The tribes of Nagaland celebrate their festivals with gusto and fervor. To promote cultural heritage of Nagaland, the Government of Nagaland organizes the Hornbill Festival every year. This festival is organized during 1st of December to 10th of December. Hornbill Festival is held at Naga Heritage Village, Kisama which is about 12 km from Kohima. All the tribes of Nagaland take part in this festival. The aim of the festival is to revive and protect the rich culture of Nagaland and display its extravaganza and traditions.