Our Annual Event is the LARGEST South Asian Gathering in the Nation’s Capital!

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Held during the Summer in the heart of downtown Ottawa, this Annual Festival is open to the public and attracts crowds from diverse cultural backgrounds.

This year, 1000s of attendees are expected to take in the action over TEN DAYS.

The 2017 Edition of SouthAsianFest will feature action packed activities including Intercultural Dialogue, Masala Bhangra on the Hill, Dance Workshops, ART EXHIBITION, the SPLASH! Dinner & Dance Boat Cruise and the Grand Event, FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY Outdoor Activities in the heart of Canada’s Capital..!

The objective of this annual Family Friendly event is to:

Enhance Ottawa’s cultural landscape by showcasing different genres of South Asian performing Arts and supporting Local Artists by providing them an Annual platform to aspire towards.

Provide an opportunity for Ottawa’s diverse community to enjoy mouth-watering South Asian cuisine with creations as vast as the diaspora itself.

Promote awareness and educate Festival-goers in the area of disease prevention and highlight the benefits of healthy living.

Get together in an open and inclusive environment to celebrate Canada’s diversity while promoting cultural integration and harmony.