What is the Diwali Festival of Lights?
The Diwali Festival of Lights gets its name from a row of clay lamps that the people of India light outside their homes to symbolize the inner light that protects from spiritual darkness. It will be celebrated this year on Monday, October 24, 2022. However, there is a local event celebrating a bit earlier.
When and Where is the Diwali Festival of Lights Celebration?
Join the City of Chandler as they celebrate the Diwali Festival of Lights at Kyrene de La Paloma Elementary School’s Outdoor Amphitheater, located at 5000 W. Whitten St., Chandler, 85226 on Saturday, October 22 from 11 am to 3 pm.
Experience a cultural explosion of authentic Indian food, lively performances by local dance groups, community groups, and individuals. Cultural merchandise will be for sale, as well as crafts and informational booths will be available.
People attending are encouraged to bring a blanket to sit on to enjoy the performances.
Free admission and parking, everyone is welcome!