Culture of Thane
Artiste showcasing folk art of Thane
Music and Dance in Thane
Festivals and Fairs in Thane
Ganesh Chaturthi is one festival that is celebrated in Maharashtra with full zest and enthusiasm. Other festivals like Diwali, Gudhi Padwa, Holi, Durga Puja, Mahashivratri and Shivaji Jayanti are also celebrated with great zest in the city. Thane also hosts the Upvan Arts Festival at the scenic 15 acre Upvan Lake area. This TMC & MTDC supported Festival hosts works of over 200 artistes from various fields.Thane also hosts a number of Swadeshi fairs, food and literature fests throughout the year.
Delicacies of Thane
Thane is home to the food loving residents who are grateful for the many multi cuisine restaurants available apart from the fondness of 'bhajjiyas' and 'pakodas'. Punjabi Samosas is a major indulgence for snacks and the deserts section goes to famous ice cream center in Janaseva. Thane is a place to visit to observe the changing and developing aspects from heritage to the adapting behavior towards the modern India with its heritage intact.