Goa’s tropical weather creates an atmosphere for good times all year around. There are many local and international festivals and events taking place in varies parts of North Goa.To truly get immersed in the culture, attending one event on your trip is a must.
At Acorn Beach Resort & Spa Goa, we offer Goa resort packages for Beach Weddings, Pre-Wedding Shoots, Corporate Events & Retreats, Private Romantic Proposals, Dates, Dinners and much more.
Destination weddings are memorable and exciting to everyone involved. Choosing the perfect setting for a wedding is crucial. All the planning and hard work that goes into making a wedding successful must be shared equally. From the guests, to the décor, we help couples bring their dream wedding to life at the beach.
- Wedding Stationary designs
- Fun activities for guests
- Contact to Event Planners
- Guest welcome concepts
- Traditional Cuisine
- Travel & logistics
Planning corporate retreats requires balancing the right mix of business, activities and free time.Building an atmosphere of relaxation and entertainment is easy at the beach. We would love to make customised retreats plans for you.
Goa is a haven for endless fun and activities, all year round. There is something here for everyone.Explore the beaches, rivers, skies and seas. Things to do here are endless.
- Water Sports (Rafting, Snorkelling, Scuba Diving, Banana Boat Etc)
- Extreme Sports (Paragliding, Bungy Jumping Etc)
- Local Music & Cultural Festivals
- Museum Tours & Religious Tours
- Lakes, Waterfalls & Springs
- Carnivals & Parades
- Hot Air Balloon Rides
- Day Trips & Tours
- Spice Plantations
- Wildlife Safaris
- Food Tours
Biggest Wine Festival Of India: This is the India’s largest Wine Festival held in January in Goa every year. Taste the decade old wines and let the fashion shows, live music and dance performances add to the merriment of the evenings at the Grape Escapade.
Three kings Feast
Three Kings Feast is a famous festival of Goa and also one of the favourite holidays for Goan citizens. If you are travelling in January, make sure to book your tickets in the first week as you surely gonna feel lucky to attend the festival.
Held in February, Goa’s carnival commemorates the beginning of Lent, forty days before Easter begins. There are parades with floats and party events across the state, full of colours and music.
Goa Food and Culture Festival
This summertime cultural festival has held in February has headlining acts of Bollywood singers and dancers, fashion designers and renowned Goan bands in a series of nights of revelry that involves food, entertainment and drinks. Make time to attend!
Goa’s answer to Holi: Shigmo parade is a street festival binged with music, dance, colours and float parade. On 21st March every year the life of a Goa is portrayed in elaborated folk performances by local men and women who dance inexhaustibly in huge processions along with the parade.
Goa Cashew and Coconut Festival
One of the most interesting festivals in Goa happening in the month of April or May, showcases rare arts, cuisines and concoctions. Some interesting activities that can be experienced are cashew stomping, coconut breaking and a taste of exotic fenny cocktails.
The Dancing Monsoon fiesta: Every year on 24th June Goa celebrates the feast of St. John the Baptist. Sao Joao festival in Goa is loaded with folk dances, music, fruits and fenny.
Bonderam Festival is a famous festival in Goa that is celebrated on 4th Saturday of August. This day is celebrated as the victory of villagers against Portuguese on the island who demarcated areas on the island with flags that could not be visited by the villagers. During this time, the whole Divar island comes alive with dancing, music, and food
Goa International Latin festival
Held in November every year, it hosts international and Indian artists and attracts dance enthusiasts from all over India.
International Film Festival India
Every November, Bollywood’s glitterati descend en-masse upon Goa for this film festival spectacle, which also hosts international directors and artists in a series of enticing events. Make a note in your calendar now!
A call for music lovers: If you are a music lover, you need to get yourself to Asia’s premiere electronic dance and music event Goa Sunburn! Held in the month of December for 3 consecutive days, Sunburn is a synergy of music, entertainment, food, shopping and lifestyle that pulls music tourism in India. It is one of the most popular Goa festivals that attracts tourists from all over the world.
Water Sports Activities
If fast-paced adventures are what you seek, water sports are the right way to go. Scuba diving, open water diving, jet-skiing, motorboat ride, dolphin rides, river cruises or a banana ride, everything is possible here. There are many options to choose from and they all begin at Baga beach.
We can help plan an overnight trip tour to areas around Goa as well. Try a houseboat to the stunning mangroves across the river or beyond. Our hotel staff will be happy to decide for you.
The Baga stretch is filled with local artisans selling various beach-themed items. From clothes to junk jewellery, crafts and much more. The streets are lined with interesting shops to explore. For assistance with planning a daily itinerary, please contact the front desk.