Dehradun Guitar Company with Big Gig!

Dehradun Guitars, the local custom guitar builders have joined hands with our festival this year and are bringing the talented guitarist Ritwik all the way from Bangalore. See him perform at the Acoustic sessions on the 28th Oct at Cafe Ivy! During the early months of 2010, in a small town in the foothills of…

Big Gig Bazaar with the Community Engagement program at Woodstock school!

The Big Gig Bazaar this year is proudly supporting Woodstock School’s Community Engagement program which is involved in various social endeavors, especially local schools! This year, all earnings from the Big Gig Baazar will go towards tutoring 10th grade children in Kaplani Village in order to help prepare them for their board examinations.  The Community Engagement…

The Trails of JNR!

By now, you must have heard a lot about our local nature conservation – ‘Jabarkhet Nature Reserve‘ ? It is one of our highly recommended must-visit sites in Mussoorie if you are wanting to escape the hustle-bustle of the city! If you want to hear more about it, let us offer you a detailed write up…

Come support KEEN this year!

Big Gig is a proud supporter of KEEN, the local waste management initiative which stands for Keeping the Environment Ecologically Natural. We have been getting regular updates on KEEN’s progress and wanted to share some information about how they have been slowly progressing. As you read on, you will find out what Mr. Crider has to…

Lineup 2017!

This year the artist are travelling from as far as Austria, Bangalore, Kolkata and Delhi to come be a part of our hillside festival! Here is the lineup 2017! Music & Mountains Matter!   28th – 29th Oct, Highlands, Rokeby Manor   b. good vogel |Austria  contemporary jazz; [acoustic, electronic duo] Marc Vogel und Lukas…

Landour Chukkar Eight by Mussoorie Heritage Center

What better way to relax and unwind than to walk around the Chukkar on an early morning in October and learn about Landour heritage, history and other cool facts! 8.30AM-10.30AM, 28th – 29th Oct. (Pic Credit – Monish John) Mussoorie Heritage Centre is a social enterprise which is an archival centre of Mussoorie’s past and…

Big Gig 2017 Schedule

The 5th edition of this small (contradictory to the name!) but exclusive festival is scheduled the last weekend of October. No better time to watch the Winterline! Not sure what winter line is? Have a look at the image below. The festival will be taking place over Saturday and Sunday, 28th-29th Oct. Here is what…

Over And Out! Summer 2016.

The summer music festival in Landour is over and we are still recovering from all the fun that lasted the whole weekend. Thanks to everyone who came out in numbers and supported the festival. Its the love and appreciation for the Landour hillside that brings us together to celebrate the summers in the Hills.  …

Sit back, Relax and enjoy! Mussoorie Mobile Cinema.

Mussoorie Mobile Cinema is back for the Big Gig festival and is screening a film about the landmark global musical project called ‘1 Giant Leap’. The film will screened at Cafe Ivy, our new favourite cafe at Char Dukkan around 6.30pm, 14th May.   What is Mussoorie Mobile Cinema?   A local, informal and not-for-profit…

Waste Warriors – How to keep the mountains clean at Big Gig

Waste Warriors are one of our official waste management partners for the Big Gig as we are as passionate about cleanliness and the environment as we are about music! To compensate Waste Warriors for the time and effort they put in and for all the equipment they bring with them we are offering tickets for…

The Nature Trail walks – Jabarkhet Nature Reserve

Step into the wild and connect with a real Himalayan forest this Big Gig. You must sign up for the walks at Jabarkhet Nature Reserve and explore some of the beautiful trails at the reserve. Jabarkhet Nature Reserve, located just five kilometres from Landour is Uttarakhand’s first Private Nature Reserve. This little sanctuary provides a…