburn Festival 

The Sunburn festival is back with its 12th edition! Experience the best of dance music from across the globe at the Sunburn Festival 2018. Sunburn is amongst the worlds biggest music festivals. In the past eleven years of its existence, Sunburn has brought together renowned Indian and international artists to entertain hundreds of thousands of dance music lovers through its various formats that reach out to fans across India & Asia. Sunburn caters to a wide Indian and International audience and has positioned India as a prime dance festival destination to the world. Sunburn has to be one of the best music festivals in India happening this December in Pune.sunburn-music-festivals-in-december-2018-india_image

DATES: 29th December to 31st December 2019
VENUE:  Oxford Golf Resort: Pun


3. Kasol Music Festival

To the wise, Himalayas is known as paradise grounds. Rest Is called earth elsewhere. In these sky-kissing ranges lies the valley of turbulence called Parvati valley. The concept of this festival is to take you back to the Himalayan vibes. To entire madness and mayhem. So we call in all the species of the cosmic universe to gather for the love of music, art, and nature. Imagine thousands of creatures packed into a blissful site of wilderness, dancing on to the music by thumping their souls beyond their bodies such that you can feel the energies on your way to the dance floor where everything starts stomping for a not-to-be-missed event called '' KASOL MUSIC FESTIVAL ''.


DATES: 29 December 2018 7:00PM - Wed, 2 Jan 2019 6:00AM
VENUE: The Himalayan Village Resort
ENTRY: Rs.7500


4. NH7 Weekender

NH7 Weekender is an annual, multi-city music festival in India. Conceptualised, produced and organised by Only Much Louder (OML Entertainment), the event is one of the largest music festivals in India, with an annual attendance across the editions of over 100,000. The festival, held between October and December, travels to multiple cities, with the flagship event in Pune.


DATES: 7th December 2018 - 3:00pm 
VENUE: Mahalakshmi Lawns- Mahalakshmi Lawns,Nagar Road, Near Kharadi Bypass, Opp Lohagaon-Wagholi, Octroi Naka, Pune, Maharashtra 411047
TICKET PRICE: Rs.500 onwards


5. Riders Music Festival

Another music festival you just can't miss out on - Riders Music Festival. Mark your calendar and have an unforgettable experience here - a crazy line up of talented artists who will blow your mind. More details will be out on the facebook page.


DATE: 22-23 december 2018 (15:00 – 22:00) (Dates Are Taken From An Online Source - Subject To Change)
VENUE: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
ENTRY: Rs.750 onwards


6Khari Boli Masher

“The Khariboli Masher” is back in town! A festival that celebrates freedom, honesty, and expression. Top musicians, chefs, and artists bring the best only for you and your loved ones.  A festival of culinary art and music that honors the Indian heritage for its diverse forms. The Khariboli Masher offers exciting Watermelon Slides, Tomato Fights, Open Mic Sessions with Hasya Kavis and Mother-in-law's Revenge: a competitive grub fest.


DATE: 22-23 December 2018 (11:00 – 22:30) (Dates Are Taken From An Online Source - Subject To Change)
VENUE: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium


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Q: Which is the best music festival happening in Delhi this year?

A: Riders Music Festival, Martin Garrix - Live & Dunes Music Festival