IAGB announces Republic Day Mela on
January 26, 2019 with Popular Grand Antakshari Competition
Continuing the yearly tradition, IAGB (India
Association of Greater Boston) will organize the Republic Day Mela on January
26, 2019 at the Burlington High School, Burlington, MA.
Similar to last year, the day will be made up of multiple
segments. Several competitions will be held on the day of the event for members
of all ages. These include chess, carrom, art, storytelling, elocution, skit,
poetry and general knowledge. Additional competitions may be added.
Furthermore, coming back on popular demand is IAGB
Antakshari. All members are welcome to participate. Prelims will be held on
November 18, 2018 in Lexington, MA and in Westborough on December 9, 2018.
Winners from the prelims will participate in the semi-finals planned for early
January after which the winners will participate on stage at the Grand Finale
held at Republic Day Mela.
In addition to the above, there will also be cultural
performances which have the hallmark of IAGB events. The theme this year is
‘Kashmir to Kanyakumari’.
Surrounding the event will be the vibrant exhibition booths from various corners of our community. Please reach out to us or visit us online to
reserve an early bird slot! Lastly, there will be delicious Indian food at the
Details for sponsorship, advertising and exhibition are
available on www.iagb.org and via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Association of Greater Boston (IAGB) is the oldest and one of the leading
Indian-American organizations in New England. It serves the Indian-American
communities in the Greater Boston area - Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode
Island. IAGB strives to foster a strong Indian-American social, cultural and
community presence in New England.