New Delhi – An exhilarating weekend festival of music, arts and culture, Mahindra Open Drive (MOD), is India’s premier live, nomadic, drive-out festival. This music, adventure and culture-driven glamping weekend aims to bring various corners of India together as they travel to new destinations, bringing new selections of music and culture to life with each edition.
MOD, will take place on the last Saturday of January, January 29, at Camp Max, KaloteMokashi. People can finally take a break from their busy schedules and enjoy a wonderful weekend of fun activities with their friends and other like-minded people.
Camp Max is one of the most upscale campsites in India, located in the valley of Mount Max and overlooking the stunning blue waters of Lake Kalote. It features an amphitheater, glamping, adventure activities, and more, making it the perfect venue for the Mahindra Open Drive festival. The campsite is located between Karjat and Khopoli, just off the Mumbai-Pune highway, making it easily accessible by car for residents of Mumbai and Pune.
The brand new incarnation of the festival aims to unleash West Indian spirit of independence through a rustic camping concept that mixes music, culture and adventure, while bringing people together in the midst of nature to reconnect with it. . The one-day festival will begin at noon on Saturday, preparing participants for a day of celebration. Other participants will be able to enjoy several activities and event schedules while making new friendships and creating beautiful memories, while respecting all relevant social distancing and suggested safety protocols. Those who wish to spend the night at Camp Max and leave the next morning can book weatherproof tents with air beds.
The festival will be hosted by Zerxes Wadia and feature a lively lineup from India’s best-known musicians including Benny Dayal & Funktuation ft. The Hornflakes, TabaChake, The Local Train, Peter Cat & Recording Co., Voctronica, Kamakshi Khanna and Raghav Meattle. Along with this, guests will be invited to participate in unexpected artistic and cultural activities.
MOD seeks to create a very happy holiday mood while spectators have a day full of adventure sports. It is equipped with spacious and comfortable tents which make it ideal for families and groups of friends going out together in the city. Kayaking, ziplining, archery, and pottery are just a few of the adrenaline-pumping outdoor activities.
The festival souk will support local artists through an assortment of food, art and lifestyle brand shops with a floor of Indian origin and who fundamentally have sustainability at heart, staying true to its motto of being “strong for local.”
Jay Shah, Vice President, Cultural Outreach-Mahindra Group, said, “The festival serves as a catalyst and reminder for people to step away from the screen and the busy city life they led during the pandemic and live a rejuvenating and positive period through cultural bond and entertainment. With this exciting ride to Kalote, we can start an adventure together, spending time relaxing, listening to great music, and connecting with old and new friends. Thanks to the Open Drive festival, people will have the opportunity to be in the open air and explore local art through food, art, music and more, making it the one of the best experience-rich weekends in early 2022. “
Hyperlink Brand Solutions Pvt. Ltd. developed, organized, promoted and produced the 2022 Mahindra Open Drive Festival, which will take place at Camp Max on January 29, 2022. It will start at 12 noon and end at 11 pm. Rs 999 / – each, normal entrance tickets cost Rs 1499 / – each (per ticket). (IANS)