Street Carnival in Pokhara

Pokhara Street Festival

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,…
Cultural in Pokhara

Bagh Jatra

Every August, Pokhara’s Newari community celebrates this three-day festival that recalls the slaying of a deadly marauding tiger.
New Year in Pokhara

Phewa Festival

Celebrations for the Nepali New Year, in April, organised by the Pokhara hotel association to promote tourism.
Religious in Pokhara


Tibetan Buddhists hold celebrations and masked dances at gompas around Pokhara in January/February.