International Puri Beach Festival is an annual festival celebrated to promote tourism and also to exhibit the rich cultural heritage of the state. The event is organised by the Ministry of Tourism and holds great importance among the residents too. It is that time of the year when all the people of Odisha come together to celebrate their culture and have great fun. It is a grandeur of artc, craft, music and food and displays the hidden cultural heritage. This week long festival has a lot of things to do, see and enjoy. People from various corners of the country visit Puri to be a part of the festival experience the magical charm of the state’s culture. Not just this, many games such as beach kabaddi, kick-boxing, karate, beach volleyball can also be enjoyed during this amazing festival.
This year, the festival will be held from 23rd November onwards and shall be visited by taking a bus/train/flight to Puri.