Rose Festival in Chandigarh Information 2014
With the spring clearing up and roses in their full bloom, the beautiful city Chandigarh still smells of the rose post the beautiful and grand Rose Festival that take place. Chandigarh Rose Festival is one of the greatest and important festivals in the city. Before the festival, the administration of Chandigarh made all preparation to beautify this beautiful Rose Garden and the Leisure valley, so as to host the fair successfully. The Chandigarh Administration is organizing Chandigarh Rose Festival from 21st to 23rd February, 2014 at Rose Garden and Leisure Valley,
Earlier it is called as the Rose Festival; it is now mentioned as the Festival Of Gardens. It is started with the objective to promote the crowd in the city to come to the rose garden and take a look at the wonderful different variety of flowers. The fair increased a huge popularity among the crowd not only in Indi but also outside the country as well. It is three days show that is celebrated in great pomp and fun. The cool and relaxed weather just sets in that ideal atmosphere for the fair to go on. The rose festival comes in with the prospect to take a look at the diverse kinds of roses, showcased here from white, yellow, red to pink and so on, to take part at the various kinds of contests like flower arrangements contest, flower cutting contests, lie down in the fragrance of number of roses, children or youngsters compete in the painting competition and other various contests.
The Rose festival starts from 21th February, 2014. Chandigarh Rose Garden has been separated in 10 sections for the 3days fair. These parts are not only for roses but also for medicinal plants, musical fountains, scrubs, children’s play area and a hillock. Roundabout footpaths take flower devotees past well prepared flower beds; all are marked with its species name. There are some odd names specified to the rose varieties such as Dorothy Peach, Wild Plum, City Of Belfast, Canadian Centenary, Louisiana, American Heritage, Oklahoma, Delhi Prince, Lover’s Meeting, Careless love, Love Me Tender, Hippie Girl, King’s Ransom, Dulhan and Only You and so on.
The Chandigarh Rose Festival, 2014 edition will also see musical nights, food streets, comedy shows, concerts and also other various competitions. It is also said by the Chandigarh Tourism Secretary Ram Niwas that there are some live performances as well by popular singers such as Babu Maan, Sartaj, Sukhbir, Gurdas Maan, Gippy Grewal, Sukhwinder, Sherry Maan, Diljit Dosanj, Yuvraj Hans, Kanth Kaler, Manmohan Waris & Kamal Heer, Preet Harpal, Garry Sandhu, Jaswinder Narula, Miss Pooja, who will perform on 23rd February, 2014. will add the charisma to the fair.
The entry fee is Rs50 for each per participants. You can purchase the forms from the Rose Graden ON 22nd and 23rd February, 2014. Every participant will come with the painting material and also board of your choices. The festival held from 21 to 23 February, 2014, at Chandigarh Rose Garden in Sector 16.