Thursday 31 October 2019 at 6:00 PM
Woking Town Centre

Lantern Parade and Celebration Event
Woking Town Centre

On Thursday 31 October, Woking will come alive with a stunning parade of colourful lanterns to celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights.The parade starts in Gloucester Square (near the library) at 6pm.

This lively, colourful event is the most popular of all the festivals from South Asia. Celebrated by Jains and Sikhs, as well as Hindus, the Festival of Lights marks the victory of good over evil, light over darkness, and knowledge over ignorance.

The Celebration Event will take place at the H.G. Wells Conference and Exhibition Centre from 7.30pm.

For more information please contact the Arts Development Officer, by email, arts@woking.gov.uk or call 01483 743696.

lantern parade

Diwali Drummers