Dasara, Dussehra, or Navaratri is just a few days away! This festival rings in a season of dolls, dances, & food and holidays! Wondering what to do these holidays? We have curated a potpourri of Dasara Camps filled with workshops, weekend fun and camps happening in Bangalore, this year.
Bangalore has loads of Dussehra camps in a wide array of themes and areas. There are art and craft camps, clay workshops, dance events, puppet workshops, science workshops, math workshops, residential and outbound camps too! Each one is unique and fun too!
Dussehra Camps, Workshops, Events and more
This unique camp provides the opportunity for your child to explore his/her strength and skills. They choose their own themes to learn about and will be guided by the facilitator with relevant.
When: 8 October 2018 to 22 October 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: Sahasraa – Banashankari
This 8-day camp by Cilre has workshops on Folk Tales, Indian Superheroes, Traditional crafts, and Theatre. It also includes half an hour of play time.
When: 8 October 2018 to 17 October 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Learn and enjoy an evening of Dandiya with family at friends.
At: KydzAdda Banashankari On 13 October 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
At: KydzAdda Bannerghatta Road On 14 October 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
This 5 day camp is a one of a kind carefully curated “Craft Mela for Kids” to nurture the interest in crafts among the budding generation. Learn to make and take-away beautiful sand art terrariums, clay modelling, decoupage, gift packaging & modular origami projects. This camp is conducted at 2 locations on different dates.
- Tsala’s Quilting Studio, Langford Town
When: 8 October 2018 to 12 October 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
- Just Be Cafe, Sadashivanagar
When: 15 October 2018 to 21 October 2018, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cilre is conducting 3 Dasara Camps:
This is a story telling session with stories and games in various themes like inspiration, magic, celebration & more, followed by take-home crafts based on the theme.
When: 8 October 2018 to 12 October 2018, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: Cilre, Koramangala
A puppetry workshop for children where they will understand what puppetry is all about, the history and how puppetry has changed over time!
When: 8 October 2018 to 17 October 2018, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: Cilre, Koramangala
In this workshop children will explore Indian Mythology and the superhuman characters through stories and theater.
When: 15 October 2018 to 17 October 2018, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: Cilre, Koramangala
These camps are available at 2 locations:
This camp aims to celebrate Dussehra with ‘Dashavatar of Science’, 10 science topics on ten days. Learn, make and take home different projects every day.
When: 8 October 2018 to 19 October 2018, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Learn, make and take home different projects and experiments everyday including lava lamp and kaleidoscope.
When: 15 October 2018 to 19 October 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
This workshop explores the potential of mathematics to generate visually appealing objects and reveals some of the beauty of mathematics; from fundamental geometry to fractions, arithmetic to factors, Platonics to symmetry Origami to Patterns.
When: 8 October 2018 to 20 October 2018, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Where: Prestige Shantiniketan, Whitefield
This is a curated module to introduce youngsters to authentic and right techniques of Soft Pastel art/ Charcoal Painting, Calligraphy & Typography, Finger Painting in Acrylic, Pointillism, Sketching superheroes/super girls, Paper sculptures, Coffee Painting, Decoupage, Clay Art/ Terracotta coiling, Block Printing and more!
When: 8 October 2018 to 19 October 2018, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: Bloom & Grow, Koramangala
Learn and Dance the Dandiya!
When: 13 October 2018, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: Village Story, Yelahanka
A workshop to let your kids’ imaginations run wild with clay!
When: 13 October 2018 to 17 October 2018, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: Mud Effects, Whitefield
Personality sculpture is a unique programme which is focused on nurturing the emotional and spiritual intelligence of children, so that they blossom into happy, focused and balanced individuals.
When: 10 October 2018 to 14 October 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Dress up your Pattada Gombes – A hands-on workshop by The Happy Child
A workshop for mothers and children where you will work together as a pair to put together your choice of fabric for your Pattada Gombe, deck it up with classy jewelry, and make your own uniquely decorated Raja Rani dolls.
When: 13 October 2018, 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Where: Prayag Montessori, Padmanabhnagar
Clay Camps introduce kids to a world of creativity, art and craft through the extremely tactile medium of clay. Kids will learn the following techniques — pinching, coiling & slabbing. They get to take-home 4 pieces of their craft
When: 9 October 2018 to 19 October 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Where: Clay Station, Sadashivanagar
Dasara Camp at Hampi – History, Trek and Science by Happily Outdoors
This camp lets your child explore the Vijanagara Kingdom as history comes alive in these monuments.
They will trek the boulders of Hampi and explore their new boundaries, enjoy the beautiful sunrise, and stare at the expanse of the river Tungabhadra river. At TB Dam they gain hands-on experience of the production of hydro-electricity.
When: 15 October 2018 to 17 October 2018, 5:00 AM – 10:30 PM
Where: Outbound from Bangalore to Hampi
The Outback Experience proudly presents its most special and unique offering, the Young Naturalist Wildlife Camp. This specially crafted two-day camp is a perfect opportunity for children between the ages of 10 to 16, to experience the best that nature and wildlife in Bannerghatta has to offer.
When: 18 October 2018 to 19 October 2018, 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Where: The Outback Farm, Bannerghatta Road
Srishti is a fun-filled 3-day residential camp for children with an aim to instill love for nature along with powerful yogic practices.
When: 16 October 2018 to 18 October 2018, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Where: The School of Ancient Wisdom, Devanahalli
This carnival offers a platform to showcase kids talent on a bigger stage. Categories include Dance, Fancy Dress , Fashion Walk, Shlokas, Art & Crafts, Music, Colouring, Story Telling, Fun Filled Games, Parent counselling Etc.
When: 14 October 2018, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
“Fish Keeping Workshop for Children” will contain everything that a beginner in the hobby needs to know, by Lola Stuti, a 14 year old who has been fish keeping all her life! She will teach children the easy way of fish keeping
When: 14 October 2018, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Where: Success 360, Banashankari
Navaratri is synonymous with Gombe/Golu/Bommala Koluvu displays. Kindle a love for tradition and culture in your children with these Golu displays!
Dhaatu brings to you the 23rd edition of the Dhaatu Navaratra Mahotsava from October 10th – November 4th 2018. Come witness this grand exhibition of over 5000 traditional Indian dolls, evening performances and storytelling. Entry is free and all are welcome!
When: 10 October 2018 to 4 November 2018, 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: Dhaatu, Banashankari
Dasara Doll Exhibition at Jnana Vijnana Vidyapeeta
This year they have displayed dolls in two halls. The dolls will tell you the stories of the Ramayana, the Mahabharatha and Sri Krisha. Besides, large number images of Hindu gods and goddesses are also on display. In addition, there are dancers, musicians, freedom fighters, Indian philosophers, saints. Special attraction for kids – a beautiful forest, a village and a park! And the most popular Dasara Jambo Savari- the colourful procession of Mysore
When: 10 October 2018 to 14 October 2018, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Where: Jnana Vijnana Vidyapeeta, Padmanabhnagar
This Dussehra let your child discover some festive fun!
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