Nicknamed the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore is counted among the fastest-growing metropolises in the country. The city is home to many heritage buildings, gardens, amusement parks, temples, shopping places, eateries and almost everything to make it a traveller’s paradise. What’s more, Bangalore organises many exhibitions, concerts and events as well for those looking for entertainment options. Just run an online search for events in Bangalore today and you will get a long list of options in a jiffy. However, there are some upcoming events in the city that deserve special mention; these are among the best ones to attend in Bangalore in the coming months. Let’s take a look and mark our calendars accordingly.  

1. Music & Poetry Open Mic

If you are looking for a platform to showcase your talent in music and poetry, the Music & Poetry Open Mic event in Bangalore is one of the best options. The event encourages musically talented people and poets to take on the spotlight. With all amateur artists performing on the stage, there is no reason to get nervous or worry about creating a blunder. Each performer will be given a maximum of 5 minutes to be on the stage. Anyone can participate in the event as there is no restriction on the minimum/maximum age, genre or language. However, participants must purchase performer tickets to reserve their performance spots. You can also go there as a spectator and enjoy some exciting acts.

  • Music & Poetry Open Mic Event Date: 29th October 2022
  • Venue: The Circular Square, 24, Doddakalansandra Gubbalala Gate, Narayana Nagar 1st Block, Konanakunte, Bangalore
  • Timings: 6:30 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee: INR 100 onwards

2. French and Original English Musical Evening

The popular band Midnight Poppies is collaborating with the French learning centre Alliance Française de Bangalore and introducing a new concept for music lovers in the city. The event is being organised with the aim to increase the reach and popularity of French culture in Bangalore through music. Apart from singing some of their French favourites, Midnight Poppies will be entertaining the viewers with their original music as well. While the students of Alliance Française de Bangalore will be allowed free entry to this unique musical event, others must pay a nominal entry fee.

  • French and Original English Musical Evening Date: 29th October 2022
  • Venue: Alliance Française de Bangalore, Thimmaiah Road, Opposite UNI, Kaverappa Layout, Vasanth Nagar, Bangalore
  • Timings: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 499

3. Atsumaru Euphoria

Atsumaru Euphoria is a 12-hour-long rooftop festival promising some multi-sensory experiences. The event will combine 3 fests into 1 with lip-smacking food, electrifying music and amazing fan culture. Atsumaru Euphoria will feature 5 popular DJs in the city – Siva Prayojan, Bad Apple, Yon DJ, Vilas Monnappa and Vachan Chinnappa. Foodies can relish some melt-in-the-mouth Japanese cuisine along with the much-loved local delicacies of Bangalore. What’s more, visitors can access the gaming pavilion, enjoy a 2-hour long Anime playlist, and check out some epic merchandise, books, comics and accessories here. 

  • Atsumaru Date: 29th October 2022
  • Venue: The Hub Bengaluru, Safina Plaza, 84/85, Infantry Road, Tasker Town, Shivaji Nagar, Bangalore
  • Timings: 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM
  • Entry Fee: INR 1888 onwards

4. Stebin Ben Live in Concert

Stebin Ben, a renowned Indian playback singer and music artist, will be performing live in Bangalore on the 30th of October. Stebin has sung many Bollywood songs and has recorded some super-hit albums as well. His songs Thoda Thoda Pyaar and Barish Ban Jaana ruled the music audio charts for long and also broke many records. So, if you are looking for an evening filled with melodious music, food and fun activities, book your tickets for Stebin Ben’s music concert in Bangalore immediately.  

  • Stebin Ben Live in Concert Date: 30th October 2022
  • Venue: Phoenix Marketcity, Whitefield Main Road, Devasandra Industrial Estate, Mahadevapura, Bangalore
  • Timings: 4:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee: INR 499 onwards

5. Papon Live in Concert

Papon, a talented singer, songwriter, composer and music director from Assam, will be in Bangalore this November for his live music event. The singer has sung songs in different languages, including Hindi, Assamese, Tamil, Bengali and Marathi and has many Bollywood numbers to his credit too. Being a trained classical, devotional and folk music singer, Papon’s songs are a beautiful amalgamation of traditional folk and new-age music. With Papon coming to the city, music lovers in Bangalore have yet another reason to rejoice in the coming days.

