Entering its 10th edition this year, Sula Vineyards’ Sula Fest is back with a bang. Here’s why you should be making a beeline for it…
In 2008, when the SulaFest was held for the first time at Sula Vineyards in Nashik, some 300 odd people showed upÂ toÂ enjoy the music, food and wine fiesta. In a quantum leap nine years later, more than 15,000 guests are expected to attend Sula Fest’s biggest show ever.Â With each passing year, its popularity has grown multi-fold; last year Sula sold close to one million cases of wine. Did Rajeev Samant envision Sula Fest to grow to these proportions? Whether he did or not,Â theÂ cool, open-air amphitheater at the vineyard is the idealÂ setting for the upcoming festivities. Here’s what’s in store for you….
HIGH ON MUSIC
The hugely-popular indie rock band from London, Bloc Party, make their debut this year. Then there’s the Electronica duo from Israel, Infected Mushroom, who have already performed at bigger festivals like Coachella and Burning Man.Â Since it’s Sula’s 10th anniversary, the first day of the event, FebruaryÂ 3rd will be dedicated toÂ homegrown talent like Nucleya, The Raghu Dixit Project and Indian Ocean. BesidesÂ an additional stageÂ with chill and electro acoustic music, there will also beÂ a Rise n Shine Contest for budding musicians and bands from India.
FOOD AND MOREÂ
If you get tired with all the foot tapping, big band musicÂ and dancing, you can stop and grab a tastyÂ bite from the 30+ food stalls that includeÂ Bombay Food Truck, Busago, Mainland China, Maroosh and Woodside Inn.
All this paired with lots of wine from Sula and cold pressed juices from Raw Pressery, willÂ get you up and
To mark 10 successful years of Sula Fest, the winery isÂ launching a “10th anniversary limited edition bottle”. WhatÂ else?Â AÂ run, yoga classes, foot massages, tarot reading, wine tours and tastings, grape stomping and a whole lot of other activities to keep you happily occupied. And theÂ Tent City is back â€“Â bigger and better. If after all this, you are in need of retail therapy, pay a visit toÂ the SulaFest Bazaar where you’ll find plenty of wares to tempt you.Â For more information, see:Â http://www.sulafest.netÂ