One of the most happening & the most sought-after events in the South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh is the Deccan Festival. The festival brings life to the city of Hyderabad with the beats that are played at this festival. The festival is a five-day long festival that reflects the culture of the Deccan. Apart from cultural music, other spotlights of this festival are arts, crafts, and the popular Nawabi cuisine of Hyderabad. Deccan Festival is an annual festival that is organized by the Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation. Every year this festival invites musicians to manifest their talent and art.
Other cultural programs include the traditional Ghazals, Qawalis, Mushairas & Poetry Session. Hyderabad is well-known in the world for its Tehzeeb and because of this reason, this festival becomes an opportunity for artists nationwide to show the Tehzeeb (mannerism) that is present in their art. This festival creates an atmosphere that gives numerous reasons to people all across India to attend this festival. This festival is blessed by the presence of legendary artists come from all parts to Hyderabad for becoming a part of the proceedings.
Other attractions include the fair of pearls and bangles, the rich collection of lustrous pearls, jewelry, accessories & multicolored bangles. Hyderabadi cuisines that are renowned all over the world is what one can get to eat at this festival as all the famous relishing dishes are present at this festival. This year the festival will begin on 25th of February and will end on 31st February.