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Dance On The Beach Or Run A Marathon: Here's How You Can Have A Hatke Holi

Raisa posted on 27 February

Rainbow Run

Have a fit, colourful Holi. Join a bunch of runners at the 5K Marathon run around the gorgeous Victoria Memorial on Holi morning. Pro or amateur, everyone can join in. It’s not a race, everyone who finishes the race will get a medal so join in for something hatke this Holi. Get all the deetz here.

Arty Party

This Holi get super creative. use the colours not to splash each other but to creat ebeautiful works sof art. Art Rickshaw is going to have a series of workshops for kids, adults and everyone in between. Make some colourful masterpieces {finger painting for the kids and canvas painting for the adults!} and explore your inner Michaelangelo. Check out all the details here.

Classes & Workshops

49-B, 2nd Floor, Hindustan Park, Gariahat, Kolkata

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Water Babies

Water babies, Aquatica has an insane wet water bash planned this Holi. Besides their usual attractions, they’re going to have a rain dance with a DJ belting out some insane tracks to get you in the mood. They are also going to put up a selfie booth so you can capture your colurful memories. Buy tickets here and find out more here.

Parks

Kouchpukur, P.O. Hathgachia, Near Rajarhat Township, Kolkata

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Neon Is The New Black

Ditch the regular colours and join this neon paint fight instead! The Golden Glow Resort is throwing a first-of-its-kind neon paint party. Besides that, there’ll also be a rain dance, water balloons, and tons of street food {think puchkas and thandai!}. Entry for couples is INR 1,499 including snacks and lunch. Find out more here.

Resorts

Dr. B.C Roy Road,, Dingelpota, West Bengal

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Have A Herbal Holi

Paranoid about Holi colours ruining your skin, hair and nails? Stress no more! PC Chandra Gardens is hosting a ‘herbal Holi’ to make sure you can have all the fun without all the hassle of permanent colours. They’re also going to have mud pools you can squelch around in, a rain dance and bhaang. Check it out here!

Event Venues

144, Arupota, E.M. Bypass, Opp. Science City, Dhapa, Kolkata

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Holi On The Beach

Ditch the city, drive down to Mandarmani for the long weekend. You get to party not just one day, but for the whole weekend. Retreat Hotels has an insane Holi package for INR 5,000 which may seem a little steep but it includes stay for 2 nights and 3 days including seafood buffets for all meals! You have to check it out here.