Palakkal Pooram is organized in Thrissur District. The festival is observed in Makaram month. The ritual attracts pooram enthusiasts from around Kerala. Palakkal Pooram 2016 date is February 3.
The annual pooram festival is noted for caparisoned elephants. Panchari melam and pachavadhyam are part of the ritual.
The main highlight of the festivals are elephants and traditional music.