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Dandenong Eid Festival 2013

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The 2013 Eid Al Adha festival will be held on Sunday November 3rd 2013 from 11am till 9pm at Dandenong Park, Cnr of Lonsdale st and Foster Street, Dandenong.

Dandenong EID Festival
Dandenong EID Festival


The Eid Al Adha Festival is an important celebration on the Islamic calendar. The date is marked on the lunar calendar and as so moves around on the calendar each year. This year in November, Dandenong will host a "Edi Al Adha" celebration, which according the website "is a community gathering for the Australian Muslim and non Muslim communities". There will be rides for both young and old, market stalls, live animal farm and face painting.

There will also be a Quran recitation competition & Congregational prayers for those who wish to participate.

To give you a feel for what the day might be like, have a look at this video from the 2011 Festival to give you a feel of what the event might be like:



Looks like it will be a great day.
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Why? Great day out with family & friends
When: Sunday November 3rd 2013 from 11am till 9pm
Phone: 0401 735 497
Where: Dandenong Park Cnr of Lonsdale st and Foster Street Dandenong
Cost: Free
Your Comment
My community centre just had an Eid festival last week, but it appears to be taking place on different dates. Do you know the official day of the holiday, or is is one that last several days - that would make more sense.
by Bryony Harrison (score: 4|12470) 2190 days ago
Really appreciate the notice about this event - I often miss these kinds of events through not hearing about them in time! The video was a nice bonus
by amina (score: 1|66) 2184 days ago
Great post Thankyou
by seren (score: 0|2) 2179 days ago
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