Thousands are expected to attend this weekend’s Canada India International Expo (CII Expo) in Calgary, which will feature Vaisakhi Mela performances throughout the weekend-long event.
Expo organizers say that the expo provides Canadian and India businesses from all over the world a chance to explore, network, and expand trade in Canada and throughout North America.
CII Expo opens with a ribbon cutting on Saturday, April 20 at 10 am.
Vaisakhi is a historical and religious festival in Sikhism which commemorates the birth or establishment of Khalsa by Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the tenth Sikh Guru, in 1699.
It is also a spring harvest festival.
The Vaisakhi Mela performances are on Saturday and Sunday from 2 pm to 6 pm.
When: April 20 to 21
Time: 10 am to 6 pm
Where: Genesis Community Wellness Centre (Feature Gym) – 7555 Falconridge Boulevard NE