The last 10 days of December white rules Kochi. All avenues, establishments and houses in Kochi wear white paper buntings.
All available space in the streets host impromptu competitions and multi-faceted celebrations. All these are conducted with self-imposed discipline. No trace of unruliness.
Kalam Vara (floor drawing), tug-of-war, bicycle races, swimming in sea, beach volleyball are some of the items packed in the competition basket. The festivities and revelries continue till midnight of December 31st. Fireworks mark the finale.
All the days of Carnival large number of people gather to enjoy the events.