Tourism > India > Kerala > Festivals > Boat Races > Payippad Jelotsavam (Boat Race)
Payippad Jelotsavam held in memory for the Prathista ceremony of Haripad Subramanya temple and therefore has a religious significance. This festival is celebrated for three days commencing from the Onam festival day. Snake boat processions are taken out on the first two days and competitive boat race take place on the third day. Harippad is located in Alapuzha district (NH 47).