Delhi University has around 70 colleges under it. But there are only a few fests that students eagerly wait for. This time too, the students of DU are having high expectations.
Crossroads is widely recognized as the biggest and most happening cultural gathering of Delhi University. Funded by big shots, Crossroads is held every year at Shri Ram College Of Commerce and is rated as one of the best college festivals of Delhi University. Sponsors like DLF, Pepsi, Samsung, and Adidas allow the organizers to invite major artists including the likes of Nds, Blue, Lost Stories, Raghu Dixit Project, Shankar Ehsaan Loy, and many others. The fest witnesses a footfall of around 10,000 people every day.
- MECCA ‘17
Mecca is the annual cultural festival of Hindu College. The fest is known for famous band performances like that of Papon and East India Company. Mecca also incorporates other amusing activities and competitions like the widely popular Kavi Sammelan, Cricket Quiz, Choreography dance competitions with famous choreographers as judges, and much more including a ‘Battle of the Bands’.
A variety of contests and guests up the entertainment factor of Nexus which is held in Sri Venkateswara college each year. From face painting to the chocolate eating competition; from western music to classical jugalbandi; Nexus is host to some of the most fun-filled and unique activities. Besides this, a number of internationally as well as nationally acclaimed artists flock up to make the fest memorable.
Tempest organized by Miranda College involves a wide range of quality events and performances. The crowd factor plays an important role in the success of this event with ticket sales on a rising curve every year. Besides that, the festival also features performance from underground popular artists providing an escape from mainstream musical performances. The likes of Jester, Groove Adda, Faridkot, etc. Up the musical quotient as other interesting activities and competitions allow crowds to have a gala time.
Tarang is the annual cultural festival of LSR and is popular for its variety in terms of events, competitions, activities, and performances. The food festival attracts foodies from all over NCR with delicious items of Mexican, Thai, Chinese, Indian, and Italian cuisine spread out. Tarang isn’t behind on stardust either. Major performers like Euphoria, MJ5, Raghav Mandava, etc. are a part of this colorful festival. Moreover, other literary competitions long with dance, photography, and art competitions are also highlights of the fest.
isn’t behind on stardust either. Major performers like Euphoria, MJ5, Raghav Mandava, etc. are a part of this colorful festival. Moreover, other literary competitions long with dance, photography, and art competitions are also highlights of the fest.
Sushmita Panda | Content Writer | DU Times