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AR Rahman Live Concert in Kakinada Beach

Everything you must know about AR Rahman Live Concert / NTR Beach Festival Kakinada December 2017


The Government Of Andhra Pradesh is conducting NTR Beach festival at NTR Beach Kakinada in January month at the time of Sankranthi Festival. Last time the Beach festival is conducted from January 12 to 15, 2017.

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Entrance of Beach festival Jan-2017

The Event started with 2K Run which will witness participation of over 5,000 students from various educational institutions around Kakinada. Cultural activities, Water Sports, Kite Flying, Beach Volleyball, Beach Kabaddi, Beach Yoga, Beach Wrestling, Flash Mob, Water Sports, Dance with colour water conducted in a big way to attract tourists. Also, Food courts and female shopping are put alongside the beach. Replicas of all major temples in the district to appeal to senior citizens. Natural Star Nani's film "Nenu Local" audio released on the stage of Beach festival. A large number of tourists came to the event.

Have a look at the celebrations of Beach festival last time in Jan 2017.

Replica of a Temple
Fashion Show
Love Kakinada monument
Dance performance
Nenu Local movie audio launch

Have a look at Glimpses of NTR Beach Festival Jan 2017

But this time Andhra Pradesh tourism decided to conduct the Beach Festival in December of this year. Recently the dates are announced by Kakinada Rural MLA Sh.Pilli Ananthalakshmi. The Beach Festival is going to conduct for three days from December 19 to 21 in this year. The State Tourism Department is planning the event with Rs.2 Crore estimated cost.

The Event will start with the 2k run on 17th of this month from II town to Jagannadhapuram bridge. 

Photography Contest will be conducted on 16th and 17th of this month. The selected photographs will exhibit at beach festival.

Cultural Programs, Kadiam Flower Show, Sand Art, Industrial Exhibition, Art Emporium, Photo Exhibition, Food festival, Temples, NTR Photo gallery, Photo gallery of Development work, Laser Shows, Events, Stalls, Silparamam and many more attractions will entertain the visitors. 

Dog Show will be on 20th from Evening 4 pm to 6 pm at Beach.

Sports like Volley Ball, Kabaddi, Watersports, Para Gliding, Cycle Marathon, Helicopter Ride, Health Baby Show, Flower Show, Rangoli and Mehandi Competitions, Aquarium, Food Court, Lepakshi Exhibition, Sculptures, Tour to Hope Island and much more.

For this festival, Beach Front is getting ready to amuse the visitors.


The officials said  Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandra Babu Naidu will inaugurate the event and also participate in few Opening ceremony's of the development works in Kakinada.


We can say this time Beach festival is going to be the feast for Music lovers. Legendary playback singer SP Balu's Musical Night will be on 19th December.

And the Big News is on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the journey to the world of music of A.R RahmanAP government decided to invite him to the event in part of promoting the tourism. Musical Legend AR Rahman will be the special guest for the event. AR Rahman Live Concert will be arranged at Beach festival Kakinada on 21st December 2017. This time Oscar winner AR Rahman will be the special attraction of the event. This could be the treat for Music Lovers and Fans.


In Part of the event, As an initiative to promote talent, a once in a lifetime opportunity is being presented to talented musicians of the nation. Students from the country are welcomed and encouraged to participate in a contest to win a chance to compete and the winner will be given a chance to perform on the same stage as the maestro.

For this, Registrations are opened on November 15 through a website www.sharearrstage.comThe Participants need to make a video within 10 MB and of a good quality with good visibility and upload it to the link above.  For a band, only one registration form is required, but names of all band members must be required while registering. All selections will be managed by a judging panel made up of 3 judges whose profile will be shared later. The judging panel will select the top 50 contestants who will get a chance to compete for an opportunity of a lifetime.The shortlisted contestant will be announced on 15 Dec 2017.The list will be posted on the website and a congratulatory mail will also be sent to them. The shortlisted contestants need to acknowledge the mail and accept their participation in the contest. for all the latest news visit For more details contact Ph: +91 9148789730 (9:30 am to 6:30 pm only Monday to Friday) or Email at [email protected].

The Selected contestants will perform along with the AR Rahman on the stage.

Ar Rahman Live Concert:

Date: 21-Dec-2017

Venue: NTR Beach, Kakinada (12 km from Railway Station and 10 km from RTC Bus Complex)

How to get Tickets: Free Entry

As it is a part of Beach festival, no need to pay for the tickets.

The three day Beach Festival will be conducted at NTR Beach Kakinada.

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