diwaliEveryone is welcome to join the fun at the Festival of Lights – Diwali Celebrations on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at the Balboa Park Visitors Center. The park is located at 1549 El Prado in San Diego and celebrations begin at 3 pm.

The Diwali festival also known as the Festival of Lights is a Hindu festival, which is celebrated yearly to ask for blessings from the Goddess of Wealth. Traditionally gifts are exchanged between families and loved ones to show affection and love.

Guests can look forward to a day of celebrating with Indian food, music, dancers and traditional art.

Tickets are $5 for adults and all children 10 and under are free. Admission also includes access to the Mingei Museum and the San Diego Museum of Art. We look forward to seeing you at the Festival of Lights.

Read more information by visiting http://www.balboapark.org, http://www.kpbs.org, and http://www.diwalifestival.org/.