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Diwali 2018

  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology 501 E St. Joseph Street Rapid City, SD 57701 (map)

The India Club of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology invites the public to celebrate Diwali 2018, featuring cultural foods, entertainment, and a firework show.
The annual event will be 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, in the Surbeck Center ballroom. The event is free and open to the public. 

Diwali is the largest festival in India, celebrating peace and harmony beyond the Hindu religion. The India Club at SD Mines aims to increase awareness and understanding of the Indian culture.

The evening begins with cultural performances at 5 p.m. A firework display in the Surbeck/McLaury parking lot will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by authentic foods prepared by Indian students enrolled at Mines. Henna hand-painting stations will also be available.