PU Rose Festival to be held from February 7-9

Chandigarh, January 14, 2020:

The 11 th Panjab University Rose Festival is going to be held from 7th to 9th February, 2020 and the
Prof. R.C. Paul Rose Garden has been given a facelift for the Festival. The entrance gates
have been beautified and hedges have been better designed. More than 3400 Rose plants of
158 varieties are adorning the garden. 13 nos. new plants have been added this year. Certain
varieties will have different colours of flowers blossoming in the same plant will add to the
beauty of the garden.

The objective is to give a green and clean environment message to the general public and to
explore the hidden talent of students. During the three day festival, different
competitions will be arranged for various age groups among School Children, College
and University Students.

The schedule of the festival will be as follows-

1st Day (07.02.2020) (Friday)
PROGRAMME TIMING VENUE  
Flower & Photography Competition (Judgement) 12:00 noon Prof. R.C. Paul Rose Garden  
Inauguration

 

2:00 p.m. Prof. R.C. Paul Rose Garden  
Band Competition of various Schools 4:30 p.m. Prof. R.C. Paul Rose Garden  
Cultural Night 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Old Convocation Ground  

 

                                      2nd Day (08.02.2020) (Saturday)
Competition Reporting Time Categories VENUE
Singing Competition

 

10:00 a.m.

 

 

1st group (5-12 yrs)

2nd group (12-18 yrs)

3rd group (18-27 yrs)

Old Convocation Ground
Rangoli 10:00 a.m.

 

1st group (5-12 yrs)

2nd group (12-18 yrs)

3rd group (18-27 yrs)

Pond near Admn. Block
Collage Making 12:15 p.m.

 

1st group (5-12 yrs)

2nd group (12-18 yrs)

3rd group (18-27 yrs)

Old Convocation Ground
Slogan Writing 2:00 p.m.

 

1st group (5-12 yrs)

2nd group (12-18 yrs)

3rd group (18-27 yrs)

Old Convocation Ground
Face Painting 3:00 p.m. 1st group (5-12 yrs)

2nd group (12-18 yrs)

3rd group (18-27 yrs)

Old Convocation Ground
Cultural Night 7.00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Old Convocation Ground
    3rd Day (09.02.2020) (Sunday)
Competition Reporting Time Categories VENUE
Poetic Recitation 10.00 a.m.

 

1st group (5-12 yrs)

2nd group (12-18 yrs)

3rd group (18-27 yrs)

BalwantGargi Open Air Theatre
Dancing Competition 10.00 a.m.

 

1st group (3-10 yrs)

2nd group (10-15 yrs)

3rd group (above 15 yrs)

Old convocation Ground
Creative Mehandi Competition 10.00 a.m. 1st group (5-12 yrs)

2nd group (12-18 yrs)

3rd group (18-27 yrs)

Old Convocation Ground
Rose Prince & Rose Princess 10:00 a.m. 1st group (0 -1 year) Prof. R.C. Paul Rose Garden
11:00 am 2nd group (1-2 yrs)
12:00 noon 3rd group (2-3 yrs)
Painting Competition 12.00 noon 1st group (5-10 yrs)

2nd group (10-15 yrs)

3rd group (16-30 yrs)

Old Convocation Ground
Fancy Dress 2.00 p.m.

 

1st group (3-6 yrs)

2nd group (6-9 yrs)

3rd group (9-12 yrs)

Prof. R.C. Paul Rose Garden
 Star Night 7.00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Old Convocation Ground

 

 

This year onwards, one special award would be presented each to a Boys Hostel and a Girls Hostel, on the basis of landscaping and cleanliness, during Flower Competition of the Panjab University Rose Festival.

Entry Fees (Per Entry) for various competitions will be as follows-

  1. Flower Competition ———-     Rs. 50 per entry per participant
  2. Singing, Dancing and Rose Prince & Princess Competitions —— Rs. 300 per entry per participant
  3. School Band Competition ———– Free Entry
  4. Other competitions ———–      Rs. 100 per entry per participant

The rule for competitions, forms for participation and other information regarding the festival are available at –

  1. Single Window Enquiry, Near Post Office, Panjab University
  2. Website of the Festival ‘www.panjabuniversityrosefestival.in’

The fees can also be deposited online.

Entries for flower competition will be accepted upto 06.02.2020 till 5:00 p.m. at Rose Festival Secretariat, Single Window Enquiry, Near Post Office, Panjab University, Sector-14, Chandigarh and on 07.02.2020 till 10:00 a.m. at Prof. R.C. Paul Rose Garden, Panjab University, Chandigarh.

Entries for photography competition will be accepted upto 04.02.2020 till 5:00 p.m.. Entries for all other competitions will be accepted upto 05.02.2020 till 5:00 p.m.

Apart from it, for the entertainment and to spread Indian culture among the masses, Panjab University will be organizing Cultural/Star Nights in the evenings of all three days of the competitions.

To cater to the need of the visitors, there would be variety of food space in the Food Court. For entertainment of children & youngsters, rides and gaming zones will be set up.

Stalls for display and sale of products and services can be put up the festivals.

The form for booking of stalls at the Panjab University Rose Festival can also be downloaded from the website or can be obtained from the office of Divisional Engineer (Hort.), Construction Office, Panjab University, Sector-14, Chandigarh.

Students of the University may associate with the Panjab University Rose Festival under ‘Earn while learn programme’.

For any enquiry or information pertaining to participation in competitions, stalls and sponsorship, phone no. 7888331330 and 9814893401 are available 24×7.

 

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