2019 Bay Area Diwali Festival: Indian Food, Bollywood Dance & Music | Cupertino
Memorial Park (Cupertino) | 10185 North Stelling Road, Cupertino, CA 95014
Submitted by the Event Organizer
Come to enjoy the festive atmosphere of sari festooned trees, spectacular lanterns, and a cultural kaleidoscope of activities and performances.
Beginning at 11 am with the popular Kids Zone art show and grand opening ceremony at 12:30 pm. The festival appeals to all the senses; delicious Indian food, music, and dancing featuring classical Kathak and Bharatanatyam to Bhangra and to popular Bollywood dances.
In its seventeenth year, the festivities include a wonderful feast of food, music, and dance including a traditional Rangoli display, art and craft booths.
The Kids Zone is packed throughout the day with fun and exciting activities including the petting zoo, pony rides, jump houses, face painting, and much more.
Diwali is a traditional Indian festival of thanksgiving. It celebrates the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, hope over despair, and good over evil. Celebrated throughout the world, typical Diwali traditions include family and friends gathering to light lamps, exchanging gifts, new clothes, meeting new and old friends, and offering traditional sweets.
Admission and parking are free.