Come for the Bollywood beats and stay for the flavour packed food trucks. We're wrapping ourselves in everything India with classical Indian music, FREE sari tying, Bollywood dancing workshops, henna painting and some delightful little market stalls. It's going to be hotter than Mum's curry!
This is the plan for the day...
12.00 pm - Consonance Entertainment
Musicians with immense passion for the arts ignite the stage with vibrant performances in various styles and genres.
12.30 pm - Ragas Institute
Be mesmerised by classical dance styles such as Ghazal baithak & Bhajan sandhya and of course Kathak.
1.00 pm - Siddharth Banerjee
Local Casey resident, Siddharth Banerjee re-imagines some classic Bollywood songs.
1.30 pm - Bollydazzlers Dancetroupe
Fun, bright, Bollywood, belly dancing and interactive workshop for anyone and everyone!
2.30 pm - Jana Garjana Dhol Pathak
Loud and lively drumming group that will bring the festival vibe with some slamming beats.
3.30 pm - Masala Bhangra
Indian dance-based fitness program, designed for people of all ages and fitness levels who love to stay physically active through dance. Taking inspiration from both Bhangra folk dance from northern India and the Bollywood film industry, Masala Bhangra delivers a fusion of moves that combine strength, energy, exhilaration and cheekiness in equal measure in an easy-to-follow format that everyone can enjoy.
4.30 pm - Shezwan SOS
Shezwan SOS is all about high energy singing and dancing. Are you ready to put some SOS in your party?
5.30 pm - Tiya Dance Troupe & Academy Melbourne
There are three main styles of Sri Lankan classical dance: The Kandyan dances of the Hill Country, known as Uda Rata Natum; The low country dances of the southern plains, known as Pahatha Rata Natum; Sabaragamuwa dances, or Sabaragamuwa Natum the girls from Tiya Dance group look forward to sharing their culture with you
6.30 pm - Shezwan SOS
Encore performance to keep the party going!
7.30 pm - Ranjhe
Loud, energetic and colourful! Ranjhe is a Bhangra team from Melbourne, Australia, who aim to celebrate the richness of the Punjabi culture and inspire the next generations.
8.15 pm - Shezwan SOS and DJ
And they don't stop! Bringing the party to the end with big dance party sounds!
Our sari draped Stilt Divas will be there roaming the festival for colourful one on one photo opportunities from 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm.
Plus don’t forget the Foodie Trails traditional saree draping and dress up with the free photos from the Phototainment booth.