Put on your dancing shoes, Toronto! Our city is getting an exciting Garba Night celebration this October.
Put on by the Gerrard India Bazaar BIA, the event promises to be a fun-filled evening of music and dance.
It’s a free event that will run all evening long on October 21st, 2023.
This celebration is a Gujarati tradition and involves energetic music, a joyful style of dancing, vibrant clothing, and of course, delicious food.
It is part of the annual Hindu holiday Navaratri, which honours the goddess Durga and is celebrated as a nine-day festival.
All are invited to join the fun, witness the incredible folk dancing and learn all about this significant holiday.
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If you’ve never been, this is also a great opportunity to check out the Gerrard India Bazaar, which is said to be North America’s largest South Asian marketplace.
The Bazaar hosts all kinds of exciting events throughout the year, including the TD Festival of South Asia every summer and fun holiday shopping events.
Plus, with all the restaurants and food counters, you’ll be treated to a flavourful culinary adventure.
So, mark your calendars for October 21st because this Garba Night party is not one to miss!
When: October 21st, 2023, 6 PM to 10:30 PM
Where: 1365 Gerrard Street East