Dadar - Pul Kala Mahotsav 2016 was inaugurated by BJP senior leader Vinod Tawde. The festival is scheduled from 8 November - 15 November. P.L. Deshpande Maharashtra Arts Academy and cultural affairs in alliance organised the event. Posters of yesteryear films have been put up in the event. Present during the event were Raj Dutt, Kiran Shantaram, Arun Kakde, Purshottam Lele, Pt. Satyasheel Deshpande and other dignitaries.