With winters setting off, and the spring season approaching, the festival of colors is also not far away. This year the sight of water splashes and color patches will be witnessed in all parts of the country on 2nd of March, when people will get down on the streets to welcome the festival with huge pomp and show.
Since every part of the subcontinent has its own unique way of celebrating the festival, the city of Mumbai has decided to embrace the festival in one of the most quirky ways this year. From camping events in the wilderness to luxurious staycations in resorts, Holi in Mumbai is going to take an amazing twist this year.
Here are some of the best Holi events in Mumbai which are definitely going to reveal the happy colors of the festive season in swaggy Marathi style.
Disclaimer: All those events whose prices and timings are not yet mentioned, the will be updated as soon as tickets are out for sale.
Holi Events In Mumbai 2018
1. Mumbai Holi Festival Tour 2018
Celebrate the festival of Holi in traditional style this year, as Grand Mumbai is organizing a full-fledged Holi event for you. This exciting event features a 2-day celebration which will begin on the night before Holi with the ceremony of Holika Dahan (burning of Holika), followed by the main event on 2nd March where you will get an opportunity to witness the unique celebration style of Holi in Mumbai.
Date: 1st March to 2nd March
2. Holi Special Camping at Dahanu Chikoo Farm
Small Steps Adventures has brought about a twist to the system of holi celebration in Mumbai. Quit the mainstream way of celebrating Holi, and welcome the festival in a whole new, and exciting manner. This event not only allows you enjoy the festival with colors and water, but also lets you cherish the experience of night camping, live DJ performances, and bonfire along with scrumptious meals to make the experience even more memorable.
Location: Dahanu Chikoo Farm, Rampur Post Gholvad, Dahanu
Date: 1st March 2nd March
Timings: 4 pm to 4 pm(next day)
Entry Fee: INR 2,500 (for adults), INR 1,500 (for children)
3. Holi 2018 Sunrise To Sunset
Brace yourselves for one of the most amazing holi events in mumbai, i.e., the Holi 2018 Sunrise to Sunset festival. Bring out the child in you, and enjoy the festival with utmost zeal. This festival brings to you a booming DJ session that will be hosted by DJ Shugi Born, along with surprise artist appearances. So, book your tickets now to enjoy this lively, and eco-friendly “Herbal Colours Only” Holi Party.
Location: Kalamb Beach , Mumbai
Date: 2nd March
Timings: 11 am to 11 pm
Entry Fee: INR 1,500 (single entry), INR 2,500 (for couples)
4. HOLI POOL PARTY 2018
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This Holi, get ready to airbrush the Gorai Beach with vibrant neon colors as Khayara Events is presenting one of the most awaited Holi festival in Mumbai. This sparkling pool party will feature dance, music, colors, water, food, drinks, and unlimited fun. So, grab your tickets now to enjoy the festival in the most lively way ever.
Location: Gorai Beach, Borivali, Mumbai
Date: 2nd March
Timings: 8 am onwards
Entry Fee: INR 1,500 (for couples), INR 1,000 (single entry)
Contact Info: 8898681606
5. Holi Camping Festival
This year, celebrate Holi in Mumbai, in the wilderness of Yamunavan Camps. The Holi Camping Festival beckons you to welcome Holi with a thrilling twist of night camping along with peppy DJ performances, bonfire, lip-smacking food, and of course lots of colors, and water.
Location: Yamunavan Camps, Dahanu Vangaon Road, Pale
Date: 1st March to 2nd March
Timings: 4 pm onwards
Entry Fee: INR 2,000 per person
6. “Rang Barse”- Holi Festival
Be a part of one of the most exhilarating Holi celebration in Mumbai this year. Put on your dancing shoes, and get ready for a booming celebration with music, dance, DJ, food, exotic drinks (non-alcoholic), rain showers, and of course vibrant colors of the festival, to celebrate Holi in Mumbai style this year.
Location: Babasaheb Thakre Ground Opp Virkar Bungalow, Indralok, Bhayandar
Date: 2nd March
Timings: 11 am to 3 pm
Entry Fee: INR 550 (single entry), INR 950 (couple entry)
Holi Events In Mumbai From The Past
Disclaimer: These events are from previous years’ Holi celebrations, and they may or may not be hosted this year
7. Holi Party In Resort
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Having organized a splendid Holi party in 2017, 99Hikers is expected to come up with an even better Holi celebration in resort near Mumbai. In partnership with the Green Palm resorts, 99Hikers had organized a luxurious Holi party which included a 2 day stay in the opulent property along with elaborate meals, Jeep ride, bonfire, music, and numerous activities.
Location: Arnala Beach, Virar, Palghar, Thane
Entry Fee: INR 2,300 per person
8. Rang Mohalla 2017
With an overwhelming response, and a huge success last year, the Rang Mohalla festival is again expected to rock the city with their unique style of celebration. Featuring performances from Bollywood celebrities, and popular DJs along with live dhol, village theme setup, photo booth, rain dance, unlimited food, drinks (non-alcoholic), and special colour bombs, the 2017 Rang Mohalla festival was one of the most talked about events of Holi in Mumbai.
Location: Datta Krida Prabodhini Ground, Goregaon-Mulund Link Road
9. Adlabs Imagica Holi Bash
Adlabs Imagica was a host to one of the most exciting events of Holi in Mumbai in 2017. The illustrious theme park had organized a sensational Holi party featuring a live DJ event along with access to thrilling rides, sundowner rain dance, delectable cuisines, and unlimited fun for kids as well as adults.
Location: Adlabs Imagica, Khopoli, Mumbai
10. Colour By The Bay At Marine Drive
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Last year, Holi in Mumbai was adorned by this lit festival at Marine Drive. Featuring renowned DJs, live acts, flea markets, adventure zones, engaging games, and lots of fun, the 7-day “Colours By The Bay”, festival was a highlight of Holi celebrations in Mumbai, and people are eagerly waiting for another edition of this flashing event this year.
Location: Marine Drive, South Mumbai
All set to witness the vibrant celebrations of Holi in Mumbai? Book your tickets to these festivals as soon as possible else you would regret missing out on such exciting opportunities. And if you know of more such places in and around Mumbai, do let us know in the comments section below.