It was Chandigarh’s 51st Birthday | Happy Birthday Chandigarh – The City Beautiful!

City beautiful- Chandigarh turns 51 on 1st November 2017 and Chandigarhians are in full to have a blast on the Happy Birthday of the city. Clean and Green city of India, Chandigarh last year only celebrated Golden Jubilee and today its been 51 years. Le Corbusier, who has been known as the father of Chandigarh planned the city in 1952 but its formation took 14 more years. And in 1966 only it was declared the capital of Punjab & Haryana state.

And today is the time to celebrate our city beautiful’s birthday will full of enjoyment and happiness. With music, masti and much more, Chandigarh Administration has been holding 5 days long event for the 51st establishment day of the city.

Celebration of Chandigarh’s 51st Happy Birthday

As Chandigarh turns 51, people of the city beautiful is all set for the birthday bash. From 1st to 5th November 2017, Chandigarhians will be indulged in the different events for the commencement of Chandigarh’s 51st establishment Day.

Chandigarh Icon Award to honor people’s achievement to the city

Inception of city till now via Picture gallery

Food festival

Fashion show


Live performances- Nooran sister, Gurdas Maan. Gippy Grewal, Nandita Puri, Manak Ali and Zeeshan.

Also for the promotion of the Celebration of 51st Establishment day of Chandigarh, the event company has also carried out pre-events like- Chandigarh song, Women marathon and Luxury & vintage car rallies in the city.

With the aim to connect to the youth and make them aware of the city’s successful & developmental history, Chandigarh Administration in association with Showbizz Celebrations Pvt Ltd has held the foundation day celebration.

And the feathers in the name of The City Beautiful-Chandigarh

From its inception in 1966 till date, Chandigarh has added many feathers to its name in India. Titled as the City Beautiful, Chandigarh really lives up to the tagline. From Rock Garden to Sukhna Lake, Rose Garden to Leisure Valley, Chandigarh has the attracting power.

The very first thing that clicks our mind in the name of Chandigarh is- its the very first well-planned city of India.

The Capitol Complex of the City Beautiful has been declared as the World Heritage by UNESCO.

In a survey in 2015, Chandigarh has been announced as the Happiest City.

The city has been also declared as the first smoke-free city in India.

BBC in the year 2015 has announced Chandigarh to be the perfect cities of the World in terms of Cultural growth, modernisation and architecture.

Although the list is too long and much more is awaited for the city beautiful Chandigarh. We wish each and every person of The City Beautiful Chandigarh a very Happy Birthday.


Gurjit Kaur

Gurjit Kaur is a young and vibrant writer, who is passionate about media. Having done her MBA in media management, Gurjit loves to weave words in simple yet an elegant form. Her love for Chandigarh and the belief that "content is king" makes her an author on Chandigarh Metro. You may reach Gurjit at
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