Festivals:-

Karaga Festival
  •  A folk dance originated as a ritual dedicated to Draupadi as known in these parts as droupthamma
  • The ritual pot filled with water and adorned with decorations several feet high is carried by the priest.
  • The dancers perform various acrobatic feats while following the procession accompanied by a number of musical instruments
  • Celebrated in the month of April.
Kite Festival
  • The day is also believed to mark the arrival of spring.
  • It also symbols the end of the winter solace which makes the day last longer than night.
  • This festival signifies the harvest of the season, small gift items useful in everyday lives are exchanged.
  • Celebrated on 15th of January
Godachi Fair
  • This fair is held in honour of Shri Veerabhadra.
  • Shri Veerabhadra is believed to be one of the imperative attendant spirits of Lord Shiva.
  • Godachi fair also marks the tribute to this deity.
  • Celebrated in the month of October or  November
Ganesh Chathurti
  • Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated with prayers offered to Gauri, the mother of Lord Ganesh.
  • The married women pray to Goddess Gauri, to get blessings of their long lasting married life.
  • It is also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi in karnataka.
  • Celebrated in the month of September.
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