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7 reasons why Wonderflip should not be missed

India’s first immersive performing arts and music festival, ‘Wonderflip’ is finally here. It will be held in rustic, rural Khempur, a 45-minute drive away from Udaipur. Three nights and four days will have guests meet characters out of fairytales, be absorbed in a world of experiential art, hear live and electronic artists from around the world, and dance the nights away under the stars with abandon.

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Hosted on the grounds of the Haveli known from the Hollywood blockbuster “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”, the festival will take place from the 9th-12th of November 2017. Wonderflip aims to establish a new event format in India, being positioned as a destination festival that connects a global party experience with a seasoned Indian party audience.

Two music stages will host both live and electronic artists, from India and abroad. Patrice Baumel, Ankytrixx, Bullz Eye, 8-Bit-Culprit, and more. International aerial, acrobatic and other circus acts will appear all over the festival site, with artists from Natya-Nectar performing mind-blowing acts and stunts.

Accommodation:

For visitors staying at the venue, Wonderflip offers luxury Swiss tents, as well as hotels near the property. The in-house accommodation, Wonder Luxury is a great option for guests who wish to enjoy a weekend full of romance, luxury, music and great service in an unmatched atmosphere of energy, sound and excitement.

Relax and Unwind:

Nicobar’s signature home, a canopy of ivory decked out in a selection of goodies, shall branch out to include two new additions: a tea lounge with a pick of teas from the heart of the Himalayas served by Mumbai’s Pahadi Local, and a stopgap massage parlour, for a weekend of relaxation.

In addition, there is a haveli spa for people to unwind and get an afternoon massage.

Round-the-clock gourmet food restaurants, cocktails and drinks and so much more!

Performance:

Wonderflip, in association with Royal Enfield, will present the largest and most jaw-dropping installation that one can find at the event. It will be an exhilarating motorcycle show where guests will get to witness a thrilling spectacle involving motorcyclists riding along a vertical wooden wall while performing stunts on their motorcycles

Renowned dance company Natya Nectar Dance, will stage their talents in an experience that will stay with you forever. The Wonderflip themes in the order of the three days are “Vintage Circus”, “Salvador Dali” and “Fairyland”. Be there all three days to see the stories come to life as incredible performances get played out in costumes that will truly bedazzle you.

Art:

To add to the aesthetics of the festival, Gaurav Gupta shall be showcasing, ‘Spirit of the Circus’, a 20 feet tall girl sculpture that will be placed on a pedestal and lit up at night. The Room of Reflections and Illusions by Klove Design Studio which is going to remain open only in the evening time will make you discover your way to a world of lights and mirrors that will take your breath away.

Fashion:

Lulu & Sky will be showcasing a capsule collection curated for the festival. There will be a pop up shop at the festival as well. Rockabella by Pia Pauro and Label Kiss by Archana Vijaya are curating exclusive circus looks for the festival. Dryad, is a handcrafted jewelry brand that is creating whimsical products with love for Wonderflip. KHAJ + KALP VRAKSHA shall be producing exclusive range of shirts for the festival.

Music:

Two music stages, ‘The Big Top’ and ‘The Marquee’ will host outstanding artists, both live and electronic, from India and abroad. The international and Indian DJ Line-up includes the likes of Patrice Baumel, Eagles And Butterflies, Exit Strategy, Ankytrixx, Bullz Eye, 8-Bit-Culprit, Calm Chor and many more.

Travel Options:

The nearest airport to the venue is Udaipur. There are 7 flights daily from Mumbai and Delhi into Udaipur. Jaipur and Jodhpur also have direct flights into the city. Travellers from other cities can choose to connect into Udaipur on any of these flights. From Udaipur airport, one can get a taxi to Khempur, which is a 40- 50 minute drive away

For the road trip enthusiasts, Rajasthan roads are a dream! Udaipur is a 10 hour drive from Delhi.

Mumbai and Delhi as well. A super comfortable overnight journey on board a bus with all your friends, right till the entrance of the venue!

Mavli Junction is the closest station to Khempur, it’s a 10 km route from the station to the venue. Malvi Junction is well connected to Delhi by two very convenient overnight trains.


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