Five upcoming social events in India 2017
India has always been a place to welcome culture, tradition, and people from other countries and a lot of social events have been hosted in the country in the past few years. The best way of understanding some culture is obviously through its music. 2016 has given us a number of massive social events namely Sunburn Arena with Martin Garrix, Steven Wilson headlining NH7 Weekender which firms its roots all over the country once every year and also to mention the Global Citizen Event featuring Jay Z, Demi Lavato and headliners Coldplay which marked a foot fall of around 80000+ including more or less all Bollywood celebrities for the cause. As we proceed towards the end of 2017, Whats The hype will highlight all the upcoming social events this year thats gonna be big.
5. Sunburn – Vagator, Goa
All the hardcore electronic music fans understand and cherish the value of December cause they know how their year is going to end. Sunburn, majorly being an electronic music festival has recently achieved the cult status of the world’s 9th best dance festival. The big social event is a intimidating party of unlimited quality music, entertainment, food and shopping. Goa and Sunburn, always mark a better love story than Twilight.
4. Ultra Music Festival, 2017 The Chainsmokers Tour, Mumbai & New Delhi
After pop star Justin Bieber’s India performance and Tomorrowland 2017 getting over a few weeks ago, the famous Grammy winning American DJ duo, The Chainsmokers, will be performing in Mumbai and New Delhi on 7th and 8th September. On their Indian tour, The Chainsmokers will be accompanied by many other international DJs and artists. It is speculated that Priyanka Chopra, who collaborated with the duo for Erase, might also join them on stage. The tickets are priced at Rs. 2,500 onwards and is for you to book on Bookmyshow.com. Who all wants the dates to come closer?
3. NH7 Weekender, 2017 – Pune & Meghalaya
Bacardi NH7 Weekender to be specific is back with its yearly event which the world waits for. This time it hits Pune (8-10 December) and Meghalaya (27-28 October) with its superb line up that can no way disappoint the fans. To bring in the excitement, we’ve already experienced a kickass pre-party at Terra Mayaa, Guwahati on 2nd September featuring Dj Xavier. With the dominance of such a quality line up namely The Indian Ocean, Baiju Dharmajan Syndicate, Skyharbour and The Local Train is not enough because Steve Vai will be the man to end the final day. The tickets prices are listed to be Rs. 2250 (Regular Season) Rs. 1250 (Under 21 Season) in Meghalaya and Rs. 3000 (Regular Season) Rs. 2000 (Under 21 Season) in Pune. Go get yours!
2. Ed Sheeran’s India Concert – Mumbai
Ed Sheeran’s popular album named Divide which featured the song Shape of You has already pushed the expectations from him. The man who was last here in 2015 will be back again on November 19 at the Jio Garden in Bandra Kurla Complex in order to promote his third studio album (Divide) and also offer a great evening to his fans. “We look forward to welcoming Ed Sheeran and are committed to ensure that the event is a phenomenal success,” BookMyShow’s Kunal Khambhati told IANS. Book your tickets on BookMyShow.com starting from Rs. 4750 and experience a phenomenal ambiance at the BKC Gardens.
1. Dream Theatre Live – Mumbai
This is what was people waiting for! Mumbai-based events agency Opium Events recently confirmed the arrival of American prog band Dream Theatre that will make their India debut on 8th October, 2017. Organiser Cyrus Gorimar from Opium Events stated, “I tried to get them down in 2007 but it didn’t work out for whatever reason. I’ve kept trying and this past April I tried again and finally got them.” The prog rock giants will perform Mumbai’s MMRDA Grounds on October 8th as part of their “Images, Words & Beyond” 25th Anniversary World Tour. The ticket price ranges between Rs. 3600 – Rs. 25,200. Pack your bags for the time of your life!