- Makar Sakranti
In this festival a gritmandal (column of butter) is placed on the Shiv Ling for 8 days. The butter for the gritmandal is prepared by washing desi ghee with water. On removal of gritmandal, the butter which is believed to have medicinal importance is distributed among the devotees.
- Shivratri Mahotsav
A five days state level festival is celebrated on the occasion of Shivratri with traditional gaiety and fervor. The towns of Baijnath and Paprola are illuminated and the Shiv Temple is decorated with flowers and colourful lights. Cultural Functions are held in the Indira Gandhi Stadium for five days and a mela goes for several days near Shiv Temple. Havan is performed in the temple for the welfare of universe.
- Khor Maar
On the occasion of Panch Bhikham Chaturathi (October-November) walnuts are showered on the temple by the devotees.
- Sawan Melas
Thousands of devotees throng the temple especially on Mondays during the Sawan Month (July-August) to pay obeisance to Shiva by offering jal on the Shivling.