FAIRS AND FESTIVALS
A lot of glittering fairs and festivals are celebrated in the region of Mussoorie by the locals and also beckon the tourists form all the parts of the globe. Some of the popular fairs and festivals which are celebrated her with great fun and fervor are-
Autumn Festival- It is a popular festival of Mussoorie that is organized by the Municipal Board. The festival lasts for 10 days that dazzles the entire region and attracts a huge spectacle in and around the city. A multitude of interesting events such as theatre plays, roller skating, fireworks and sport events are held during the fair in which grandeur state personalities are invited that add to the importance of the festival.
Summer Festival- This one of the colorful festivals of Mussoorie is held by Nagar Palika Parishad and has gained immense popularity among locals and visitors alike. A number of educational and recreational events are organized in the festival such as debates, seminars, cultural dance, competitions, games and magic shows etc. which make it a major attraction in the city during summers.
Bhadraj Festival- It is also a colorful festival of Mussoorie which is celebrated with great pomp and show at the Bhadraj Temple. This fair generally takes place in during Shravan Sankranti annually and attracts a whopping number of devotees from different parts of the country.
Apart from it, some other fairs are also held in the region such as Hatkalika Fair, Surkhanda Devi Fair, Kunjapuri Fair, Mata Murti Fair and Lakhawar Village Fair etc.