Friday, November 3, 2017
5:30 – 9 pm – Multi
Cherry Chase PTA, in association with the Cherry Chase Neighborhood association (CCNA), is proud to celebrate Diwali (festival of lights) with you. Treat yourself to a night filled with delicious Indian snacks, foot-stomping Indian music, dance and festivities! A multicultural celebration for the whole family and our neighborhood! There will be special activities for Kid’s including making candles and paper lanterns. Adults can register to in a Family Fashion Show, or Rangoli competition or just join in the Dandiya Dance, and have lots of fun.
What is Diwali?
Diwali is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year and is the biggest and the brightest festival in India. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness and is celebrated by millions of people all over the world. In India, it is celebrated by making colorful designs in front of home, lighting lamps & fire crackers, distributing sweets and family get-togethers.
Event Day Schedule
|5:30- 7:00 PM||Kids Candle and Lantern making activity|
|6:00 – 7:00 PM||Photo booth|
|6:00 – 7:00 PM||Dinner (Indian snacks available on site for CASH only)|
|6:30 – 6:50 PM||Adult Rangoli (flower pattern) competition|
|6:50 – 7:00 PM||Winner announced by panel of judges from CC PTA and CCNA|
|7:00 – 7:30 PM||Family Fashion Show (registration required)|
|7:30 – 9:00 PM||DJ assisted Dandiya (dance)|
Try out some Delicious Indian Snacks catered from Ugadi Restaurant in Sunnyvale. All purchases are CASH ONLY. Please plan accordingly.
This event is a partnership between Cherry Chase Neighborhood Association and Cherry Chase PTA.
Adult family members are responsible for the safety and supervision of their children during the event.
Questions? Please contact us at email@example.com.