Wednesday, December 09, 2015
The annual Island festival is undoubtedly the most famous of all events in Port Blair. It is held around the months of December and January and lasts a fortnight. It provides visitors with an opportunity to experience the distinct culture and unique craftsmanship of the place. The locals and tourists await this festival for its outstanding shows, competitions and performances among other things. Vivekananda Mela and Subhash Mela are two other cultural festivals of Port Blair. Both are held in January, making it an ideal time to visit the city. Music or Monsoon Festival, Food Festival and Film Festival are some of the other popular events of Port Blair.