Deepavali Festival | Adelaide Showground | 20 Oct 2018

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Deepavali Festival 2018

The SA chapter of Hindu Council of Australia has been celebrating Deepavali since 2015 in association Indian, Nepalese, Bhutanese, Bangladeshi, Tibetan & Fijian communities with great zeal and commitment.

Deepavali Festival is the festival of lights, celebrating a victory of good over evil. The fair is a full day of multicultural stage performances, dance, music and competitions, kids and youth activities, food stalls, art and cultural exhibitions and an open dance floor. Spend the day with family and friends and get engage in the colourful festival event.

What is Deepavali?

The Indian Festival of Lights, is the most widely celebrated festival of the people from the Indian sub-continent and across the whole world. Deepavali meaning ‘rows of lights’, is the festival symbolising victory of good over evil, light over darkness, and knowledge over ignorance.

Though there are many mythological explanations to this wonderful festival, in the current world it stands for is a reaffirmation of hope, a renewed commitment to friendship, religious tolerance, spreading the word of peace and harmony and above all, celebration of “simple joys of life”.


  • General Entry | $5
  • Family Entry (2+2) | $15
  • Free for kids and seniors


For more information and all enquiries please visit the Deepavali website.

What:  Deepavali Festival 2018

When: Saturday 20 October 2018 | 1pm – 10pm

Where Adelaide Showground | Goodwood Road, Wayville

Who: Everyone

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

Image Source: Deepavali website 


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