New Delhi, the capital city of India, is a delight for different people. The place offers a host of options for those looking to have a fun time with their loved ones and friends. From visiting various monuments and restaurants to exploring the street food joints and gigantic malls, there are many amazing things to do in Delhi. And if you are someone who likes attending different fairs and events, you can have a gala time in this metropolitan city. Delhi hosts some of the best exhibitions, trade fairs, comedy shows, music festivals and workshops throughout the year for enthusiasts. Keen to attend some of these concerts and trade fairs? Here’s a list of the best upcoming events in Delhi that are worth attending.

1. IHGF Delhi Fair

Counted among the largest gifts and handicrafts fairs in Asia, IHGF is one of the most popular events in the city. The fair is organised by EPCH or the Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts and is held biannually. The 54th IHGF Fair in Delhi, which started on October 14th and will go on till October 18th, has around 3000 exhibitors displaying a range of products, including furniture, lamps and lighting, fashion jewellery and accessories, bathroom accessories, carpet and rugs and garden decorations, among others. IHGF Delhi Fair includes a long list of exhibitors from around the country, from small and medium exporters to designers and artisan entrepreneurs. Visitors can also enjoy artisanal cuisine, live craft-making demonstrations, ramp shows and more at IHGF Delhi Fair.

  • IHGF Delhi Fair Date: 14th– 18th October 2022
  • Venue: India Expo Centre, Delhi-NCR, India
  • Timings: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free entry

2. Lifestyle Connoisseur

Organised by Exhibition Unlimited, one of the top exhibitors in the city, Lifestyle Connoisseur is an important upcoming handloom and handicraft exhibition in Delhi-NCR area. The event will focus on different products, such as apparel, furnishing, jewellery, handicrafts, artefacts, home décor and more, all under one roof. The exhibition, organised to promote diverse forms of Indian art and culture, promises an unparalleled experience to enthusiasts around the city.

  • Lifestyle Connoisseur Exhibition Date: 19th and 20th October 2022
  • Venue: Aga Khan Hall, 6 Bhagwan Das Road, Mandi House, New Delhi, India
  • Timings: 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free entry

3. Russ India Tour

Organised by Exp & Avrik Live, Russ India Tour is one of the most awaited upcoming events in Delhi. This live music concert will feature Russell Vitale or Russ, a popular rapper, songwriter and record producer from America. The upcoming concert, which marks his first live performance in New Delhi, is something a music lover can’t afford to miss!

  • Russ India Tour Date: 29th October 2022
  • Venue: JLN Stadium, Gate No. 2, Pragati Vihar, New Delhi
  • Timings: 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Entry Fee (per person): INR 2,999 onwards

4. Casa Bacardi Halloween Event

If you are planning for some bone-chilling fun this Halloween, the Casa Bacardi Halloween Event in New Delhi will offer the perfect experience! The Halloween warehouse party promises 5 long hours of entertainment with 5 musical performances, selected foods and cocktails, and other immersive experiences. Sounds exciting, doesn’t it? If you are keen to attend the event, make sure you book your tickets well in advance to avoid end-minute hassles.

  • Casa Bacardi Halloween Event Date: 29th October 2022
  • Venue: Silver OAK Farms, Anand Gram, Ghitorni, New Delhi
  • Timings: 9:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee (per person): INR 999 

5. The Yellow Diary India Tour

A popular name in the Indie music scene, The Yellow Diary is known for its rock songs’ lyrically rich compositions and thought-provoking poetry. This Mumbai-based band has released many songs and done numerous scintillating live shows across the country. If you are someone who enjoys good music, book your tickets for this much-awaited music concert in Delhi right away!

