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Become the colours of the rainbow at the famous Colour Run
What does VCA stand for? It stands for the Victoria Cultural Association. And they are sponsoring the 4th annual "Festival of Colours " extravaganza. This is a ripper of a festival with food and music and dancing from many different cultures. It is so popular, at last count, over 15,000 people attended and celebrated with friends and family at the "President's Park in Wyndham Vale, Victoria.

VCA Festival of Colour 2018
VCA Festival of Colour 2018


It is a FREE event, so keep your cash to spend on tantalising food treats you may not have experienced before. The party starts March 3, 2018 at 11 am and continues into the evening till 9pm.

Victorian Cultural Association
Victorian Cultural Association supports the Festival of Colour 2018


According to the VCA, "The main objective of this event is to spread the message of peace and harmony, celebrate through the vibrant colors of the festival, and present an exquisite picture of multicultural Australia."

Stage shows all day
Stage shows all day


So plan to dress to impress or just wear something light, bright and cool.

All kinds of events are planned for the day, including:

Dancing
Talent on stages
The FAMOUS Colour Run
Tasting delicious foods
Kids rides
Game,
Networking
Fireworks to light the night sky
Exploring culture and traditions
Specialty stalls from local businesses and community organisations

The Colour of the Festival will light up the night along with Fireworks
The Colour of the Festival will light up the night along with Fireworks


With the famous "Colour Run", unfortunately, you will not be fast enough to get away. You will be covered with wonderful colours as everyone throws colours around and at you. It will be a sea of rainbow fun once again for everyone.

Participate and build your Karma
Participate and build your life Karma as Krishna did


Do not miss the Shrikirshn Jagannath Rath Yatraa by Iscon Temple. This is a special part of the festival where celebrating the life of Lord Jagannath, who is a special "form" of Krishna. This has been celebrated for almost 500 years around the world. And if you join this celebration, you will become even more enlightened in your life journey with more positive karma. The celebration ends with the enjoyment of delicious, sanctified vegetarian food. This is a not to be missed multicultural event for your whole family to experience the life and beliefs of other cultures surrounded by a loving community.

Festival Food to build your spirit
Festival Food to build your spirit


And if you want to book a stall to join in the fun, then just go to their website at www.vcaa.org.au/forms for all the details and to download a booking form.

Book a stall as soon as possible in support
Book a stall as soon as possible in support

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Why? To enjoy the famous FUN RUN of Colour and experience our multicultural heritage
When: 11 AM until 9 PM
Phone: 0410614111
Where: Presidents Park Festival of Colours 2018
Cost: FREE
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