November is here… it’s time to go for Shillong’s fourth Cherry Blossom Festival. This beautiful festival is held every year to celebrate the unique autumn flowering of the Himalayan cherry blossoms along with several mind blowing cultural events. this year Cherry blossom festival 2019 will be from 13 to 16 November at various venues in Shillong.
Wed, November 13- Sat, November 16, 2019
This is the only autumn cherry blossom festival in the world that celebrates the flowering of Himalayan Cherry Blossoms.
Come, celebrate the colourful days.
The festival will be held in different venues, namely the Polo 5th Ground, JN Stadium, State Convention Centre, Golf Course and Indoor Stadium Polo. Live music gigs, a beauty pageant, and stalls showcasing the cuisine, wine, arts and craft of the region are some of the attractions of Cherry blossom festival.
Along with these, there will be a rock concert, , choir performances, bicycle rallies, traditional folk music, unplugged western music and dance performances from all over Northeast India storytelling sessions of local and world folktales.
The India International Cherry Blossom Festival Shillong 2019 a finger tips away and here are some signature events!
Day 1 (Nov 13) – Fashion Show | Unplugged Music | Nostalgia Music (Elvis and Beatles)
Day 2 (Nov 14) – Colours of North East | DJ Music (DJ Daffy) | LG XBOOM Karaoke Contest
Day 3 (Nov 15)- Cosplay | Miss Cherry Blossom | Mrs Shillong | Rock Show
Day 4 ( Nov 16)- Football | Korean Films | K-Pop (Jang Han-byul) -former vocalist of LEDApple
Here are some of the very best tourist attractions in Shillong, Meghalaya. to witness the ethereal beauty of the hill station.
Air Force Museum
All Saints Cathedral
Phan Nonglait Park
Mawphlang Sacred Forest
David Scott Trail
Mary Help for Christian Cathedral
Don Bosco Museum
Rhino Heritage Museum
Lady Hydari Park
Spread Eagle Falls
The Grand Madina Masjid
Ever Living Museum