Event Name: Swades 2018
Date: Saturday, August 4, 2018
Location: Santa Clara County Fairgrounds: 344 Tully Rd, San Jose, CA 95111
Hosted by: Association of Indo Americans
Association of Indo Americans – AIA held Swades -Independence Day Celebration. Thirty-Four Bay Area organizations came together to celebrate 71st anniversary of India’s Independence from the British. The event was full of fun activities for all ages, plenty of food and authentic Indian clothing & jewelry. Children and adults performed dances on stage and sang many hit Bollywood songs. Many dignitaries attended this event including India’s Consul General honorable Venkatesan Ashok. To conclude the event, singer Bappi Lahiri sang his Bollywood hits for the packed audience.