Dastak is the annual exhibition of artworks prepared by the current and previous batches of Riyaaz. It also showcases artworks by faculty members of Riyaaz. Nearly 200 artworks are displayed in the exhibition. The last two Dastaks were organized in The Tribal Museum, Bhopal. In the past artists, such as Amol Palekar, Irshad Kamil, Bindu Malini, Ashok Vajpayi, Udayan Vajpayi, Rajesh Joshi, Teji Grover, and Himanshu Vajpayi have interacted with Riyaazis.
Dastak is also a platform where Riyaazis meet publishers from all over the country. Publishers such as Eklavya, Room to Read, National Book Trust, Pratham have attended Dastak events.