Biggest Music Fests in Northeast India

Ziro Festival is known for its breathtaking natural backdrop and an eclectic mix of indie, folk, and rock music. It provides a platform for local and national artists to showcase their talent amidst the lush green landscapes of Arunachal Pradesh.

Ziro Festival of Music

Part of the popular NH7 Weekender series, this festival brings together a diverse range of musical genres, from rock and pop to electronic and indie. It's a two-day celebration of music and culture in the "Scotland of the East."

NH7 Weekender Shillong

The Orange Festival celebrates the orange harvest in Arunachal Pradesh and features a mix of traditional tribal music, rock, and electronic music. It offers a unique cultural experience in the midst of orange orchards.

Orange Festival

This festival is a haven for guitar enthusiasts and music lovers. It showcases the talent of local and international guitarists through workshops, performances, and jam sessions.

Shillong International Guitar Festival

While not exclusively a music festival, the Hornbill Festival features a significant musical component. It offers a glimpse into Naga tribal culture and includes traditional music and dance performances alongside modern musical acts.

Hornbill Festival

The Manipur Sangai Festival is a cultural extravaganza that includes music, dance, and various art forms. It provides a platform for local and national artists to display their talents.

Manipur Sangai Festival

Tawang Festival is a celebration of the region's culture and heritage, featuring traditional music and dance performances along with contemporary musical acts, making it a must-visit for music and culture enthusiasts.

Tawang Festival