  • The Yellow Diary India Tour Date: 29th October 2022
  • Venue: Imperfecto Patio, Pearl Ln, Block N, Mayfield Garden, Sector 51, Gurugram, Haryana
  • Timings: 8:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee (per person): INR 1199 

6. Horn OK Please – The Happiest Food Festival 2022

This 3-day long food truck festival is a delight for foodies and fun-seekers. The 9th edition of this food fest will transport you to a tropical paradise with beach vibes, tall palm trees and tiki masks. The dreamy island feel combined with some delectable food, tropical cocktails, and live music bands is something worth experiencing! What’s more, you can also explore the charming flea markets and engage in some fun and entertaining activities. It is undoubtedly one of the liveliest and trendiest Delhi upcoming events of the year!

  • Horn OK Please Food Festival Date: 11th, 12th and 13th November 2022
  • Venue: JLN Stadium, Gate No. 2, Pragati Vihar, New Delhi
  • Timings: 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Entry Fee (per person): INR 149 onwards 

7. Sunburn Arena ft. DJ Snake Delhi – NCR

One of the most happening music concerts in Delhi is just around the corner, with DJ Snake coming to India in November! A Grammy-nominated producer and artist, DJ Snake, will be touring six cities in India and New Delhi is one of them. Before this, DJ Snake was a part of Sunburn’s annual fest in Goa in 2019, and the show was super-hit! Remember to book your tickets well in advance as you can’t afford to miss this amazing event with the most happening vibe in the city. 

  • Sunburn Arena Date: 19th November 2022
  • Venue: Gurugram (exact location to be announced soon)
  • Timings: 4:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee (per person): INR 999 onwards 

8. Simba Uproar

An incredible fusion of foot-tapping hip-hop music, finely crafted beer and cool street culture, Simba Uproar is one of the best upcoming events in Delhi. The event will have some exciting gigs, urban sports, interactive experiences and games, making it perfect for those looking for an entertaining weekend in the city. With popular artists like Ikka, King, Sez, Azadi Records and more, Simba Uproar – India’s Wildest Festival promises an unforgettable experience to all!

  • Simba Uproar Date: 19th and 20th November 2022
  • Venue: DLF Promenade, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
  • Timings: 2:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee (per person): INR 499 onwards 

9. IITF Delhi

Attracting thousands of exhibitors and visitors, IITF or India International Trade Fair, is one of the most important trade fair in Delhi. It is also counted among the world’s largest trade fairs with B2B and B2C components. IITF is a great platform for sellers looking to engage in business interactions and test marketing to gain new markets and buyers. This multi-product exhibition showcases a wide range of products, including garments, textiles, household appliances, confectionery, beverages, cosmetics, toys and home furnishings. It is organised by India Trade Promotion Organisation and is undoubtedly one of the best events to attend in Delhi in the coming days. 

  • IITF Delhi Date: 14th to 27th November 2022
  • Venue: Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • Timings: 9:30 AM to 7:30 PM
  • Entry Fee (per person): 
    • Adults: INR 120 – INR 50
    • Children: INR 40 – INR 60

10. Arijit Singh – One Night Only Tour Delhi 2022

Arijit Singh, a well-known playback singer, music producer and composer in the country, will be performing live in Delhi in the first week of December 2022. Known for his soulful voice, Arijit Singh has sung some of the most popular songs in Bollywood. He is undoubtedly one of the most accomplished singers in India, with over 500 songs to his name. His upcoming live performance will undoubtedly be one of the most amazing concerts in Delhi for music lovers.

  • Arijit Singh One Night Only Tour Date: 3rd December 2022
  • Venue: JLN Stadium, Gate No. 2, Pragati Vihar, New Delhi
  • Timings: 6:00 PM onwards
  • Entry Fee (per person): INR 2500 onwards

Apart from these, you can attend many more events in the Delhi-NCR area as per your preferences and budget. Just run a quick Google search to find the events in Delhi today, and you will get the required information in a jiffy. The events are well-organised and perfect for Delhiites and tourists visiting the city for a refreshing break. If you plan a trip to Delhi anytime soon, remember to check the upcoming events and book your tickets accordingly. Also, book a hotel in Delhi well in advance to avoid non-availability, high tariffs, and other issues later.