One of the famous cultural events that dominates the sand of Rajasthan in the month of February - the popular Jaisalmer Desert Festival. It reflects the culture and heritage of Rajasthani people. Being an annual event, the fest garners attentions of many itchy feets. It showcases some of the best cultural traditions that have remained with Rajasthan for years now.
There are number of competitions been held, such as the famous turban tying or the Mr Desert that adds to the excitement of the festival. Desert festival is a three day long where performers sway to the tunes and dance on rich cultural songs and tunes. The Jaisalmer Desert Festival is sponsored by the Rajasthan State Tourism Corporation and one of the most visited festival of Jaisalmer City. Attractions of the fest are the snake charmers, puppeters, acrobats and folk performers.