Celebrations don't just happen; they are events awaited for throughout the year and careful planning goes into them in terms of participation. Fairs are a part of a living heritage in Andhra Pradesh. The result is a colourful mosaic, which the visitor may not often fully comprehend, but offers a thrilling experience on one's travel. In Andhra Pradesh many temple fairs take place, of which the Brahmotsavam at Tirupati and the Sri Rama Navami Festival at Bhadrachalam are very popular. Devotees in large numbers attend these fairs. Andhra Pradesh Tourism organises fairs like the Lumbini Fair, Vishaka Utsav, Deccan Festival etc. that bring together the arts, crafts and cuisine of the various regions of the state.