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This Year Celebrate Independence Day With These Ultimate Events In Bangalore

By Arushi Bhalla

Updated - Aug. 12, 2019 5 min read


Independence Day is here and it’s time to get all enthusiastic about being patriotic. Here are a few events in Bangalore that will help you do so. From Kite flying, running to storytelling for your children, we have curated a list of events that will surely make you feel closer to the nation! 


1. Run For Bharath- Free Registrations

The biggest day for India as we celebrate our 73rd Independence Day. Let’s all remember martyrs who breathed only about the freedom of our country and their blood was soaked with national spirit. Come, let us all Run For Bharat, a Run to spread the spirit of freedom with several Freedom Fighters photos displayed which boosts up our strength. Cultural Events and Snacks are arranged!


Date & Time: Thu Aug 15, 2019, at 08:00 am

Venue: NTI Grounds, Bangalore, India, Bangalore, India (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Free!


2. Pre Independence Day Ft. DJ Jasmeet

"Feel The Freedom " - Let The Inner "Josh" Inside You Come Out And Have A Blast Before We Hit Independence on "Pre Independence Day" Ft. DJ Jasmeet. Let Your Adrenaline Rush Hit The Beats Like Never Before, only at Bombay Adda Bengaluru. Make this Independence day more musical with the amazing DJ Jasmeet!


Date & Time: Wednesday, 14 Aug 07:00 PM - Thursday, 15 Aug 01:00 AM 

Venue: Bombay Adda, Koramangala, Bangalore (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry: Free!




3. Independence Day Nature & Fishing Experience

The Outback Experience presents the perfect opportunity this Independence Day for families. This specially crafted day-long Independence Day Nature & Fishing Experience is a perfect opportunity for adults and children to experience the best that nature and wildlife have on offer. The day will be spent at The Outback Farm & Homestay, their own property on the banks of a gleaming lake, which is the perfect gateway to experiencing the joys of birding, wildlife tracking, angling and wildlife photography.


Date & Time: Thu, Aug 15, 7:00 am to 7:00 pm

Venue: The Outback Farm & Homestay, Jaipuradoddi, Bannerghatta National Park, Bangalore  (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Click here for tickets


4. Independence Day featuring Monsters of Rock

Girish and the Chronicles are known for their power-packed live performances. GATC have headlined various college festivals and other festivals alike, with the band also sharing the stage with international acts such as Poets of the fall, Destruction, Hoobastank and TesseracT. Perfect Strangers is a Bangalore based band has also gained a steady following in the independent music circle with their unique sound across the country. Their music reflects an eclectic mix of genres, blending elements of Rock, Pop, Jazz, Funk and Blues. 


Date & Time: August 15 | 8:30PM

Venue: Hard Rock Cafe, Bengaluru (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Click here for tickets


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5.  Get Fit With Yoga This Independence Day Week

It's the Independence Day week and the fun fitness folks at &Shine are ensuring that we wake up early in the morning and do some fun workout session. The Freedom Edition involves you doing a half-hour of yoga flow sesh with Namrata Sudhindra followed by refreshing yourself with healthy food and beverages. 


Date & Time: 11 Aug 2019

Venue: Pebble, Sadashiva Nagar (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Click here for tickets


6. Independence Day Workshop

Join us for the exciting Independence day workshop on 15th August!! You will build a Gap Terrain Detector Robot which will march in the parade! It will be helpful in developing your Team building skills. Obtain knowledge on STEAM and how sensors are used to control robots. Learn about robots and build terrain gap detector robots which will participate in flag hoist and do different marching formations. Improve scientific visualization and creativity.


Date & Time: Thu, 15 Aug, 11:00AM- 1:00PM

Venue:  KiddyPi, Bangalore (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Click here for tickets


7. Lalbagh Flower Show 2019 – Independence Day Celebrations

Celebrate Independence Day at Bengaluru's very own horticultural treasure! Lalbagh Garden's contribution to science and botany, as well its place in history, make it the perfect place to spend August 15th at. Every year there's a world-class flower show that attracts folks from across the city. You'll be treated to a visual extravaganza of flowers in every colour with flower-decked installations and artistically arranged displays. For nature enthusiasts, there's a wide variety of plant species to feast your eyes on. For those looking to really just get away from the traffic and noise, it's the perfect sanctuary for peace. Revel in the country's flower power on its 73rd Independence Day!

Date & Time: August 9 - August 18 | 9AM

Venue: Lalbagh Botanical Garden, Bangalore (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Click here for tickets


8. Independence Day Stories

Children will be listening to stories about independence, real stories of India's independence and ideas that explore freedom are what the children will listen. There will be doing activities that help children explore these themes. No Refund for cancellations and no-show.

Date & Time: Sat, 17 Aug 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Venue: Full Of Toys, South Bangalore (Get Directions)

Event Link: Click here for details

Entry:  Click here for tickets



Q: What are the best places in Bengaluru to eat street food?
A: Jaynagar 8th Block, Basavanagudi, St. Marks Road, Chamarajapet, Jayanagar 3rd Block


Q: Where can I find Gujarati Farsan and Gujarati Street Food in Bangalore?
A: Panchavati Gaurav — Bellandur Junction, Food and You — Koramangala 6th Block, Village The Soul Of India — Jayanagar, Grand Village Restaurant — Gandhi bazaar main road




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