This state festival is held at Visakhapatnam the port town of Andhra Pradesh. This festival begins on the third Friday in January and lasts till the following Sunday. The Visakha Utsav is organised to bring expose the geographical beauty spiced with the regional cultural and traditional practices that are part and parcel of Visakhapatnam District.
A series of cultural programmes and other events are organised. This festival lasts for three days.