16th Annual South Asian Festival
The South Asian New Year Festival, or “Pohela Boishakh”, is an FREE annual outdoor celebration showcasing the culture and diversity of South Asia. Now in its 16th year, The South Asian New Year Festival draws over 5,000 people each year.
The Hillside Theater Stage on April 8th, 2017 (11am-8pm) will feature live dance and music performances along with authentic programs highlighting the colorful diversity of South Asian Culture.
Off stage, visitors will be enticed to enjoy the wonderful foods and merchandise available in the Bazaar.
With food, ethnic clothing, jewelry, crafts, henna & more – this festival has all the ingredients to represent the rich tapestry of South Asian Culture.
The event is organized by the Texas Bengali Cultural Alliance (TBCA) a non-profit organization aiming to preserve, practice, and promote the South Asian artistic and cultural heritage while introducing South Asian traditions to the ethnic diversity that is shaping our region.