Saturday, April 2, 2022
10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Celebrate the ‘Festival of Colors’ at New York City’s best family Holi event. Mark the beginning of spring at an unforgettable day of Bollywood dancing, delicious food, and live music. Each session culminates in color powder play in the park. Be sure to wear WHITE!
Bharatnatyam Dance Program with Jiva Performing Arts
10:30 am–11:00 am
Join Jiva Performing Arts and discover the beauty of Bharatnatyam dance, one of the eight classical dance forms of India. This 30-minute interactive program consists of a live dance performance with a variety of dancers of all ages.
The Story of Holi & Bollywood Dance with Ajna Dance Company
11:30 am–12:00 pm
Hear the story of Holi and move to the rhythms of Bollywood dance with Ajna Dance Company. This 30-minute program consists of storytelling, a dance performance, and a dance workshop that showcases the traditions and rituals of Holi.
Dhol Drum Procession
12:00 pm–12:10 pm
Meet us on our rooftop and follow the beat of the Dhol drum as we’re guided to neighboring Brower Park where color powder play will begin.
Color Powder Play
12:10 pm–12:30 pm
Let the party begin! Pick up your powder and get ready as DJ Dynamite plays dance music and counts down to the start of color powder play.