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10.30 AM Opening Ceremony and Inauguration details
11.00 AM Parade: people in ethnic costumes details
12.00 PM Booths displaying Nepali herit
02.00 PM Cultural Program at the Park’s Amphitheater details
08.00 PM Recognition of festival volunteers/sponsors +
Dinner & Interaction with Guinness Record Aspirant Rabi Lamichane details
Please do not miss out the unique Nepal Festival which is just days away from us. Please gather at the Amphitheater of Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta on Sunday March 03 as that’s where the festival going to begin. Please plan to arrive early around 10.00 AM Eastern Time and be seated in the Amphitheater of the park by 10.30 AM for the opening ceremony which will be immediately followed by the Parade.
The weather on Sunday is partly cloudy with a high of 43 F, so please be prepared for a little bit of chilly weather, speacilly in the morning. Wear your warm clothes together with your Nepali attire.
But chilly or not, I am sure it is not going to affect us the brave people of Nepali origin who are determined to make this event highly successful, well attended event!
Friends traveling from Florida, Alabama, Tennessee, New York, Seattle, North Carolina, South Carolina and beyond, please arrive the day before (March 02) or leave really early in the morning to arrive in Centennial Olympic Park by 10.00 AM.
Summary of Nepal Festival Program:
10.30 AM Ribbon Cutting Ceremony/ Inauguration
11.00 AM Parade of people wearing ethnic costume and carrying traditional items
12.00 PM Booths displaying items of Nepali heritage, tradition and culture, including Nepal food for sale
02.00 PM Spectacular Cultural Program at the Park’s Amphitheater
For questions or information, please contact Nepal Festival Committee
An informal program coordinated by CK Parajuli (NASeA advisor and former NYAA president) to welcome the Honorary Consul General Rishi Dhakal in Atlanta, Georgia draw unprecedented support for Nepal Festival-2013 being held in Centennial Olympic Park in the heart of Atlanta on March 03.Honarary Consul Mr. Dhakal pledged to be the platinum sposor for Nepal festival and committed for one booth at the festival that will have different items representing tradition and culture of Nepal. Mr. Bimal Shrestha, president of Newa Organization of America South California Chapter, also pledged to be the platinum sponsor. At the occasion president of Nepalese Association of Georgia (NAG) also pledged the similar Platinum sponsorship. The program was hosted by Dilip Baniya, co-owner of newly opened Himalayan Spice restaurant in Clairmont, Georgia.
President of Nepalese Association in Southeast America (NASeA), Sanjeeb Sapkota, thanked Consul Mr. Dhakal and thanked him and others for their generous support and handed him a travel mug as a souvenir of NASeA.
On Sunday, March 03, please come to Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta, Georgia for an exciting and spectacular
Nepalfestival-2013 will showcase heritage, culture, value, tradition, sports, food, history, geography and much more of Nepal and people of Nepali origin at the world renowned Centennial Olympic Park in the heart of Atlanta, Georgia, on March 03. 2013. The festival will begin with a parade around the park with people wearing diverse costumes and dresses representing different corners of Nepal and carrying items that depicts values and pride of Nepal, followed by different booths showing heritage, culture, tradition, food, values and pride of Nepal and ended with lively, vibrant cultural program at the park’s amphitheater.
in partnership with Nepali organizations in
Georgia, Florida, Alabama, South Carolina, NorthCarolina, and Tennessee
Venue: Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta
(across the street from CNN Headquarters)
Date: Sunday, March 03, 2013