#Odisha #Events Updates : International Sand Art Festival and #Konark Festival 2016 Starting from 1st Dec – 5th Dec 2016
The International Sand Art Festival is a remarkable cultural event held by the Odisha Tourism Department. Held at the Chandrabhaga Beach, 3 km from Konark, the sand art festival is an event for people in love with sand creations. It is one of the events which highlights Odisha and its wonderful tourism opportunities.
The Sand festival celebrates sand sculptures produced by skillful sand artists. Not just the traditional sand sculptures, get ready for all kinds of exhibits. Expect sand, stone, bronze or wood, created by skillful sand artists. The sand festival is free for spectators. Remind yourself the excitement of creating things with sand. Get ready for the spectacular display this 2016 from December 1-5.
Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik is the brand ambassador for the 5th International Sand Art Festival to be held at Chandrabhaga beach by the tourism department of Odisha. It was a part of the Konark Dance Festival that is organized during the same time. Due to the proximity from Konark Sun Temple, both these events have tourists crowding from all over the world.