  • Papon Live In Concert Date: 5th November 2022
  • Venue: Phoenix Marketcity, Whitefield Main Road, Devasandra Industrial Estate, Mahadevapura, Bangalore
  • Timings: 7:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee: INR 699 onwards

6. Armaan Malik India Tour

Armaan Malik India Tour is one of the most exciting Bangalore upcoming events for music enthusiasts. Known for his pleasing voice and unique style of rendition, Armaan Malik is one of the best talents in the country. Apart from being a versatile singer and songwriter, Armaan is a record producer, composer, dancer and actor as well. He has sung over 300 songs in different languages, performed in more than 200 shows, and won some prestigious awards at a young age. If you are looking forward to attending this event in Bangalore, book tickets in advance to avoid disappointment.

  • Armaan Malik India Tour Date: 19th November 2022
  • Venue: UB City, 24 Vittal Mallya Road, KG Halli, D’Souza Layout, Ashok Nagar, Bangalore
  • Timings: 7:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee: INR 999 onwards

7. Sunburn Arena ft. DJ Snake

Music lovers in Bangalore, get ready for the biggest and most-awaited Sunburn Arena tour of the season. DJ Snake, a Grammy-nominated producer and French EDM artist, will be in the city in November, to stun his fans with his breath-taking performance. His music concerts are among the best in the country, so get ready for the most happening music party of the year with DJ Snake. The show tickets are up for grabs, so make sure you buy yours soon enough.

  • Sunburn Arena ft. DJ Snake Date: 27th November 2022
  • Venue: Bangalore (exact venue to be announced soon)
  • Timings: 4:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee: INR 999 onwards

8. Global Metaverse Carnival 2022

Global Metaverse Carnival 2022 is the biggest festival for Metaverse companies in the country. The event will start on the 6th of December and go on for 3 days. It is likely to be attended by over 100 speakers and 2000 participants from around the world. The participants will include Metaverse brands, blockchain companies, technology companies, investors and media who will come together and discuss the important global events of the Metaverse in the second half of 2022. Some important topics of discussion include Metaverse investment opportunities, Metaverse technology innovations, global governments’ Metaverse policies and regulations and more.  

  • Global Metaverse Carnival 2022 Date: 6th to 8th December 2022
  • Venue: 3D online event
  • Timings: 7:00 AM to 11:30 PM

9. SteppinOut Music Festival

Bangalore is all set to organise the biggest music festival of the year with over 80 artists and 5 stages. SteppinOut Music Festival is one of the most awaited concerts in Bangalore for music lovers. The event will have many renowned national and international artists, including Lucky Ali, Raftaar, Anuv Jain, Steve Aoki, Troyboi and Blot, among others. From Bollywood music and EDM to Hip-Hop and Techno, SteppinOut Music Festival will have them all. What’s more, the event will also have multiple food stalls serving some of the best local delicacies. 

  • SteppinOut Music Festival Date: 10th and 11th December 2022
  • Venue: Bangalore (exact venue to be announced soon)
  • Timings: 10:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee: INR 3999 onwards

10. Kings Music Fest

End the year on a happy and celebratory note with the Kings Music Fest in Bangalore. The fest will feature some renowned music bands and DJs, including Indian Ocean, Vasu Dixit Collective, Afro D Asia, DJ Lucky, DJ Tanvi and DJ Jerry. Along with foot-tapping Bollywood music and regional songs, the artists will treat the audience to some EDM and Techno music as well. You can also grab some food and drinks for that perfect party experience. 

  • Kings Music Fest Date: 31st December 2022
  • Venue: Venus World, Shop No. 2 No 12181, 2nd Block, Bangalore
  • Timings: 4:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 1200 onwards

Bangalore is one of the best cities in India to enjoy different events throughout the year. Apart from music concerts, trade fairs and parties, you can also attend many wonderful exhibitions in Bangalore. The events are well-organised and ideal for those looking to have a fun time with loved ones. If you are planning to visit Bangalore to attend any of the upcoming events, remember to book hotel rooms and event tickets well in advance to avoid hassles later.