Diwali – The Indian festival of lights celebrated every year in autumn in the northern hemisphere.One of the most popular festivals of Hinduism, it spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, good over evil, knowledge over ignorance, and hope over despair. Its celebration includes millions of lights shining on housetops, outside doors and windows, around temples and other buildings in the communities and countries.
DIWALI MELA is being celebrated on 7th OCTOBER at the SOUTHFORK RANCH from 5 PM till 11 PM. The event will show case traditional and fusion dance troupes, both local and International, Indian Street food at the food court, Lamp lighting (Diya ceremony) a traditional Bazaar(Market Place) with many vendors, Henna booths, Giant cut outs of many cultural aspects, and a GRAND FINALE of AMAZING FIREWORKS !!
Children under 8 and Senior citizens are FREE admission, Adults pay $10. Car parking separately paid to venue.Each ticket holder will be given ONE diya to light at the Festival of Lights!