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The much-awaited Ziro music festival is a popular event for all music lovers across the country. The dates of this year's edition of the festival have finally been revealed and we recommend that you make your booking as soon as possible!

Why go to Ziro music festival?

Apart from the music and dance, a reason why many music lovers visit this event is for its extremely beautiful location. You can camp for four days in a picturesque green valley in Lower Subansiri District of Arunachal Pradesh.

If you haven't been to the North East yet, this is the perfect time to go. For all the music lovers, the place is like heaven. There will be two stages which will host 40 acts and will have an attendance of 6,000 music lovers. The Ziro festival is one of the best places to meet people with similar music taste as yours.

A bit of history

The concept of the festival was created by Bobby Hano and Menwhopause guitarist Anup Kutty in 2012. Since then, a large number of popular Indie artists have become a part of the festival.

In the last six years, the Ziro Music Festival has attained the status of one of the most popular music festivals in India. Every year, a diverse set of people meet up here to share their love for music.

When is it held?

The Ziro music festival will be held on the weekend between September 27 to 30, which means you can easily be a part of this event without having to worry about extra holidays.

The entry ticket for the festival can be bought from the official website at Rs 5,000 which will give you access to the venue during all four days. There are other options like BYOT (Bring Your Own Tent) which can be explored.

If you plan to stay in a guest house or hotel close to the venue, then you can opt for that as well. Apart from this, there are several travel groups which are providing a package including a road trip to Ziro as well as an entry pass to the festival.

In short, there are multiple options out there that you can choose according to your comfort and budget. For any other information, visit the official website of Ziro Music Festival 2018.