The annual folk art festival LOKOTSAVA 2013 commenced on 2013, 8th February at Janapada Loka near here. The festival is organised by Karantaka Janapada Parishat. The festival concludes on Sunday the 10th February.
Folk artists from nook and corner of Karnataka state have gathered at Janapada Loka on Bangalore Mysore highway, just 3 kms away from Ramanagaram Bus Stand towards Mysore. The folk art cultural events which unfolds on all the 3 days is a feat for the eyes. Folk arts are always rich and vibrant which also represents the culture of the society.
People from all walks of life attend to watch this cultural extravaganza. There are stalls which sell ethnic designed dress and traditional snacks.