Diwali Festival 2019
Free

Diwali Festival 2019

Date & time
Sat 26 Oct 2019
4:00pm to 9:00pm
Add to Calendar 2019-10-26 16:00 2019-10-26 21:00 Australia/Brisbane Diwali Festival 2019 Presented by Brisbane City Council, Diwali Festival (also known as The Festival of Lights), is returning to Chinatown Mall. Festivities will include traditional live music, dance and performing artists. Special light displays will illuminate the precinct, offering visitors the chance to experience the wonder of this ancient Indian celebration. <strong>Event schedule:</strong><br /><ul> <li>4pm - Indian classical dance - Odissi</li> <li>4.10pm -&nbsp;Opening and welcome</li> <li>4.20pm -&nbsp;Indian semi-classical dance</li> <li>4.30pm -&nbsp;Sitar performance</li> <li>5pm -&nbsp;Classical-Bollywood fusion dance</li> <li>5.10pm -&nbsp;Indian contemporary dance</li> <li>5.20pm -&nbsp;Bollywood dance</li> <li>5.45pm -&nbsp;Nepalese and Indian musical performances</li> <li>6.20pm -&nbsp;Bollyfit Zumba workshop</li> <li>6.50pm -&nbsp;Youth dance performance</li> <li>7.10pm -&nbsp;Bollywood songs with Avishek Kr Mitra</li> <li>7.40pm -&nbsp;Punjabi Bhangra folk dance</li> <li>7.50pm -&nbsp;Dhol Indian percussion</li> <li>8pm -&nbsp;OzIndia performance</li> <li>8.20pm -&nbsp;Dance Masala performance</li> <li>8.40pm -&nbsp;Bollywood dance workshop.</li> </ul> Roving entertainment: <ul> <li>Bollywood stilt walker at 5.30-8.30pm.</li> </ul> Available throughout the whole event: <ul> <li>#myvalleybne Tunnel of Lights</li> <li>market stall - gem stones and jewellery</li> <li>free henna tattoos.</li> </ul> Chinatown Mall, Duncan St, Fortitude Valley
Age

All ages

Cost

Free

Presented by Brisbane City Council, Diwali Festival (also known as The Festival of Lights), is returning to Chinatown Mall.

Festivities will include traditional live music, dance and performing artists. Special light displays will illuminate the precinct, offering visitors the chance to experience the wonder of this ancient Indian celebration.

Event schedule:

  • 4pm - Indian classical dance - Odissi
  • 4.10pm - Opening and welcome
  • 4.20pm - Indian semi-classical dance
  • 4.30pm - Sitar performance
  • 5pm - Classical-Bollywood fusion dance
  • 5.10pm - Indian contemporary dance
  • 5.20pm - Bollywood dance
  • 5.45pm - Nepalese and Indian musical performances
  • 6.20pm - Bollyfit Zumba workshop
  • 6.50pm - Youth dance performance
  • 7.10pm - Bollywood songs with Avishek Kr Mitra
  • 7.40pm - Punjabi Bhangra folk dance
  • 7.50pm - Dhol Indian percussion
  • 8pm - OzIndia performance
  • 8.20pm - Dance Masala performance
  • 8.40pm - Bollywood dance workshop.

Roving entertainment:

  • Bollywood stilt walker at 5.30-8.30pm.

Available throughout the whole event:

  • #myvalleybne Tunnel of Lights
  • market stall - gem stones and jewellery
  • free henna tattoos.

Bookings

No bookings required.

Venue

Chinatown Mall, Duncan St, Fortitude Valley

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