The Ridge is a large open space in the heart of Mall road that provides an excellent view of the mountain ranges engulfed in the beauty of nature. It is one of the most famous attractions in Shimla that is worth seeing with family and friends. The Ridge connects the Mall road at the Scandal point on the west side and offers a panoramic view of the snowy mountains of Shimla. The Ridge is the hub of all cultural activities of Shimla. It is also the famous shopping centre. The most famous festival that is held at the Ridge is the Summer Festival. The festival is held during the months of April or May during which the whole of Shimla comes alive with colours and a riot of activities.