Touted as "The grandest celebration of words, stories, and ideas", Kerala Lit Fest is the second largest cultural gathering in the country. Set along the shore of the Arabian sea by the beaches of Calicut, the KLF offers something for just about every age and interest, bringing readers and writers together for inspiration, entertainment, and discussion. Every Year, The festival presents an array of the best artists, actors, celebrities, writers, thinkers, and activists closer to people by engaging in meaningful discussions on literature, art, cinema, culture, dance, music, environment, science, and technology. Fireside chats at night with a plethora of performing artists like rock bands, musicians, dancers, concerts, ghazal nights make altogether, the Kerala Lit Fest an indelible affair in the literary scene. With the goal of reaching as broad an audience as possible and including them in the festival in many ways, KLF remains open to the public, non-exclusive and open platform for discussions and idea exchanges. Wales is the guest nation for the year, offering audiences a taste of the contemporary legacy of one of Europe’s oldest cultural traditions. Featuring leading Welsh authors and the innovative Invertigo Theatre Company with their show My Body Welsh, the Guest Nation Wales programme will also include a day dedicated to screenings of Welsh films related to literature.