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Diwali Festival lights up Belleville on October 14

Get ready to light up your Saturday on October 14, 2023, because the Belleville Diwali Festival—winner of Best New Festival in 2022 (Festivals and Events Ontario)—is back and brighter than ever!

Head over to West Zwick’s Park from 3 pm to 10 pm and immerse yourself in a dazzling celebration of lights, culture and fun.

This is the day to indulge in traditional arts and crafts, savour mouthwatering Indian cuisine, sway to a dance party, and witness a sky adorned with vibrant fireworks.

5 Things to Remember:

  1. FREE admission, free parking, free shuttles by Belleville Transit from the Downtown Bus Terminal and Loyalist College from 3 pm-10:30 pm.
  2. Opening Ceremonies start at 3 pm. There will be performances by Reign Yash Dance and Rupinder Pal Singh as well as local talent from Loyalist College.
  3. FREE family activities from 3 pm – 6 pm with a dance party to follow.
  4. FREE face painting, henna art, rangoli, balloon artists, colouring tent, sparklers and fireworks.
  5. Food Vendors include Royal Haveli 1000 Curry Namaste Kingston SK Sweets & Snacks Desi Basket Pink Funnel Binge Box Quinte Thairific

Whether you’re a Diwali enthusiast or just up for a good time, mark your calendar and gather your friends and family for a sensational Saturday!

Thank you to our Main Stage Sponsor:


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