The season of dandiya raas is right here. It’s time to dig out the beautiful and colorful dresses and do some rehearsals before heading out on the dance floor! Navaratri is not only about dancing or playing garba, it’s about meeting old and new people, eating out, sharing food and favorite steps and making memories of the 9 days full of laughter and fun starting from 21st September to 30th September 2017.
Most of you will be now planning to head out and buy the pass for 9 days of fun. Worry not, we have you covered right here. Here are some of the best mandals listed for you to visit in Mumbai to play the navaratri. Check it out!!
1. Ruparel Navratri Utsav With Falguni Pathak 2017
No Navaratri is complete without the dandiya queen. Falguni Pathak and dandiya have become synonyms now. She will be performing for the 2nd consecutive year in Borivali West this year at the Late Pramod Mahajan Ground. The ground is considered to be one of the biggest ground of Maharashtra. The location is also ideal to grab quick bites and eat some really interesting foods. This group is also famous for having Bollywood celebrities like Salman Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Alia bhatt, Malika Sherawat, etc. who visit the venue during this festival.
Location: Late Shri Pramod Mahajan Sports Complex, Next To Vasant Complex, New Link Road, Mahavir Nagar, Borivali West
Cost for daily pass: Starting from Rs. 700 onwards
2. Rangilo Re – The Most Luxurious Navratri Festival In Mumbai
If you like contemporary and luxurious reinvention of Navratri this venue is just for you! Brought to you by Nesco Events with the star performer of Rangilo Re is the singing sensation – Parthiv Gohil. Get ready to get pampered with an air-conditioned ambiance, ample parking, folk musicians, handicraft stalls, ethnic tattoo stalls, creche facilities, and authentic Gujarati cuisine.
Location: Rangilo Re, Nesco Center, Western Express Highway, Goregaon East, Mumbai
Cost for pass: Starting from Rs.250 onwards
3. MeeRas Navratri 2017
If you are fan of Preeti Pinky (the duo singers who sang “Piya piya”) then get ready to groove on these bollywood numbers at the Kutchi ground in Borivali. Along with maintaining the folk and culture of Garba and dandiya, MeeRas Navratri will add more fun to this festival by having a fusion of religion and music!
Location: Kutchi Ground, Near Aura Hotel, Link Road, Borivali West, Mumbai
Cost for Pass: Starting from Rs.200 onwards
4. Naidu Club Kora kendra Navratri 2017
Korakendra Navratri is the only garba event in Mumbai which has same venue and same management from last 13 years. Participants from all over Mumbai come and play Garba and Dandiya in their most vibrant and colorful dresses at Kora Kendra grounds. The venue has wooden flooring area of 1lac sq ft. for dancing with the capacity of 24000-30000 people per day. Various television & Bollywood artists and celebrities make their presence. Lot of movie promotions are also done here along with renowned celebrities visiting the venue.
Location: Kora Kendra Ground 2, Rm Bhattad Rd, Haridas Nagar, Borivali West, Mumbai
Cost for Pass: Rs. 400 onwards
5. Raas Rang Thane 2017
Dance to the beats of Dandiya King Naitik Nagda at the Raas Rang Navratri. If you live in the central and eastern suburbs of Mumbai, this venue is just perfect for you.
Location: Modella Mill Compound Thane, Mumbai
Cost for Pass: Rs.250 onwards
6. Purple Blue Events & Ideas presents Radiance Dandiya
Are you looking for comfort dancing in the Ac Ballroom of the 5 star hotel? Join Radiance dandiya at hotel Sahara star, vile parle. The team comprises of singers like Falguni Brahmabhatt, Chetan Gadhavi, Devangi Patel, Manish Parekh and more. Get set for a grand dandiya evening with facilities like centrally ac enclosure, valet parking, celebrity spotting and 5 star luxury experience at affordable price.
Location: Hotel Sahara Star, Near Domestic Airport, Airport Rd, Vile Parle East, Mumbai
Cost for Pass: Rs.700 onwards
7. Navratri Jalsa 2017
Well if you are Bollywood fan and want to relive the voice of Bhoomi Trivedi (singer of Ram Chahe Leela and Udi Udi Jaye) then get ready! Bhoomi has also been one of the finalists of Indian Idol 5 and has sang other famous songs and item numbers in Bollywood. Not only this, Jalsa 2017 will also be featuring famous artists and musicians from Bollywood.
Location: Tobacco House, S.V. Road, Indira Nagar, Vile Parle West, Mumbai
Cost for Pass: Rs.200 onwards
8. Raas Leela Navratri 2017
Get ready to groove with the famous musician and singer Musa Paik and Neeta Parikh who are also famous for playing innovative songs and music for Navratri. Indulge in the traditional garba mode at Borivali from 21st September onwards.
Location: Saibaba Nagar, Saibaba Mandir Road, Borivali (West), Next to Anandi Bai Kale Collage, Near Kerkars Gym, Mumbai
Cost for Pass: Rs. 300 onwards
9. Rajmahal’s Silent Garba
Well, if you are the one who doesn’t like too much noise, then Rajmahal’s Silent Garba is here for you. With the changing times, the event supports prevention of noise and sound pollution but also maintain the culture and heritage of Garba Raas. Get the authentic feel of Gujrat’s Garba as you will encounter live and experienced performers directly from Gujrat here in Mumbai. Enjoy the authentic live garba till 10pm and then put the headphones on and enjoy the silent garba till 2am!!
Location: Link House, 1st floor and 2nd floor, New Link Road, Rajan Pada, Chincholi Bunder, Malad West, Mumbai
Cost for Pass: Rs.1500 onwards
So get set to dance and rock this Navratri. If you plan to not go out and play in your locality, worry not, we have you covered! Just click on the playlist below and dance on!