HOLI FESTIVAL OF COLOUR

Named one of the TOP 100 EVENTS IN ONTARIO, Holi Festival of Colour is a fun day filled with South Asian culture, food, and a colour festival like no other!

Hindu in origin, Holi Festival is celebrated throughout South Asia and around the globe, and celebrates singing, dancing, peace, fun, laughter, forgiveness and of course…colour!

WHEN: Saturday, June 22 | 12 p.m.. – 6 p.m.

WHERE: St. Paul Street (Bond Street – Court Street)

ADMISSION:

  • General Admission is FREE

DAY OF EVENT PRICING:

  • General Admission is FREE
  • T-Shirts $15
  • 2 Paint Packages – $7.50

PRE-SALE PRICING:

  • T-Shirts available for $10
  • Paint Packages – Buy 2 Paint Packages for $7.50, get 2 free courtesy of our Colour Sponsor RE/MAX Hendriks Team Realty
  • Early-bird Bundle – $15 (includes T-Shirt & 4 Paint Packages)
    PRE-REGISTRATION ENDS THURSDAY, JUNE 20 AT 12:00PM EST

** Paint powder provided onsite by the Holi Festival of Colour is non-toxic. For this reason, we recommend using our paint powders provided and assume no responsibility for any reactions to attendees’ own paint powder products. **

* * In addition to paint, water will be sprayed during this event, please expect to get wet! **

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FOOD:

Enjoy delicious authentic Indian cuisine during your Holi Festival of Colour experience.

Choose from the following options during pre-registration only.

Khas Patti Snack Box: Includes Pakora, Samosa, Mango Rasmalai, & Mango Shake…….$10

Khas Patti Biryani Bowl: Includes Vegetable or Chicken Biryani, Saide of Raita, Mango Rasmalai & Choice of Pop…….$10

Bansaree Authentic Indian Cuisine: Chicken or Vegetable Biryani with Samosa & Dessert…………..$10

MUST PRE-ORDER BEFORE THURSDAY, JUNE 20 AT 12:00PM EST

Become a vendor!

Vendor Hours:
Saturday June 22nd – 12pm-6pmr

Vendor Fees:
Downtown Business (within the BIA): FREE
Non-Profit Organization: $50
Small Business (Outside BIA): $50
Corporation / Franchise: $200

These fees would provide you with a 10′ x 10′ vending area for your business. If you need additional space, there is an extra fee of $50 for a 10′ x 20′ area.

Become a sponsor!

Going into it’s 3rd year, the Downtown St. Catharines Holi Festival of Colour has witnessed an exponential surge in enthusiasm, attracting more participants, including visitors from across the province. This year, the Holi Festival (named one of the Top 100 Festivals in Ontario earlier this year) is promising another vibrant celebration of community and culture.

We extend a warm invitation for you to explore the numerous opportunities of partnering with the St. Catharines Downtown Association. Through our collaboration, you’ll benefit from exposure to our extensive social media audience, prominent brand visibility during the event, and meaningful interactions with attendees on behalf of your business. 

For details on sponsorship opportunities, please refer to the attached sheet. 

We can tailor packages to ensure your goals align with our event.

Reach out to Jennifer Blackledge, Events Director at 289-697-8303 or events@mydowntown.ca

Volunteer!

Looking for volunteer opportunities for hours or to engage in your community?

Our events wouldn’t be possible without the help of our dedicated volunteers.

Whether you want to be more involved in the local community or need to fulfill high school requirements, all are welcome.