Do you enjoy celebrations and being a part of it , If yes, then the city will surprise you with its colorful and frolic festivals. Munnar offers visitors a rich array of events and festivals throughout the year that highlight its unique cultural identity and history. Here are the famous events and Munnar Festivals .
- Munnar Mela
- Munnar Flower Show
- Munnar Panchayat Mela
- Aadi Celebration
- Pongal Celebration
- Onam Celebration
- Karthika Vilakku
Munnar Mela is celebrated every year. This Mela is intended to boost up business in this region. People from nearby places come to Munnar to add colour to this mela. Munnar Flower Show is another attraction that fascinates the tourists. Munnar, being the paradise of flowers, offers a wide variety of roses, dianthuses, dahlias, carnation flowers and innumerable local varieties of flowers.
The Munnar Grama Panchayat gives the residents of Munnar a chance to express their artistic and physical abilities by conducting competitions in arts and sports during the panchayat mela as Munnar Festivals .
Onam is the biggest festival of the state of Kerala which falls during the Malayali month of Chingam (August to September) and marks the homecoming of legendary King Mahabali. This ten day celebration is one of the most lively events of the year which includes religious ceremonies, feasting, dancing, music performances and singing.
The snake-boat races that take place along the palm-fringed lagoons are among the most exciting of the Munnar Festivals ‘s events.
Pongal is a traditional Munnar Festivals , and is one of the most important festivals in the Hindu calendar year. Much of munnar’s population lives in rural and agricultural communities, and so this harvest festival is both relevant and popular. This festival celebrates the changing of the seasons. This celebration includes the celebration of the harvests and it also notes that the Monsoon season in Kerala is over for the year.