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Fashion Week, Foodie Fests & More: These Are The Not-To-Miss Events This Feb

Though February has the least number of days, but it has ample events to offer which no other month does! This year, it's all set to give Delhiites more reasons to celebrate other than just Valentine's Day. From India Design Fashion Week to Pet Trade Fair, from foodie fests to unforgettable musical fests, Feb has got it all. Take a peek, make your bookings and head on over! 

Great Indian Restaurant Festival (1-10th Feb)

Dineout is all geared up to make all you foodies out there super happy 'cause now, for 10 days you can feast like a beast and that won’t even gouge a hole in your pocket! Yes, you read that right. You can avail 50% off on food bills, alcohol or can even try special deals. Some of these include offers at The Sky High, The Barbeque Company, Boa Village among many others. Nice!

When | 1st Feb - 10th Feb 
Timings | 12 AM - 12 PM 
Avail These Offers Here |

31st Surajkund International Crafts Mela (1st-15th Feb)

The annual celebration of Indian folk culture and tradition is back all over again! A splash of colours, amusing rhythm of fun beats, joie de vivre and lots more fun-filled things are assured in this age-old festival. So head over for that quintessential dose of vibrant culture and witness the beauty of Indian art & culture! 

When | 1st Feb - 15th Feb 
Where | Surajkund Ground, Faridabad 
Timings | 10 AM - 8 PM 
Entry | Rs 80 - Rs 150

Infected Mushroom @ Priveeé (3rd Feb)

The psychedelic trance legends, Infected Mushroom has made its way to India and we couldn't be more glad! They've twice been ranked among the world's '10 Best DJs' by the DJ Magazine (woah!). We can't wait to groove to tune of their marvellous albums like The Legend of Black Shawarmas, Army of Mushrooms and more right here at Privee in Shangri-La!

When | 3rd Feb
Where | Priveè, Shangri-La's Eros Hotel, CP
Timings | 10 PM - 3 AM 
Entry | Rs 1,500 Onwards

India Art Fair (3rd-5th Feb)

South Asia's leading platform for exhibiting and encouraging modern & contemporary art, India Art Fair is back with a bang! Founded in 2008, this is Asia’s leading platform to expose yourself to innovation across disciplines and exchange new ideas with the best of the best. So make your booking and revel in the beauty of India’s art! 

When | 3rd - 5th Feb 
Where | NSIC Grounds, Okhla Industrial Area 
Timings | 2 - 8 PM 
Entry | Rs 499
Book Your Tickets Here |

Puppet International Ishara Festival (3rd-10th Feb)

Celebrating their 15th anniversary, Puppet International Ishara Festival is all set to host another memorable show in Gurgaon this February. Attracting thousands of visitors, this is one of the most renowned and respected puppetry festivals there is. From modern and traditional forms of puppetry, ranging from rod to string puppets, they’ve got it all! 

When | 3rd - 10th Feb 
Where | Artemis Auditorium, Sector 51, Gurgaon 
Timings | 7 PM Onwards
Book Your Tickets Here |

Delhi Cocktail Week (4th-11th Feb)

All you cocktail lovers out there, we’ve got a good news for y’all! A happening and week-long celebration of cocktails is hitting the town this month. The event will be held at 30 assorted and hep cocktail bars across Delhi NCR offering a bevy of tasting sessions, parties and master classes to help you perfect your cocktail craft. Excited much? Go make your bookings and head over!

When | 4th - 11th Feb 
Where | Multiple Venues Across Delhi NCR
Timings | 12:30 PM Onwards (Varies According To Event)
Entry | Free

Sorbet Soiree (11th Feb)

Adding to the month’s festivities of love, Sorbet Soiree is hosting their Valentine’s Day special, showcasing their autumn sale with some of their on-board designers. Adding to the merriment and surprise will be an especially-curated F&B menu that is absolutely perfect for winters! So make your way to Sorbet Soiree to get the best of fashion and food experience. 

When | 11th Feb 
Where |  Lodi, The Garden Restaurant, Lodhi Road
Timings | 11 AM - 7 PM 
Entry | Free

Asian Hawkers Market (10th-12th Feb)

The fourth edition of the Asian Hawkers Market is set to be one of the most memorable 
foodie experiences, as always! India’s largest and dearest Asian food market will witness an hourly raffle on all three days, energetic performances by the b-boy crew and an engaging competition that will make all the bartenders stirring and shaking (yay!). 

When | 10th - 12th Feb 
Where | Select Citywalk, Saket 
Timings | 12 - 10 PM 
Entry | Free

Lloyd Palate Fest (10th-12th Feb)

Yes, your beloved food and music festival, the Palate Festival is back in town - finally! This time, get ready to welcome bands and DJs like Zehan, Chetan and Harry, Rangreza The Band, Euphoria, Tarkash, Ashutosh Sarda Dua and oh, so many more. Making your tummies happy will be eateries like the Big Fat Sandwich, Elation and Bunta Bar, besides many many more. We're already there! 

