Liveliest Places In Mumbai This Navratri Season To Enjoy Garba Nights

Of all possible ways to celebrate Navratri, Garba is the most anticipated. We bring you some of Mumbai’s best locations to visit for a Garba night that will be simply unforgettable.

Published On Oct 13, 2023 | Updated On Feb 25, 2024

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The Navratri season promises a celebration of the Holy Goddess, welcoming her with full joy, love and devotion. These nine days of Navratri are something that no matter where you are in India, you will find yourself experiencing at the grandest of scales. Mumbai, for that matter, celebrates these nine days of Navratri with a daily night of Garba, music and a hearty celebration that makes almost everyone join in the festivities. The spirit of the city makes the festival even more enchanting. During these nine days of Navratri, you will be hard-pressed to find a corner that has not been decked out, while a throng of people plays Garba to their heart’s desire, while also enjoying the music, delicious food and so much more. Such is the anticipation with which people wait for these joyous nine days of Navratri, that in the weeks and days leading up to the festive days, a large number of people can be seen out in the shops, shopping for traditional wear, jewellery and whatnot to dress to the very nines for the Navratri festival.

Some of Mumbai’s most happening Garba locations

It is only right to start the list of Mumbai’s best Garba locations during these nine days of Navratri with the Navratri queen herself, Falguni Pathak. Extremely popular for her songs, especially among the Gujarati population in India and all over the world, she is one of the most loved singers. She is known to electrify the audience with her infectious energy and beats that will make everyone want to join in on the Garba. A visit to whatever Garba location she is performing at is a must during the nine days of Navratri.
Location: Late Shri Pramod Mahajan Sports Complex, Chikuwadi, Borivali (west), Mumbai
Timings: 7 pm onwards from 15th October – 24th October
Entry fee: Rs 499 onwards

Another high-voltage Garba location, this event, to be graced by Kinjal Dave, a popular and well-loved figure among the Gujarati population, promises to be a never-ending celebration for all the nine days of Navratri. With an enthusiastic performance by the talented singer and the zeal of the attendees combined with the most delightful music, food, and culture is sure to make your visit memorable.
Location: Premium Kutchi Ground, Near Aura Hotel, Link Road, Borivali West, Mumbai
Timings: 6 pm – 10 pm (15th October – 20th October and 24th October) and 6 pm – 12 am (21st October – 23rd October)
Entry fee: Rs 499 onwards

Acclaimed to be one of the oldest Navratri celebrations of the city of Mumbai, this Garba location is one of the top favourites of the people of Mumbai, especially Borivali. Many Gujaratis are known to visit this location as part of their Navratri celebration ritual for many, many years. A pleasant riot of colours, music, dance and Indian traditions at their finest, visit this venue to fully immerse yourself in the Navratri culture of Mumbai.
Location: KoraKendra Ground – 1, KoraKendra Grounds, RM Bhattad Road, Haridas Nagar, Borivali (west), Mumbai
Timings: 7 pm onwards from 15th October – 24th October 
Entry fee: Rs 450 onwards

Despite being held for only five days, as opposed to the usual full nine days of Navratri, this location is still known to have one of the best Navratri celebrations in Mumbai. With many reputed artists attending, this location promises to be one of the most exciting celebrations of Navratri. The excitement in this venue is palpable, with the people making the most of the five days of celebration.
Location: Jio World Garde, BKC, Bandra (East), Mumbai
Timings: 7 pm – 10 pm from 20th October – 24th October 
Entry fee: Rs 699 onwards

This location has roped in another famous Gujarati singer, Geetaben Rabari, to grace their venue as the celebrated talent. The singer is famous for her energetic Gujarati songs and performances and promises to make this year’s celebration one of the biggest ever. A visit to this location to experience the authentic colours of the Gujarati celebration of Navratri is a must.
Location: Holy Family School Ground, B-5 A/B, Mahakali Caves Road, Shanti Nagar, Andheri (East), Mumbai
Timings: 7 pm – 10 pm (15th October – 20th October and 24th October) and 7 pm – 12 am (21st October – 23rd October)
Entry fee: Rs 499 onwards

Another location that promises people looking to celebrate Navratri in the grandest way ever with exactly that, with the celebrated singer Bhoomi Trivedi said to be the one performing for the people this year. The peppy beats of the singer’s songs and her dynamic presence are sure to elevate your Navratri and Garba celebration to another level, making it one for the books.
Location: Balasaheb Thackeray Manoranjan Udyan, Kanti Park, Chikoowadi, Borivali West, Mumbai
Timings: 7 pm onwards from 15th October – 24th October 
Entry fee: Rs 300 onwards

Probably one of the most anticipated of all celebrations of Navratri, this venue is going to be played by the esteemed music director, Ismail Darbaar and his talented band. Performing for the very first time for a Navratri celebration, the famous musician is further joined by several other equally beloved celebrities, thus making this venue a must-visit for every music lover.
Location: Modella Mill Compound, Near Mulund Check Naka, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, Thane West, Mumbai
Timings: 7 pm – 10 pm (15th October – 20th October and 24th October) and 7 pm – 12 am (21st October – 23rd October)
Entry fee: Rs 300 onwards


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