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The Great India Festival

August 10, 2018 - 18:00 - 23:00

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Your favourite festival is back for its 7th edition – this time we have rebranded from Festival of India Ottawa to The Great India Festival. It’s not only a simple change in the name, but also in the magnitude of the scale of event. We’ll be bigger and better than all the years in the past.

What to expect at The Great India Festival?
1. Your favourite – Indian Cuisines:
Authentic Indian Cuisines sounds delicious right! Come out and enjoy these authentic cuisines, with over 55 food items from across 14 distinct regions of India in just a period of 3 days. That’s a lot. Trust us! You’d want it all.
Savour the taste of Indian street food served alongside famous Indian chai. Have a huge sweet tooth, let us spoil you with various savoury and sweet dishes, ranging from rasgullas to julab jamuns. Need a drink as well. We have a selection of mango lassi along with your choice of beer, wine and single malt whisky to choose from.

2. Cultural Programs:
Love music and entertainment, lets us sweep you off your feet and have your heart swayed. Performance by violinist maestro L.Subramaniam and accomplished singer Kavita Krishnamurthy live in concert. Watch us present to you, Canada Unity Dance, a signature event bringing together 5 WORLD cultures to perform on a single stage. Performed by esteemed artists, enjoy classical,folk and fusion, and various more performances.

3. Workshops:
Want to learn how mix up spices in your life? Learn the top secrets of blending spices by award-winning chefs. Learn about India’s contribution to world civilization, right here at The Great India Festival.
Love colors? Come and join in celebrating India’s most favourite festival HOLI! Right here in the Great India Festival located in the heart of Canada’s capital.


August 10, 2018
18:00 - 23:00
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Ottawa City Hall
110 Laurier Avenue West
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 1J1 Canada
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