Saturday, March 24; 10:00AM - 3:00PM

Peacock Day: Journey to India 2018

About This Event

Join us as we celebrate PEACOCKS and their native country INDIA

Mayura Alarippu dance by Alpana Sreedhar Akarshana School of Dance. Photo by Avinash Srivastava

Rajasthani Folk Dance by Desi Girls Photo by Sekhar Ravinutala

Dance and music performances

12:30 – 1:00pm Dance and Sitar Music

• Mayura Alarippu: A peacock inspired dance performed by Alpana Sreedhar Akarshana School of Dance
• Desi Girls, Rajasthani Folk Dance
• Aalok Mehta, Sitar music

1–1:30 Bollywood demonstration and workshop

• Amna Dance

2–2:30pm Kathak

• Kathak Kala Academy and Indian Performing Art Center. Watch Video.

Children's activities

10am, 10:30am and 11am Bookworms Storytelling 12pm kids parade; dress in your peacock costumes! Crafts and family scavenger hunt Peacock information station

Other activities

11:30am Indian food cooking demonstration; Live mural painting by local artist Indian food at the Peacock Café; Indian arts, crafts and henna booth 1:30pm Peacock walking tour Peacock items for sale at the Gift Shop

Regular admission applies:

$9 adults;S6 seniors and students with ID;
$4 children 5—12; 4 and under free

Peacock Day is organized in collaboration with the Hindu Temple and Heritage Foundation, a non-profit organization devoted to preserving and promoting the rich heritage of Indian culture.

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Regular admission: $9 adults: $6 seniors and student with ID; $4 children 5-12; Children 4 and under free.
Members free

More Information

Dance and music from India 1230 & 2pm
Bollywood performance & workshop 1-1:30pm
Peacock Walks 1:30pm
Kids crafts: 10am-3pm
Children Peacock costume parade 12pm
Bookworms storytelling10, 10:30 & 11am
Indian food at the Peacock Cafe
Peacock items for sale at the Gift Shop

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