Lakeside comes alive with a festive spirit during this annual event (28 December to 1 January), when the main strip closes to traffic as restaurants set up tables on the road. Visitors cram the street to enjoy food,…
Every August, Pokhara’s Newari community celebrates this three-day festival that recalls the slaying of a deadly marauding tiger.
Celebrations for the Nepali New Year, in April, organised by the Pokhara hotel association to promote tourism.
Tibetan Buddhists hold celebrations and masked dances at gompas around Pokhara in January/February.