This Diwali, here’s where all the action is. Grab your family and friends, go attend one {or all} of these melas and make it a Diwali to remember.

Sunder Nagar Mela

The Diwali mela at Sunder Nagar has been taking place every year for over 50 years. This one’s the real deal, complete with a giant wheel, Columbus ride, chuski wallas, fun games with exciting prizes, shopping stalls {this includes, candles, diyas, clothes and other knick knacks} and, of course, a plethora of food stalls. Indulge in a range of street food including rolls, momos and chaat.

When: Oct 22 – 23, 4pm – 11pm

Where: Sunder Nagar Park

Nearest Metro Station: Pragati Maidan

Blind School Mela

One of the most popular melas in the city, The Blind School Mela this year will have traditional clothes, ornaments, home décor, feng shui items, dry flowers and handmade chocolates on offer, in addition to the usual collection of designer diyas, lanterns, hanging lights, candles and lots of colourful decor for your home.

When: Oct 21 – 27; 12pm – 10pm

Where: Blind Relief Association Campus, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg {near Oberoi Hotel}

Nearest Metro Station: JLN Stadium

Price: Free entry

Find out more here.

Featured photo source: Ramnath Bhat via Wikimedia Commons [CC BY 2.0]