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Diwali Fest: Diwali Events Vancouver 2013

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DH Vancouver Staff Oct 25, 2013 9:08 am

Diwali Fest brings light to this year’s many Diwali events festivities spread out between Vancouver and Surrey. Each year’s festival engages dozens of artists in events across the city, the majority of which are open and free to the general public, by suggested donation, or at very affordable ticketed prices.

For the most updated information, be sure to check out diwalifest.ca

Diwali Fest Diwali Events

Diwali Dinner & Dance Gala

Fri Oct 25, 2013
7:30pm to 12:30am
Royal King Palace Banquet Hall, 8158 128 Street, Surrey
Tickets: $40 Adults / $15 Youth

Come celebrate the festival of lights with your loved ones at the inaugural Diwali Fest Dinner & Dance Gala, brought to you by BCGEU. This event will feature a delicious buffet dinner followed by performances from an array of traditional Bharatnatyam and Bollywood dance groups, and an evening of dancing to the latest Bollywood and Bhangra beats!

IndiGlam Fashion Social

Tue Oct 29, 2013
8:00pm to 11:00pm
Scotiabank Dance Centre, 677 Davie Street, Vancouver
Tickets: $25 General / $35 VIP

We kick off the 2013 festival in style. This event will host an exciting and dazzling array of contemporary Indian fashions featuring innovative and dynamic local designers. DJ party to follow.

Diwali @ The Library

Wed Oct 30, 2013
12:00pm to 12:30pm
Central Public Library, 350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver
Tickets: FREE event!

As part of our new partnership with Vancouver Public Library, we’ll be bringing you an exciting lunchtime music and dance performance in the lovely Downtown Atrium of this great public space. This event will feature exciting Indian dance performances, performed with he spontaneity of a flash mob. Come watch us as we catch the downtown crowd completely unawares with this colorful and fast-paced display of the sights and sounds of Diwali.

Diwali Workshop

Fri Nov 1, 2013
4:00pm to 6:00pm
West End Community Centre, 870 Denman Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Nominal fee may be charged

BCGEU is proud to bring Diwali Fest to your community! Our Diwali Workshops are extremely popular with community centers neighborhood houses and schools across Metro Vancouver, and this year we hope to bring them to Surrey as well. These workshops feature professional artists and facilitators leading workshops in rangoli design, diya lamp painting, Bollywood dancing, and mehndi hand painting.

Diwali Workshop

Sat Nov 2, 2013
10:30am to 12:30pm
Renfrew Park Community Centre, 2929 East 22nd Avenue, Vancouver
Tickets: Nominal fee may be charged

BCGEU is proud to bring Diwali Fest to your community! Our Diwali Workshops are extremely popular with community centers neighborhood houses and schools across Metro Vancouver, and this year we hope to bring them to Surrey as well. These workshops feature professional artists and facilitators leading workshops in rangoli design, diya lamp painting, Bollywood dancing, and mehndi hand painting.

Diwali Downtown

Sat Nov 2, 2013
3:00pm to 8:00pm
Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver
Tickets: Suggested donation at the door: $5 per person / $15 per family.

Smuckers presents this year’s main event: Diwali Downtown!

Diwali Downtown brings together the best of contemporary and classical Indian culture for the entire family. This year’s event will include over fifteen different music and dance performances, an Indian bazaar featuring South Asian crafts and food, and a room-sized rangoli!

We will wrap up the event with our big outdoor finale, sponsored by Patak’s!

Diwali Workshop

Sun Nov 3, 2013
12:30pm to 2:30pm
Trout Lake Community Centre, 3360 Victoria Drive, Vancouver
Tickets: Nominal fee may be charged

BCGEU is proud to bring Diwali Fest to your community! Our Diwali Workshops are extremely popular with community centers neighborhood houses and schools across Metro Vancouver, and this year we hope to bring them to Surrey as well. These workshops feature professional artists and facilitators leading workshops in rangoli design, diya lamp painting, Bollywood dancing, and mehndi hand painting.

Diwali Workshop

Mon Nov 4, 2013
12:00pm to 3:00pm
South Vancouver Neighborhood House, 6470 Victoria Drive, Vancouver
Tickets: Check venue for details

BCGEU is proud to bring Diwali Fest to your community! Our Diwali Workshops are extremely popular with community centers neighborhood houses and schools across Metro Vancouver, and this year we hope to bring them to Surrey as well. These workshops feature professional artists and facilitators leading workshops in rangoli design, diya lamp painting, Bollywood dancing, and mehndi hand painting.

Diwali Workshop

Fri Nov 8, 2013
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Thunderbird Community Centre, 2311 Cassiar Street, Vancouver
Tickets: Nominal fee may be charged

BCGEU is proud to bring Diwali Fest to your community! Our Diwali Workshops are extremely popular with community centers neighborhood houses and schools across Metro Vancouver, and this yesar we hope to bring them to Surrey as well. These workshops feature professional artists and facilitators leading workshops in rangoli design, diya lamp painting, Bollywood dancing, and mehndi hand painting.

Chai House

Fri Nov 8, 2013
8:00pm to 11:00pm
Surrey Arts Centre, 13750 88th Avenue, Surrey
Tickets: $20

We close off the 2013 festival with the return of one of our favorite events: The Chai House, brought to you by BCGEU. Come enjoy this intimate cabaret performance featuring some of our favorite music and dance acts; for true lovers of Indian performance. This year’s event will feature a number of talented performers, including Juno-award winning soul singer Chin Injeti.

Be sure to check out one or more Diwali events!


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