The major festivals celebrated in Bijapur are -
- Maha Shivaratri - A festival dedicated to Lord Shiva.
- Ganesh Chaturthi- A festival where Lord Ganesh – the elephant headed God (who is also the son of Lord Shiva) is worshipped.
- Navrathri- A 10-day Hindu festival, where Goddess Durga is worshipped.
- Naga Panchami- Where snakes are worshipped and offered milk; a tribute to Snake deity/God.
- Deepavali - The festival of Lights; India’s most popular and widely celebrated festival.