main festival of all Kerala is Onam around August, and though
it is essentially a Hindu festival, the Muslims and Christians
also join in the fun.
Onam is a 4-day national harvest
festival in Kerala, which falls during August- September, when
Snake Boat races are held mostly in connection with temple festivals
of Kottayam-Arunmulla-Alleppy area.
Vishu is the new year day which comes
Pooja Eduppu in October is connected
with Vinayak Pooja.
Kerala is also known for the Pooram
festival in Trichur.
The Shivaratri festival at Alwaye
is also a major occasion for fanfare.