When it comes to arts and crafts Goa is a must check out point for every art enthusiast. The excellent souvenirs that tourist can take away with them include creative pottery, shell work, furniture brass work, bamboo work and papier-mache. In performing arts, the beautifully designed Kala Academy located on the banks of the river Mandovi at Panaji is the focus of cultural festivals throughout the year. A pop, beat and Jazz music festival is held in May. After September a regular calendar of events includes Bhajan and Kirtan festivals, the Sangeet Samaroh in November, which attracts the finest performers from around the country, a drama festival and the well-known 'Teatro festival' that celebrates Goa's folk drama tradition.