More famously known as the Camel Festival, this vibrant and psychedelic festival is organized every January by the Department of Tourism, Government of Rajasthan. This festival celebrates the ship of the desert, the Camel which has been for generations been a critical mode of transportation for the people of this region.
Every year, thousands of enthusiastic tourists and locals arrive into Bikaner for this festival which consists of a variety of cultural activities, shows, games and performances. The festival kick starts with a colorful parade of camels that are beautifully adorned with the best textiles and decorations. During the evenings, people get to watch some of the best folk artists of Rajasthan perform mesmerizing dances and sing heart wrenching desert yore.