Food, festivals and fun are an intrinsic aspect of the city. Euphoric celebrations like Janmashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali, Christmas or Eid tap the pulse of the city. Thanks to Bollywood, the second largest film industry in the world, Mumbai is also known as ‘film city of India’.
Whether it is the Marathi tribal ‘Koli’ songs, Indi-pop, Western Classical or Bollywood music, Mumbaikars are passionate about music, dance and theatre. Check out National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) for exhibitions, Cheer—the comedy festival, Bandish— an Indian music festival, Pratibimb Marathi Natya Utsav.