Sunday 20 October 2019
9am - 4pm
Come celebrate Diwali at Dandenong Market, Melbourne’s home of authentic multicultural street food!
Diwali, the festival of lights, is a free fun day for the whole family. Celebrated by millions of Hindus, Sikhs and Jains all around the world, Diwali signifies the triumph of good over evil. This Festival is the most colourful event on our calendar: we invite you to come along and experience Indian culture through food, flavours, arts and crafts and entertainment.
Come celebrate with Dandenong Market and festival partners Foodie Trails by experiencing authentic curry cuisines, trying new moves in Bollywood workshops or even dressing up in a traditional sari before popping in to the photo booth. You can even go home with a little of the festival after our henna artist decorate your hands in the traditional art of mehendi.
Plus, our festival partners Foodie Trails is giving away a double pass to a cultural Melbourne food tour to one lucky winner! Click here to enter.
Free activities. Free performances. Free parking.