Spring Fest 2018 of IIT Kharagpur happening from 25th to 27th of January, 2019
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Spring Fest is the annual social and cultural fest of Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. With a footfall of more than 40000, Spring Fest is one of the largest of its kind in Asia to be organized entirely by students. Enthusiastic participants from almost 200 major colleges of India throng to Kharagpur to this 3-day celebration of fun and frolic. Spring Fest 2019 will be the 60th edition of the fest and is happening from 25th to 27th of January, 2019.
Spring Fest conducts a multitude of events encompassing 10 genres and more than 100 events are contested among the best in India with a total cash prize worth around INR 25 lakhs at stake. As always, boatload of new events are here to tickle your senses and bring out the hidden talent in you. These events aim to provide a battlefield for the best of the best and also to have the participants experience the time of their lives. Our last year’s social initiative – Umang: Stand Up to Stigma aimed to tackle Mental Health issues head on and promote Mental well-being for all.
Star-nights have always been an integral part of the Spring Fest charm. Artists like Shaan, Vishal-Shekhar, Farhan Akhtar, Amit Trivedi, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, Salim-Sulaiman, KK, The Raghu Dixit Project, Agnee, Indian Ocean, Swarathma, Parikrama, Euphoria, Pentagram, and many more monumental performances have happened at Spring Fest in the past years. International bands like Dead by April, Monuments, Tesseract have rocked the audience at Spring Fest.