The year 2014 has arrived, and with it, so has the 5th edition of Alma Fiesta. Alma Fiesta, the socio-cultural fest of IIT Bhubaneswar is one of the biggest fest of Odisha. From its humble beginnings, it has transformed into a huge fest with bands like Indian Ocean, Ganesh Talkies and eminent personalities like Pandit Bhajan Saporee, Krishna Buera, renowned writer Ira Trivedi visiting us and enthralling the crowd.
Topsy Turvy, the group dance event of Alma Fiesta is most awaited competition of calendar year.This is the event for all the dance lovers in the country. Dance crews from across the country get on the dance floor and prove their worth on the stage.
Euphony is the biggest competition of Alma Fiesta. Bands from across the country battle it out on the stage to be crowned the best band of the night. Euphony has often proved to be the biggest crowd pulling event of our fest with the crowds swinging to the tunes.
Unplugged is the instrumental music competition of Alma Fiesta. It involves solo performances on an instrument of choice of the participant. The strings of the guitar battle it out against the might of the drums, and many such one-on-ones wait to thrill the crowd.
The fest is from 10th to 12th of January. Every night, famous bands and singers from across the country perform and hold the crowd to their beats and tunes. The three Star Nites are Leela(the classical star nite), Lamhe(the Bollywood music star nite) and Head bang(band night). Bands like Indian Ocean, Ganesh Talkies, Bandish had performed in the earlier editions of the fest. This year, the crowd is going to be amazed by Agnee, the band which has captured the imagination of India by their songs like Yaariyan (from Cocktail fame), Aahatein (MTV Splitsvilla) and many many more.
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