Rajasthan, an Indian state rich in culture and tradition and known for its various vibrant fairs and festivals, hosts annually one of its charming festivals in Mount Abu. The festival is winter Festival organized in last week of December every year at Mount Abu, the only hill station of Rajasthan. The festival is jointly organized by Rajasthantourism and Municipal Board of Mount Abu. The festival was started to provide people a break from their boredom of everyday life. The event of festival also provides an occasion to commemorate the rich tradition and cultures of the state of Rajasthan. Mount Abu provides offers a perfect venue for such celebration as the place draws millions of tourist round the year from across the world to witness the exquisite natural surroundings and other attractions like famous Delwara Jain temples.
Winter festival of Mount Abu is a three day festival hosting myriads of cultural, fun and sports events. Procession organized by local authorities marks the inauguration of the festival. A number of artists would be seen performing there. Traditional folk songs and various folk dance forms of not only Rajasthan but of other states are seen providing a charming look to the festival. Hospitality of the land, joyous and cheerful ambience of the festival, cultural galas and picturesque location draws thousands of tourists from across the world to witness the fascinating events of Winter Festival