About Carnival


The 3rd Mussoorie Winterline Carnival is being held at Mussoorie between 25th to 30th December, 2015. A mix of musical and cultural performances, fun games and other enthralling activities this event is expected to make the new year vacations a memorable experience for tourists.

This 5-day gala event will be a star studded one with renowned artists such as Mohit Chauhan, Nizami Bandhu, Narendra Singh Negi, performing over the course of the carnival.

This event is named as Winterline Carnival because this event seeks to celebrate and promote the famous  Winterline this is visible every winter evening only from two places in the world one is Mussoorie and other is Burn valley in Switzerland.

Winterline is a unique phenomenon this is visible during the evening when as the sun goes down below the Shivalik ranges the western horizon, visible from Mussoorie, is a filled with various shades of yellow, red and orange above a grey, and mauve coloured strip. This grey and mauve coloured strip appears like a false horizon and is referred to as the winterline It is so beautiful to watch that the onlookers are completely spellbound.

The entire town would bear a festive look during this event and the entire Mall road as well as all the shops and hotels would be nicely decorated. The carnival promises to attract people of all ages and has been planned to cater to diverse interests of the tourists.

For music lovers, every evening will be a special one with live performances by some of the most well known artists of the country. While in places such as New Delhi and Mumbai people have to shell out a lot of money for such performances but during this carnival the entry fee has been kept very low.

Quiz, treasure hunt and other games for would be organized every afternoon for Children and youth.

A photo gallery of Mussoorie history would attract those interested in the chronicles of this town. Book lovers get a lifetime opportunity to share a cup of tea with the famous Mussoorie based author Ruskin Bond.

For sports and adventure enthusiasts Mussoorie Car Rally, vintage car rally as well as marathon would be the major attractions.

It must be mentioned that the first and second Winterline Carnival that was organized during 2013 & 2014 was a mega success. Artists of national and international fame including Arijit Singh, Sivamani, Bickram Ghosh, Lucky Ali, Bobby Cash, Badshah, Anushka Manchanda, K K, Namrta Rai, Shibani Kashyap had performed during these events.