Christmas 2012 Celebration in Mysore

Christmas Celebration in Mysore
Fortunately this year if you are in Mysore in the month of December, you will be able to enjoy a glittering Christmas in Mysore. This city welcomes Christmas with the same pomp with which it celebrates other festivals. Christmas and New Year celebrations have become common in many parts of the world and Mysore is not an exception. This year good news for residents of Mysore is that Karnataka tourism department will be renovating St Philomena's Church and some other tourist spots in and around the city very soon.

The bond between Christmas and cake is well remembered in this city by some reputed hotels, which organize cake mixing events to maintain the warmth of the festival. The cake mixing ceremony is an age old ceremony and people of various age groups participate in it with enthusiasm. The religious worshipping of the festival is followed at ancient churches like St. Philamena’s Church located on Ashoka Road. Other reputed churches being Saint Gregorios Orthodox church at Nazarbad. Christmas preparations start fifteen days prior to the festival when markets start showing up with Christmas trees, cakes, masks, gifts and lots of decoration material. Incredible Christmas cakes are available at Sweet palace, Dolphin and Bake point. Christmas is a festival of merry making and enjoyment. The hotels and restaurants of Mysore are on the forefront to welcome their guests on occasion of Christmas Eve. They are beautifully illuminated and decorated. Since festival time is time to attract more customers to the hotels and resorts a hoard of lucrative offers are on bargain in the city. This is the right time for the locals as well as the visitors to celebrate the festival in one of the hotels and avail those fantastic offers.

Hotels like United-21 host many interesting events to add glamour to the festive mood in Mysore. The celebrations normally gear up from the evening of Christmas Eve and continue till late night. Come with your family and friends to United-21 and add a unique sense to your Christmas celebrations amidst blinking lights, roaring music, branded drinks and a huge dance floor. The atmosphere at the hotel will make your legs shake on rhythm of music and your 2012 Christmas celebrations an occasion to be remembered.

New Year 2013 celebration in Mysore



With the advent of December 2012, Mysore is truly geared up to celebrate New Year 2013 by end of the month with a unique charm and enthusiasm. The countdown has already started. December to June being winter season weather is romantic at this destination. Markets have already started flooding with New Year Greeting cards and Gifts. The popular venues of New Year celebrations like hotels and resorts are busy in planning mega parties and events.

New Year Celebration in Mysore

Tourists eventually arriving and staying till New Year day will witness an awesome celebration of New Year in Mysore. Mysore will be shaken with the applause of crackers and the roars of people exchanging greetings of the New Year. A few days before the eve of New Year 2013 in Mysore, some of the malls and supermarkets will be open throughout night to welcome the Christmas and New Year shoppers. 

Normally Mysore observes an invigorating New Year celebration and the city comes live with New Year Parties at various locations. The venues of partying during New Year 2013 will be the hotels and resorts spread across the city. The most popular hotels of Mysore are getting booked from now itself. Hotels and resorts are making every arrangement and trying their best to cope with the large number of visitors joining the New Year party. An atmosphere of joy and entertainment is experienced and there is a festive mood in the air of the city.

Bash parties are becoming a common means of celebrating New Year in Mysore hotels. These parties provide every means of celebration from wine, delicious cuisine to the wide dance floors. Along with the youngsters many seniors as well as families join these Bash parties. Lured with lucrative offers during these parties like buy one drink get one free and many similar offers people rush to these parties and enjoy a great deal throughout the night. Hotel United-21 has a great reputation of arranging superb new years Bash parties. For the visitors of this city New Year Celebration in Mysore will be grand and memorable.

Festivals of Mysore

Mysore the cultural capital of Karnataka is the correct place to experience the charm of the festivals. The city not lagging behind in modernization still preserves the traditional ways of celebrating festivals. This offers tourists a fabulous opportunity to witness a mix of grand festive celebrations in a modern city. Among the many beautiful festival celebrations Dasara presides on the top on the list of Mysore festivals. The grandeur of festivals of Mysore can be easily felt in the air of this city. Some of the popular festivals can be listed as:

Dasara
Dasara celebrations in Mysore have completed four hundred years. If you are traveling during this period you will be the luckiest person to witness the charm and the vigor of the celebrations. The prime attraction of the celebrations the Mysore palace is brilliantly illuminated for ten days of celebrations. In front of the dazzling palace religious and cultural events of Mysore in the form of dance and music are performed by experienced artists.  

Ugadi
As per the Kannada calendar Ugadi or the New Year is celebrated as the end of March. The preparations start much earlier with cleaning houses and decorating the entrance with magnificent colorful rangolis. Members of the families get up earlier and take a ceremonial bath and offer prayers. Special festival food is prepared to welcome the New Year. People of Mysore gather to hear the horoscope predictions about the coming year.  

Vairamudi festival
This is a totally religious festival celebrated in the Cheluvanarayana Swamy Temple on the fourth day of the Brahmotsava. Devotees across the country visit this temple for the festival celebrations. The deity of the temple is traditionally decorated with diamond crown brought from the Mysore palace. The area surrounding this temple is totally illuminated with beautiful lights.

Festivals of Mysore reflect religious and traditional richness and a great experience to the tourists traveling the city on these auspicious occasions. They can enjoy many attractive events in Hotel United-21 during this festive time.

Restaurants in Mysore

In every city in India, you would be treated to many delicious and varieties of dishes. Mysore is not different, as there are restaurants in Mysore that offers many kinds of various delicacies. Apart from the famous Mysore cuisine, Multi-cuisine restaurants in Mysore also offer Indian as well International Cuisines.
Our Multi-cuisine restaurant “Spices and Sauces” offers Mysore cuisine, Punjabi cuisine, Chinese cuisine and more. It is a best option to relax and enjoy a stupendous meal with your family after a hard day travelling. Restaurant is not only famous with travelers but even local’s flock here to grab their lunch and dinner. Occasionally we also organize food festivities for our guest, like Dosa Fest at Spices and Sauces and Big offers at Waves Lounge bar. Since we are nearing to yet another year end, we would be having a surprise event hosted at our Hotel.
Last year we had even had Gala Lunch Buffet at our restaurant during Christmas. With delicious menu including turkey and plum cake our Restaurant was well decorated for this Christmas event. Even this year we would be coming up with events on the eve of New Year. Once everything is planned we would post it here and you would be informed way in advance. Like every year we hope to entertain our guests with prompt and good service.