Shakrain Festival

When > 13-14 Jan

Where > Old Dhaka, Bangladesh

What > Shakrine known in old Dhaka as “Poush-shonkranti” where the occasion is celebrated with traditional foods, gifts, fair and many others things. The event also features cultural programs, musical events. People fly kites all day long and they specially prepare those kites with different colors, ribbons. It is tradition of Bengali people. The event is hosting by Shakrain: the Old Dhaka Carnival. Its a very joyful event for old Dhaka people.

Time > 09:00-22:00

Entry > Free

More Info > @Shakrain (Facebook)



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