Cultural & Traditional Festivals
Shakrain This event occurs annually in the capital, Dhaka, more specifically at the Old Town at the end of the Bengali month ‘Poush.’ The event is also known as ‘Poush Shankranti.’ It is a Kite festival. The skies of Old Town are crowded with colorful kites. This festival is very old and traditional. People from various places come to the Old Town to enjoy the scenes. The event starts from the afternoon. At evening, there are fireworks everywhere to maximize the pleasure. Delicious refreshments and DJ program are organized. Everyone drink and dance throughout the evening.