.FEST Concludes: Shankar, Ehsaan, Loy Win Hearts

Bhubaneswar: The first edition of.FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival) organized by Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourism came to a rousing conclusion tonight as musical geniuses Shankar, Ehsaan & Loy delivered a performance that was all heart and soul. 30,000 fans gathered on the last day of .FEST that saw 500,000 visitors over the course of the […]

Patha Utsav Brings Patriotism, Hockey to Janpath

Bhubaneswar: The popular weekend street festival of the city Patha Utsav celebrated the day on Janpath with multiple themes like hockey and patriotism, but participation of the brass band of Border Security Force (BSF) and Naval Veterans Club Odisha at the special edition of the event on the concluding day of the .FEST, made the […]

Bhubaneswar Partied Like Never Before at .FEST

Bhubaneswar: Day 15 of .FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival) continued to draw audiences in as popular EDM artistes DJ Willy & Teju thousand ecstatic fans. An initiative organized by Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourism, the evening was a delight for lovers of EDM, hip-hop, rock, Punjabi and Bollywood music. DJ Willy is one of the most […]

Farhan Akhtar Woos Odisha Live in Concert at .FEST

Bhubaneswar: The first edition of .FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival)organized by Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourismreached a fever pitch crescendo tonight,as Bollywood star, singer, song-writer, director and actor Farhan Akhtar gave a powerful packed performance. A sea of over 30,000 people welcomed him with a roaring cheer as he took the stage with his accompanying […]

Hip-Hop & Pop-Rock Continues at Day 13 of .FEST

Bhubaneshwar: Yesterday at .FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival), that offers visitors from all over the country the best in terms of Food, Entertainment, Storytelling and Trail saw them grooving to the music of Ankur Tewari & The Ghalat Family. The fun-filled evening also saw an electrifying dance performance by V Dance Company which had everyone in awe […]

.FEST Offers City Bands a Platform to Showcase Their Talent

Bhubaneswar: Day 11 of .FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival) continued to drawaudiences in thousands whowere left amazed by the performances at the festival.Today visitors to the festival witnessed a thrilling competition between local school and non-school rock bands in Bhubaneswar Bandwidth – Drumming Up for Glory. An initiative organized by Bhubaneswar Development Authority and Odisha Tourism, the […]

Indian Hockey Team Attends .FEST Sufi Night

Bhubaneswar: Beating all the Monday blues .FEST (Bhubaneshwar City Festival) presented a soulful Sufi experiences to the audiences that gathered in thousands to enjoy a blissful performance. Known for his mesmerizing voice Odisha born singer, Rituraj gave one of his best performances at the festival. He performed songs like Adhuri Zindagi, Piya Re, Galliyan and Muskurane Ki […]

Senior Citizens Enjoy .FEST

Bhubaneswar: To ensure that every section of the city’s residents is a part of the ongoing .FEST Bhubaneswar Development Authority today facilitated the participation of senior citizens in the festival. More than twenty members of city based NGO working for senior citizens – Silver Age Foundation for Elders enjoyed the Sufi recitals by Rituraj and […]

Bhufesto International Storytelling Festival Concluded

Bhubaneswar : The one of a kind International Storytelling Festival – BhuFeSto concluded today. Children from 15 schools in the city and their parents turned up in hundreds over the course of the festival to listen to internationally renowned storytellers. The five days long festival hosted around 16 storytellers and their troupes from all over […]

Coke Studio Presents Clinton Cerejo at .FEST

Bhubaneswar: Day 6 of the inaugural edition of.FEST (Bhubaneswar City Festival) hosted yet another lively crowd who witnessed a splendid opening act by talented Odisha born singer, Rojalin Sahu. What followed was a memorable experience for the ten thousand plus audience as Clinton Cerejo and the Band performed and captivated them on the Coke Studio stage. As […]