When | 10th - 12th Feb 
Where | Nehru Park, Chanakyapuri 
Timings | Noon - 9 PM
Entry | Free 

The Gourmet High Street (10th - 12th Feb)

How does a world culinary tour sound? We see you doing that happy dance in your mind! Well the good news is that global cuisine is itself coming to town to help you foodies feast. Yep. The Gourmet High Street is a three-day-long celebration of food from across the world. You can also sample and purchase the best of food and wine here. All you gourmands - you know you can’t afford to miss this, right?! 

When | 10th - 12th Feb 
Where | DLF Cyber Hub, DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon 
Timings | 11 AM - 11 PM 
Entry | Rs 350 (1 Day Pass) & Rs 650 (3 Day Pass)

The MoonLIIT Fest (11th-12th Feb)

The best and most sought-after of food, fashion and music comes together at the MoonLIIT Fest. This 12-hour-long concert-cum-flea-market will give you a peppy and unforgettable dose of the most lively performances, the most scrumptious food and trendy, premium fashion. Head on over to this all-in-one spree for it's bound to bowl you over! 

When | 11th & 12th Feb 
Where | JLN Stadium (Sports Complex) East Gate
Timings | 11 AM - 10 PM 
Entry | Rs 250

Comic Con - Indian Championship Of Cosplay (12th Feb)

Want to represent India on an international level? Well then Comic Con has an unforgettable opportunity for you! They’re hosting a premier cosplay challenge in the country, giving all the communities a chance to represent India internationally. The city champions can go ahead to win the Alto Indian Championship of Cosplay and the winner will get a grand prize at the international Cosplay. Nice, eh?

When | 12th Feb 
Where | Ansal Plaza, Khel Gaon 
Timings | Noon - 8 PM 
Entry | Free
Register Online Here |

Jashn-e-Rekhta (17th - 19th Feb)

The largest and most loved Urdu festival is back with its 3rd edition. Spanning over three days, the event will host an Urdu bazaar, a book exhibition, calligraphy workshop, children's corner, book launches and will be hosting multiple poets, authors and artists to bring to life the magnificence of the Urdu language. Are you coming?

When | 17th - 19th Feb 
Where | Indira Gandhi National Centre For Arts, 11, Mansingh Road
Timings | 10 AM - 9 PM 
Entry | Free 

India International Pet Trade Fair (17th - 19th Feb)

Creature Companion is all geared up to kickstart the most lovely & fun-filled event of the year i.e. the India International Pet Trade Fair! This is South Asia’s only pet trade fair and is at par with international standards. So take along your pooches and furry-friends to this happy event. See you there, leash in hand! 

When | 17th - 19th Feb 
Where | Sector 62, Noida Expo Centre
Timings | 10 AM - 7 PM 
Entry | Rs 150 

Riders Music Festival (18th - 19th Feb)

Bringing together all the things that bring you joy, the Riders Music Festival is just round the corner! The happy amalgamation of exclusive bikes, unforgettable music and overwhelming brotherhood is waiting to welcome you with open arms. So make your way to the Riders Music Festival and rejoice in the journey of melodies and bikes! 

When | 18th & 19th Feb 
Where | JLN Stadium, Lodhi Road 
Timings | 10 AM - 10 PM
Entry | Rs 499 - 1,000 
Book Your Spots Here |

India Design Week (11th-19th Feb)

Showcasing the best of home decor brands and eminent speakers from India and abroad, the country’s definitive design week is back and once again, it’s about time for the designers (budding or otherwise) to buckle up! The event also gives further impetus to the creativity of the new generation by giving them a chance to showcase their designs as well. So head on over to witness the most innovative designs! 

When | 11th - 19th Feb 
Where | NSIC Grounds, Okhla Industrial Area 
Timings | 10 AM - 7 PM 
Entry | Rs 2,250 (1 Day) & Rs 6,000 (3 Days)

Prayag - Grand Digital India Mela (25th Feb)

Prayag is a one of a kind grand Digital India Mela which will be designed like traditional melas organized in the villages with digital as the key component to address information poverty and drive change at the grassroots level. More than 10,000 attendees comprising 7000 NGOs, 100 Educational Institutions, 3000 Innovators, 100 Folk Musicians, 200 Artisans & 1000 ICT Experts!

When | 25th Feb 
Where | Digital Empowerment Foundation, Surajkund Ground, Faridabad
Timings | 9 AM Onwards

You see what we mean when we say February rocks this year? Just pick your events and head on out!