17 Magical Food Festivals In Delhi To Put On Your Checklist Till The End Of 2017!
We are entering the best season of the year and here are 12 food festivals in Delhi that you need on your bucket list because winter is coming! Here is everything you need to know:
1. Mirchi Binge Fest
The Mirchi Binge Fest calls itself the biggest family festival in the city and they sure live up to it. At this two-day festival at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, you can binge on delicious food from over 60+ food stalls, groove on some great live music and even shop over from 50+ fashion brands. They even have a kids zone, a chefs corner, a farmers market and an entire zone for food trucks! Needless to say, it’s going to be a blast.
Head to Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
|date||2nd – 3rd December|
|timing||11am – 10pm|
|Pay||Rs 249 per person|
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2. Food Walk At Chawri 5.0
A food walk to Chawri Bazaar. WOAH! Start your food journey with the most spicy lotan ke kulche, indulge in some chatpata chat from the famous Ashok Chat Corner. Also eat Nagori Halwa from Shyam Sweets, Aloo Puri, Gulab Jamun and lots more. They will also take you through three new hidden spots as well. Go for this walk which is all about drool-worthy and legendary gems of Old Delhi.
|Head To||Chawri Bazaar|
|timings||Starts at 8 am|
|Explore||Food Walk At Chawri Bazaar 5.0|
3. BC Festival
India’s first Burger and Cocktail Festival is here to double up your Diwali celebrations. You can witness some of the best 20 burger places from Delhi which will be serving some HUGE and juicy burgers all under one roof at the BC festival at DLF Promenade.
|Head To||DLF Promenade, Plot No 3, Nelson Mandela Road, Vasant Kunj Malls, New Delhi, Delhi 110070|
|timing||12pm – 10pm|
|date||13th – 15th October|
4. Ambrosia: Rendezvous
The ultimate food fiesta, Ambrosia is set to be back this October with tasty snacks and yummilicious cuisines. The festival promises to bring you the most exotic cuisines while challenging the lot of us in delicious indulgences and competitions ranging from golgappe eating to the ultimate cook-off.
|Head To||Nalanda Ground, IIT Delhi|
|date||13th – 16th October|
|Explore||Ambrosia: Rendezvous, IIT Delhi’s Food Festival|
5. Asian Hawker’s Market
The Asian Hawker’s Market is all set to add food glamour to the aangans of Select City Walk. The three-day fiesta promises to be a visceral trip with the sights, sounds, smells, tastes and experiences that could easily be mistaken for the streets of a busy South-East Asian market.
|Head To||Select City Walk|
|dates||13th – 15th October|
|Explore||Asian Hawker’s Market|
6. Confused Desi Food Concert 2017
40 amazing food stalls and Raftaar are coming to this Confused Desi Food Concert. This festival celebrates unity in diversity. They have one of a kind musical lineup which includes Raftaar, Asees Kau, Rocknama, EDM J’s amongst many others. The food list, however, entails a number of cuisines that will certainly leave you spoilt for choice.
|Head To||Dhyan Chand National Stadium|
|Explore||Confused Desi Food Festival|
7. Diwali Street Food Festival
This festival will hopefully be all that all the foodies would be looking out for. They have got every street food which we all love binging onto. From gol gappe to dahi bhalla, chilled beer and good music to groove on to. They also have a mix of restaurants, food trucks from all over the city, cafes, fun games and much more. As its all about Diwali, the festival will also have exclusive stalls selling Diwali gift items. NICE!
|Head To||Gardens Galleria Mall Sector 38, Noida|
|date||13th – 15th October 2017|
|Explore||Diwali Street Food Festival|
8. The Grub Fest
The most exciting of all festivals is returning to Delhi with live music to trip on, amazing food counters and so much more. The Grub Fest brings out the best in us by offering us the best food. The variety and quality of the outlets is what draws the crowds to JLN stadium in large numbers during the festival.
