Holi on Governors Island

Event Date: 
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
Free, but RSVP and purchase colors in advance
Recommended Age: 
All
Editor's Pick: 

The ninth annual Holi Hai takes place at the large play lawn on the western side of Governors Island in New York City. Holi is the Festival of Colors, celebrating the coming arrival of Spring, friendship and equality. "Holi Hai!" translates to "It’s Holi!"

FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS:
Dance performances and music workshops
Live music bands
Live Indian Drums (Dhols)
Interactive dance workshops
Kids’ activity area (think bouncy castles, kid-friendly yoga, a superball factory, and more)
Lots of food!

You can pre-order colors online. Certified, environmentally safe colors will also be available at the event for you to purchase. Please don’t bring your own colors – you will not be allowed to bring them in.

The event is rain or shine.

Location: 
Governors Island New York , NY
Phone: 646-241-2670
40° 41' 22.02" N, 74° 0' 57.2868" W
New York