Date - Saturday 20 October, 2018 11:00 - Saturday 20 October, 2018 18:00
Victoria Square, Birmingham
Come along and help us bring the light to Birmingham this Diwali!
Following the success of last year’s event, the West Midlands Combined Authority are once again joining forces with the Consulate General of India to hold a spectacular FREE event to celebrate the Festival of Light on October 20th 2018 in Birmingham's Victoria Square!
With singing, dancing, live performers, delicious food and more, all funded by our generous sponsors HSBC UK, Asha's, TSB, West Midlands Metro, KTC Edibles, Birmingham Airport, ICICI Bank and Air India - this event is sure to be fun for all the family!
On the day, there will be speeches from West Midlands Mayor, Andy Street, and The Consul General of India, Dr Aman Puri.
There will also be a range of live performances as well as a range of stalls to explore; including authentic Indian food supplied by Asha’s restaurant, mehndi artists, face-painting, sari tying and colouring competitions to name but a few! - A full programme of the day's event can be found here!
Thinking of bringing the little ones? Or maybe some elderly family? No problem, this is a family-friendly event, there will be lots of seating and picnic areas for people to enjoy all the sounds, tastes and culture of India!
So why not pop along and celebrate Diwali in style? Register your interest here.