The Diwali Festival returning for 16th year

The Diwali Festival will return on Oct. 13.

The Diwali Festival is set to return on Oct. 13 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Memorial Park on the grass field behind the Quinlan Community Center, 10185 N. Stelling Rd. 

The annual event is hosted by the Cupertino Chamber of Commerce and showcases multicultural music, dance, activities, and food. Diwali, the Hindi festival of lights, is celebrated every autumn and symbolizes “victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance.” 

Returning for its 16th year, the 2018 Diwali Festival will include a Kids Zone with a petting zoo, pony rides, jump houses and other fun activities, as well as beautiful lanterns and a grand opening ceremony at 12:30 p.m. 

Enjoy the video below for highlights from the 2017 festival. 

For more information about the festival, click here