Highlands Festival 2020 Ft. Ritviz

Tuesday 11:00 AM - Highland Stay, Devarunda · Devarunda · Sakleshpur


Event about to be Sold Out - Booking Closes Soon!

Party + Stay + Travel + Activites + Wellness = Everything you need this NYE
Most Unique NYE Celebration

Quick HighFactors:

  • Most Unique New Year Celebration
  • Featuring Ritviz - India's No. 1 Youtube Music Sensation
  • Also featuring bands such as Parvaaz, GATC and more!
  • Lots of fun activities to keep you engaged
  • Camping on the hills with 360 degree view
  • Most beautiful location on top of hills in Sakleshpur
  • Concert Setup on the Hills
  • Hot Balloons to take the craziness to whole another level
  • Far from the hullabaloo of city life
  • Countdown to the New Years
  • Welcome 2020 amidst nature
  • And make such memories which will last for a lifetime!

Do you want to celebrate NYE 2020 like you have never done before? How about an out of the world feeling on top of the hills with the best artists performing for you as the sun goes down and your clock moves toward 12 to welcome 2020?

Then join the biggest NYE festival this time - Highlands Festival 2020 featuring India's favorite DJ Ritviz, rock music of Girish and the Chronicles, Parvaaz and many more. With tons of activities such as Camping, Hot Air Balloon, Mud Volleyball, Ziplining and much more planned for you on top of the green hills in Sakleshpur, you are bound to experience heaven this NYE.

This is an exclusive experience.. notably for you! Unlike your usual fete of music, food and drinks, we promise you a stunning rendezvous this New Year 2020. Venture into the lush greenery of Sakleshpur, the closest, easily accessible hill station near Bangalore and surround yourself with the unique aura of the Highlands Festival!

Rejuvenate and enliven your senses by the various wellness activities we have in store for you! Groove to the funky beats of Ritviz and the rock music of Girish and the Chronicles (GATC). Explore your adventurous side by engaging in the amazing activities! Acquire a new skill while you party by joining our specially curated workshops! Steer away from the hullabaloo of the city and unwind your year in nature's lap... Welcome the New Year in an exceptional way!

Activities & Workshops


  • Hot Air Balloon
  • Slacklining
  • Human Foosball
  • Zipline
  • Lawn Dart
  • Mud volleyball
  • Lumber jack
  • Yoga

Learning Workshops:

  • Painting
  • Pottery
  • Tattoo Making
Event Flow

DAY-1 (31st)

11:00 AM: Gates Open for Highlands Festival 2020

As the gates open, go on and enjoy numerous Activities, Workshops, Stalls that we have for you. There would be live music as well to pamper you as you enjoy our offerings.

3:00 PM to 4:35 PM: The Unknowns (Band) open the festival stage.

4:35 PM to 6:10 PM: Girish and the Chronicles (GATC) Band comes next. Be prepared to be pumped up with Rock/Heavy Metal music.

6:10 PM to 7:45 PM: Ayah's performance starts that will bewitch you with their Indie and Indie Alternative music.

7:45 PM to 9:20 PM: Everyone's favorite Parvaaz takes over the stage to mesmerize you with their music.

9:20 PM to 11 PM: Enjoy the lip smacking Dinner and other Engagements. Emcee will engage you with his wits and conversation.

11 PM to 01:00 AM: Its time for the star of the day - undoubtedly India's biggest music Youtube sensation - Ritviz. Welcome New Year 2020 on a high note as Ritviz makes you fly on his song and you keep humming "Udd Gaye...".

Post 1:00 AM: Go back to your camps and sleep or gaze at the stars or just sit around and chat with your friends on the first night of 2020. 


Wake up to the magnificent sun rise on the hills. A mini trek on the event location itself takes you on top of the hills where you can enjoy the view of the sun coming up from amidst the mountain ranges. This day is going to be all about Wellness, Learning, Adventure and Nature.

Starting off with a Yoga session in the morning, have your breakfast and you are free to enjoy other activities from the list or just lay back and rejuvenate yourself from all the partying you did last night! :)


Please Note: This is a tentative event flow and might change.


General FAQs:

  • Kids allowed: Only 13 years and above are allowed at this event
  • Tent: Tents are available if tent stay passes are purchased
  • Type of stay: Tents
  • Breakfast: Available, if passes that offer stay in tents are purchased
  • Any Dress code (yes/no): No
  • Tickets will allow entry only or its inclusive of F&B: Inclusive of Dinner, alchohol can be purchased seperately at venue
  • Alcohol Availability: Will be available at venue. Have to be purchased seperately. Outside Alcohol is prohibited.
  • ID cards required: Yes, do carry one of your government issued ID card
  • Things to carry: Please carry some warm clothes, shoes recommended.
  • Water arrangements: Bisleri water will be available free of cost to all.
  • Exact Location of Event On Google Maps:

Transportation Details

Depending upon the requirements, customers can purchase transport pass online from the ticket section or can arrange their own transport.

