08/11 – KC’s Biggest Event – India Fest 2024

KCdesi, the proud Media Partner of the India Association of Kansas City (IAKC), is delighted to invite everyone to India Fest 2024.

India Fest 2024 will take place on Sunday, August 11th, 2024, from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm at the Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66212. This year’s theme, “One Community, Many Stories: Celebrating Diversity, Building Unity,” highlights the rich cultural diversity and unity within the Indian community. The festival, collectively hosted by various regional organizations, offers an immersive experience into the vibrant tastes, sounds, and sights of India through live music, dance, food, and entertainment.

At India Fest, attendees can indulge in a wide variety of authentic Indian cuisines, ranging from spicy street food to traditional dishes, prepared by local chefs and restaurants. The marketplace will feature vendors selling unique Indian handicrafts, clothing, jewelry, and art, providing a perfect opportunity for shopping enthusiasts to take home a piece of India.

The event will showcase spectacular live performances, including classical and contemporary Indian dance, music, and theater. Renowned artists and local talent will grace the stage, offering a mesmerizing display of India’s artistic heritage. Cultural exhibits and interactive booths will educate visitors about India’s diverse regions, languages, and traditions, fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation of the country’s cultural mosaic.

India Fest is an all-day event where families and individuals can enjoy activities for all ages. There will be engaging workshops, fun games, and a children’s area with crafts and entertainment specifically designed for younger attendees. The festival aims to create an inclusive environment where everyone can come together to celebrate and learn about India’s rich cultural tapestry.

Admission and parking for this vibrant and enriching event are completely FREE, providing the local community with a wonderful opportunity to explore India’s arts, culture, history, and people without any cost barriers. Join us for a day filled with joy, learning, and cultural exchange as we celebrate the essence of India in the heart of Kansas City.

This is your chance to showcase your talents and be part of an incredible celebration of India’s diverse and rich cultural heritage.

We request all the choreographers or solo performers to submit their entries.

Sign up now to participate: https://iakc.org/india-fest-2024/india-fest-performance/

About IAKC: The India Association of Kansas City (IAKC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting Indian culture and heritage within the Kansas City area. Through various cultural, educational, and community events, IAKC fosters a sense of unity and belonging among the Indian community while sharing the rich traditions of India with the wider public.

About KCdesi: KCdesi is a community portal that serves as a comprehensive resource for the Indian community in and around Kansas City. Offering listings of Indian businesses, free event listings, classifieds, and a robust email database, KCdesi connects and supports the local Indian community, helping to promote and celebrate its vibrant culture and contributions.