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Color Fight! The ‘Holi’ Festival is Coming to the Bay

Get messy during the wonderful, colorful, ancient spring ritual of Holi
By - posted 3/21/2019 No Comment

Holi is a Hindu spring festival known as the “festival of colors” or the “festival of love.”

The festival signifies the victory of good over evil, the arrival of spring, the end of winter, and for many a festive day to meet others, play and laugh, forget and forgive, and repair broken relationships.

While the massive festivals and playful color fights take place in India and Nepal, there are plenty of fun smaller versions that take place throughout the Bay.

Here’s Funcheap’s ultimate guide to all of the best Holi celebrations around the Bay.


Sunday, April 7

2024 Holi Festival at City Center (San Ramon)
Sunday, April 7 – 2:00 pm - Ends at 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | City Center Bishop Ranch
2024 Holi Festival at City Center (San Ramon)
It’s hard to imagine a festival more lively and colorful than Holi, the joyous Indian celebration that marks the beginning of spring. It’s returning to Bishop Ranch April 7, 2024 from 2pm-4pm in all its rainbow glory. The family-friendly event always delights with its traditional throwing ...

Saturday, April 13

2024 Non Stop Bhangra’s Holi Festival Of Colors (Oakland)
Saturday, April 13 – 4:00 pm - Ends at 10:00 pm | Cost: $30*
*$30 Early Bird; $35 General; $40 at the door
| 7th West
2024 Non Stop Bhangra's Holi Festival Of Colors (Oakland)
Get ready for an unforgettable experience as Non Stop Bhangra brings its renowned production outdoors for a one-of-a-kind Holi celebration. What better way to welcome spring than under the open sky, doused in color, enjoying delicious food & drinks, surrounded by friends, while dancing non ...