Makar Sakranti Events in Ahmedabad that you shouldn't miss!

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Kai Po Che!! No no!! We are not talking about the movie; however, we are excited about the upcoming festival of kites. Makar Sankranti or Uttarayan, as some may say, is right around the corner. It is the season of chikkis and the world-famous Undhiyu! Vibrant kites covering the sky, and the terrace filled with friends and family. But for people whose family is not in the city or you wish to do something different, here is a list of Makar Sakranti Events in Ahmedabad.

International Kite Festival

Every year, this is the biggest festival for all the kite flying enthusiasts across the globe. You can witness unique creations by kite flyers and be wowed by the most unusual kites. There will be several cultural programs held during this festival.

When: 7 - 13 January

Where: Sabarmati Riverfront

Time: 10 am - 5 pm

Sprint by RTC Ahmedabad

Looking for Makar Sakranti events in Ahmedabad? This year experience Uttarayan in the old city charm of Ahmedabad. You get to devour delicious homemade snacks while flying a kite in a heritage home. Enjoy this day with the RTC community and meet like-minded people. 

Meet up Point: Paldi Riverfront Parking

When: 12 January

Time: 2.30 pm onwards

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SR Kite Ride

How does a cycle ride to celebrate Makar Sankranti sound to you? Sunday riders will celebrate this day with a 20 km ride with music, fun, selfies and of course kite flying. If you don’t own a cycle, no worries, you can even rent one from them at a nominal charge of Rs. 350.

Where: Sunday Riders, Vastrapur

When: 12 January

Time: 6 am

Cost: Rs. 150

Maha Undhiya Party - Kite Festival

Uttarayan celebration without Undhiyu is incomplete. Relish unlimited Undhiyu, Jalebi, and poori while flying kites, playing games and other fun-loving activities.

Where: Babylon club

When: 12 January

Time: 11 am - 3 pm

How do you plan on celebrating Makar Sankranti? Let us know in the comments.