Following are the details of the Lucknow Mahotsav held from November 25, 2016 to December 5, 2016 :
Lucknow Mahotsav is an extravagant festival that is organized annually in Lucknow to exhibit the Art and Culture of Uttar Pradesh and in particular Lakhnavi ‘Tehzeeb’ for promoting tourism. In the year 1975-76 The South Asian Tourism Year was observed and organized where the decision was taken to organize Lucknow Mahotsav as an annual fair for the sole purpose of promoting Lucknow’s Art, Culture and Tourism for national and international tourists. From that time onwards, with certain exceptions only; Lucknow Mahotsav has been organized every year with unique theme and grand arrangements and is a special attraction spot for tourist at local, national as well as international level.
Evidently, every year Crafts Fair is organized in Lucknow Mahotsav which allows Craftsmen to put up stalls for showcasing and selling their crafts work. Along with crafts showcasing, various food and general need item stalls are also set up in Lucknow Mahotsav that makes it a perfect place for getting all things related to Lucknow and its culture. Moreover, to enhance the grandeur of the festival, various cultural programs and celebrities’ performances are organized in the festival. Furthermore, for amusement of the tourists, Lucknow Mahotsav also has arrangement of fun filled rides ranging from big rides like merry-go-round for adults to small level rides for children.
So, if you want to experience the extravagant Nawabi culture of Lucknow, Lucknow Mahotsav is the best place for you.