Diwali 2010

Don’t miss this year’s festival of light packed with family-friendly workshops, a short theatre play, live music, bollywood, bhangra and Nepalese dance performances and a special dance competition for everyone to take part!


Light up your day and join us for an entertaining, exciting and family friendly Diwali celebration with a twist! This year we bring you:


Eklavya, from the Hindu epic Mahabharat, will entertain you with drama, music and dance


Garbha and Dandia performances and a chance to have a go at this ancient dance.  Just bring your own Dandia sticks


Professional Bollywood, Bhangra and Kerala dance performances


Special screening of the classic film Sholay


Mask making workshops, telling the story of Diwali


Mendhi hand patterns


Free traditional Indian food courtesy of Five Rivers event caterers


And now the twist…….


Razzle & Dazzle


If you are an individual or a group that enjoys performing South Asian dances, you are welcome to perform and compete for a special prize as part of this year’s event! All ages welcome, all South Asian dances accepted! To enter the competition simply call 01922 654404 or email ioannoui@walsall.gov.uk.


Your time to shine has come…….


Free, everyone is welcome!


In partnership with Walsall Hindu Forum and supported by Ambour Radio and S&J Stars.