Do you that the circular looking Kankaria lake is a polygon shape with 34 sides? Kanakaria lake is a picnic spot, and it’s a place to enjoy and relax. This lake is the second largest lakes in Ahmedabad. Kankaria a great place to spend your weekends, from the boat ride to mini train ride, from the zoo to the aquarium, an amusement park with thrilling rides, food court they have it all.
Carnival resembles celebration and joy, and Kankaria Carnival stands by that. The Kankaria Carnival was first organised in 2008 and is celebrated every year since then. It is a week-long festival held in the last week of December. It is a time when people come together and enjoy the celebration music, lights and arts. Kakaria Carnival is an amalgamation of art, music, activities and performance and the list goes on.
At night the lake looks ma surrounded with beautiful and colourful lightings all around the lake. There is a showcase of fireworks in the dark sky which adds the charm to the Carnival. The carnival is full of amusements; you will find stage performance of different folk dances and songs, drams much more. You get to enjoy exciting and fun activities and wait; the best part is there are many activities for all the age group. Check out some fantastic fun activities which were the part of Kanakaria carnival in the past.
Major attractions which were part of Kankaria Carnival 2019
Line control aeroplane
Laser show with 3d effect
Live characters, bahurupi, avatars
Mega magician show, lady magician show
Branded food courts
Opening of New roller coaster, fruits ride
Panchatantra Vtika’s in crocodile and monkey tale at Balvatika at Kankaria Lake
Live show performed by students of schools, colleges and private institutes
Kankaria Carnival 2019
Kankaria Carnival 2019 is back with with the pompous inauguration by Gujarat’s CM Vijay Rupani on the first day of the ceremony.
There was a special corner for aeromodelling fans helicopters, powered aeroplanes, gliders, quadcopter, line control aeroplane, hex copter, flew over the football ground and Naginawadi.
Several Gujarati singers like Geeta Rabari, Jigardan Gadhvi, Vishanath Batunge, Payal Vaidhya, Kiritdan Gadhvi, Osman Mir, and Sairam Dave are going to give heart-warming performances. There are many skit performance held at the carnival one of which is on ‘Ek Bharat, Shreshtha Bharat’.
Kankaria carnival 2019 is full of mesmerising lights and a smoke-free carnival with no use of crackers. With so many things happening in the event, the safety of women is also taken care of by the city police. About 100 young women police are deployed who are dressed in jeans and T-shirts to grab eve teasers.
Kankaria Carnival Date: 25 Dec to 31 Dec 2019
Kankaria Carnival Timing: 7 PM to 10 PM
Kankaria Carnival Address: Kankaria Lakefront, Maninagar, Ahmedabad
Kankaria Carnival Entry Pass / Entry Ticket: FREE Event
Kankaria Carnival Parking Charges: FREE Event