In case of transportation passes being purchased, To & Fro Transportation will be provided from Bangalore. The departure time and details are as follows:

  • Departure on 31st From Bangalore. There are 3 departure time slots available: 7:00 AM, 8:00 AM and 9:00 AM.
  • Departure on 1st Jan From Sakleshpur: There are 3 departure time slots available: 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM and 3:00 PM.
  • Pick-Up points in Bangalore: East, West, North, South, Center BLR (Exact pickup points will be communicated to you by the organisers)

There will be stops for meals on the way. Organisers will reach out to you to confirm your pickup point and time 1-2 days before the event if you purchase a transportation pass.

If you are arranging your own transport, parking space will be provided at/near the venue. The road conditions are fairly good upto the venue with some majestic views on the way.

Sleeping & Toilet Arrangements:

It is a camping event (with double sharing and triple sharing tents) with all facilities, for example tents, sleeping bags, bonfires, food and toilets. Clean Western toilets and sanitation will be provided to the customers. The tents will be on a hilltop with 360 degree view of the hills.

*Organizers/Venues are solely responsible for the service, availability and quality of the events including all or any cancellations/modifications/complaints.
Know about Location & Place
Address :

Devarunda - Jannapura Rd, Dist, Devarunda, Sakleshpur, Karnataka 573134, India

Top Performers of the event
Bio :

21-year old Singer, DJ & Dance Music Producer. His music is bass heavy, and rich in eastern sounds owing to his training as a Hindustani classical musician since the age of 6. He was recently announced as the winner of Bacardi House Party Sessions India, where his latest single “Udd Gaye” was handpicked & released, along with a music video, by AIB & Nucleya. An instant hit, the music video has garnered 2.5 Million views in just four weeks of it’s release, and the track has close to 2 Million plays on Saavn & iTunes.


Bio :

Parvaaz is an Indian rock band formed in 2010 in Bangalore. The present line up features Khalid Ahamed (vocals), Mir Kashif Iqbal (guitar), Fidel Dsouza (bass) and Sachin Banandur (drums and percussion).


Bio :

Girish and The Chronicles is a Hard rock/Melodic Rock/Heavy Metal band from India, formed in 2009, by Vocalist/Singer-Songwriter, Girish Pradhan.

Members of GATC: Girish Pradhan – Vocals/Guitars, Suraz Karki – Lead guitars, Yogesh Pradhan – Bass guitars, Nagen Mongranti – Drums, Krishh Datta – Keyboard


Bio :

Ayah's debut performance will bewitch you with their Indie and Indie Alternative music.

Terms & Conditions

  • Only 13+ allowed. Please carry a valid ID proof along with the valid ticket.
  • High Ape is not responsible for any injury or damage occurring due to the event.
  • People in an inebriated state will not be given entry.
  • Being only a ticketing portal, High Ape does not take any responsibility for the activities going on inside or outside the event, as the entire responsibility of it is of the organizer/venue.
  • Please go through the details on the Event Details Tab and the Checkout page thoroughly before booking the tickets, as the tickets which are NOT booked in compliance with it will not come in the ambit of discussion.
  • Internet handling fee per ticket applied. Please check your total amount before payment.
  • Tickets once booked cannot be exchanged or refunded.
  • Unlawful resale (or attempted unlawful resale) of a ticket would lead to seizure or cancellation of that ticket without refund or other compensation.
  • Alcohol (if available) will be served only to guests above the legal drinking age (LDA) and on display of valid age proof.
  • In case a booking confirmation e-mail and SMS gets delayed or fails because of technical reasons or as a result of incorrect e-mail ID / phone number provided by the user etc, a ticket will be considered 'booked' if the payment has been processed by High Ape and you will have to contact our representatives for issue of tickets.
  • Arms and ammunition, eatables, bottled water, beverages, alcohol is not allowed from outside to the event. Food and beverages will be available inside the event.
  • Persons suspected of carrying items that may be used in an offensive or dangerous manner, or carrying out illegal activities within the site may be searched.
  • Venues/Organizers are solely responsible for the service; availability and quality of the events.
  • In certain circumstances, HighApe reserves the right to cancel the tickets owing to any internal reason which requires such action. In such cases, the customer will be provided full refund for the ticket within 7-10 working days.
  • Venue/Organisers rules apply.

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dates Tuesday, 31 Dec 11:00 AM - Wednesday, 01 Jan 03:00 PM

organiser Organised by: Flynote

details Special Details: The event starts at 11:00 AM.
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