October, 2020

2020Sat31Oct10:00 am10:30 pmGlen Innes Diwali FestivalAuckland Diwali Festival Event10:00 am - 10:30 pm Te Oro, 98 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Auckland 1072Type:Culture,FestivalWhere:East AucklandAges:All Ages

Glen Innes Diwali Festival


(Saturday) 10:00 am - 10:30 pm

Event Details

Join in the Diwali celebrations from 10 AM, and be immersed in everything Diwali related.

There’s something for everyone to join in the Diwali celebrations. Learn how to wear a Saree, and try one on, to or learn how to make friendship bracelets or anklet making, Bollywood dance workshops, cooking classes, a panel discussion on Modern Day Arranged Marriages.

Here is a list of the great things on offer at the Glen Innes Diwali festival on the day:
10am-11am | Sound Meditation by Papaya Stories
10am-11am | Classical fusion dance for beginners by Sanskriti
10am-2pm | Spice Market by Spice Land
11am-12pm | Sri Lankan dance workshop by NZSL Studio
1pm-2pm | Learn to make traditional snacks: Rava Appam
1pm-5pm | Harcourts House of Rangoli & colouring competition
2pm-3pm | Learn to make traditional sweets: Carrot Halwa
2pm-3pm | Bollywood dance basics with Raul and Rian
3pm-4pm | Learn to make Bhel Puri – Bombay street food
4pm-5pm | Learn to make Lemon Rice and Pakora
3pm-4pm | Introduction to classical music with Sargam School of Music
3pm-4pm | Bhangra fusion workshop with Garagewalas
4pm-5pm | BollyGarba fusion workshop with Desibeat
4pm-8pm | Outdoor DJ
6:30pm-7:30pm | Panel discussion: Modern Day Arranged Marriages8pm-8:30pm | Pre-film entertainment
8:30pm-10pm | Diwali Movies presented by ASB: Bride & Prejudice

This event is part of the Auckland Diwali Festival 2020, presented to you by Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development in collaboration with Auckland Council.


Free entry


Te OroTe Oro is a multi-purpose space where young people and the community can perform, practice and learn the arts, express their creativity and talents, and celebrate their cultures.Phone: 09-890 8560 98 Line Road, Glen Innes, Auckland, New Zealand