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Festival of the Chariots 2015 | Golden Gate Park

Sunday, August 23, 2015 - All Day | Cost: FREE
Sharon Meadow | 320 Bowling Green Dr. San Francisco, CA



Festival of the Chariots 2015 | Golden Gate ParkThe “Festival of the Chariots,” known throughout India as the “Ratha Yatra” festival, has been performed for thousands of years in Puri, India, and today it is celebrated in all major cities through out the world. More than 3,000 people attend each year in San Francisco alone.

49th Annual Festival of the Chariots
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco
FREE

Typical Schedule (to be confirmed):
– Parade Begins: 11 am (JFK & Transverse, GG Park)
– Festival: 1 pm (Sharon Meadow)

Typically at this annual interactive parade, people pull three large chariots by ropes throughout Golden Gate Park, ending at Sharon Meadow on the corner of JFK Dr. and Stanyan Street around 1 pm for the Festival of India.

Look forward to a free vegetarian meal, live music, ancient Indian dances, exhibits, books, and more.

Photo credit: Toasty Ken


Links: Event details

Cost: FREE

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Address: 320 Bowling Green Dr. San Francisco, CA

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