|Head To||JLN Stadium|
|dates||27th – 29th October|
|Explore||The Grub Fest|
9. World Food India 2017
Brought to us by the combined efforts of Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) and Government of India, World Food India 2017 is going to be an event of international scale. The idea of WFI 2017 is to provide global businesses with a platform to explore Indian market across the value chain in food processing and allied industries, which will give you insights about everything you need to know about food.
|Head To||Vigyan Bhawan|
|dates||3rd – 5th November|
|Explore||World Food India 2017|
10. ELP (Eat Love Party) Food Fest
Eat Love Party comes to you with all the international selections in their bag. Here is to three days of fun and frolic with your friends and frenemies. The fun will begin when you dig into that favourite dish with that favourite someone!
|Head To||Expo Centre Noida|
|dates||3rd – 5th November|
|Explore||The Elp Food Fest|
11. World Cuisine Festival
Go Buzzinga is coming up with another food festival where top and famous cuisines from all over the world will be served. We hope that we get to discover some really delicious and offbeat dishes from different parts of the world.
|Head To||DLF Place, Saket|
|dates||3rd – 5th November 2017|
12. Horn OK Please – Food Truck Festival
The Original Food Truck Festival which will bring you the best food trucks serving mouth-watering grub. Dessert carts serving delicious desserts like waffles, ice cream, crepes. Accompany your chilled beer and fun cocktails with amazing band performances.
|Head To||JLN Stadium, Fifth Avenue Lodi Colony Road, New Delhi, India 110003|
|dates||4th & 5th November 2017|
|Explore||Horn Ok Please – Food Truck Festival|
13. The Palate Fest
The 6th edition of Palate Fest is back and we can’t keep calm. This was the first food and music festival to ever enter Delhi. Palate Fest brings all the latest cafes, delis, restaurants, bakeries, brands, and the hottest musicians from the country under one roof every single time.
|Head To||Nehru Park|
|dates||17th – 19th November|
|Explore||The Palate Fest|
14. The Delhi Food Truck Festival
The two days of Delhi Food Truck Festival is going to be crazy and promises to blow our minds. This time they are proposing to provide a mix of good food, eclectic music and some amazingly entertaining activities for all foodies in attendance.
|Head To||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Lodi Road, New Delhi|
|dates||11 & 12 Nov|
|Explore||Delhi Food Truck Festival|
15. Delhi Street Food Fest
When it comes to chatpate snacks, Delhi Street Food Festival is the ultimate place to get all the flavours together. The festival will club 40 iconic places that serve chaats and snacks from across the country for all the chatores. From kebabs to biryanis, to kachoris and samosas, they will have it all!
|Head To||Expo Centre Noida|
|dates||1st – 3rd December|
|Explore||Delhi Street Food Fest|
16. Delhi Pet Fed 2017
Pet Fed is back with their 4th Edition which is India’s Biggest Pet Festival. Its not important to have a pet for entry. Even if you don’t have a pet you can still in for the cutest weekend ever. Play Areas, Pet’s Got Talent, Security Dog Show, Cat Zone, food stalls and much more!
Head to NSIC Okhla, New Delhi
17. Delhi Comic Con
With the excitement building up already and people sewing together their costumes, we’re are all looking forward to the seventh edition of Delhi Comic Con. The festival brings with itself various new pop-ups and new food brands for all the cosplayers and visitors. Plus, you can always go to Kalkaji to catch a bitei, later!
|Head To||NSIC Exhibition Grounds|
|dates||15th – 17th December|
|Explore||Delhi Comic Con|
18. Dessertarian Fest
Here is a festival for every person driven by the desires of their sweet tooth. The Dessertarian Fest is coming back to City Walk for the second edition with more sugary delights! There’s going to be an array of desserts to choose from and it’s going to be the ultimate destination for dessert lovers. Sweet!
|Head To||Select City Walk, Saket|
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