Chetana and Shridhar Kinger from Pune loved Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace as a backdrop for a music festival

Chetana and Shridhar Kinger from Pune loved the Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace as a backdrop for a music festival. Ferrnhills Royaal Palace has been hosting goM.A.D music festival that was recently held in Ooty for the past 2 years and it has been an awesome experience for us too! We love the amalgamation of music, art and dance at such a historical place and at such a beautiful location. Watch the video to know these youngsters views

Glimpses of the M.A.D festival 2013 held at Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace Ooty

The goMAD festival at The Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace Ooty

The goMAD festival at The Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace Ooty

The festivities in Ooty have just come to an end. The hills were alive with music, art and dance for 3 days and now as the quiet and calmness descends on the hills we bring to you the glimpses of the day in photos and videos. So those who couldn’t make it to the M.A.D festival this year, here’s something to bring you some solace.

M.A.D festival held at Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace Ooty

The crowd was fantastic and as the weather held up and the rains didn’t play a spoilsport the bass, jazz, rock, metal, fusion, reggae  and classical – all came together to bring about a mesmerizing and an unforgettable experience in music and dance. The woods was the place to catch up your breath, as two stages had bands performing continuously from morning 11 to way past midnight every day. While en-route to the second stage people could buy knickknacks and kitsch stuff – some useful and some for pure fun! People stayed in tents or close by accommodations and the drive upto Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace was always breathtaking.IMG_2808

The backdrop of a palace for a music festival was intimidating and the lovely lawns proposed the perfect area to lounge around as music lovers heard their favorite band perform.   Bands like Jeramiah Ferrari Sean Ronald and Friends, sky rabbit, 1001 ways, Agam and many others performed at the M.A.D festival at Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace Ooty.

This summer be ready for a grand music treat as M.A.D 2013 beckons Ooty

2C7K8970As summer arrives in India, people start finalizing their travel plans. If you are looking for a unique experience, you will love the M.A.D Festival. Started in 2012 by Cobalt, this is the second year of this festival. We are proud to be hosting this event second time in a row.

Spread over three long days of summer; The goMAD Festival – a Music, Arts and Dance festival, is an annual extravaganza that will showcase an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary music, arts, dance and other performing arts; cutting across genres, from across and beyond the country.

 

The festival promises to be bigger and better than last year. It has established itself as a green brand and has a strict no drug policy in place. The 2013 goMAD festival is scheduled between 10-12 May.Thermal&aquarter

With 3 days of Music, Dance, short film contest, music competition for new bands, flea markets, jamming sessions, Bar in the woods, art instillation’s and much more, this is one of the Maddest, electric and happening music festivals of this year. There is a special offer for bikers who wish to ride to the festival . For more information visit – http://www.gomadfestival.com/

To know what it is to be like to be MAD about Music, here’s a peek 🙂

Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace MAD Festival 2012

Reliving the MAD festival on world music day

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Ferrnhills RoyaalPalace was proud to host the first edition of MAD music festival in Ooty. It was three days of music, magic, thrill and excitement. Acknowledging the World music day, that was on 21st june, we bring to you a few pictures of the MAD festival.