India Day 2019

Date/Time
Poster Competition at Hindu Temple, 1pm Sat 01/12; Cultural Show & Dinner at 3pm Sun, 01/27

We will be starting the celebrations with a kickoff Poster Competition event on Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at the Hindu Temple (HSNEF) on Greenland Road, followed by our signature cultural celebrations on Sunday, January 27th, 2019 at Bolles Middle School.

  • Poster Competition for Children – Sat, Jan 12th, 2019, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Venue: Hindu Temple (HSNEF), 4968 Greenland Road, Jacksonville FL 32258
    • Please register using this link: https://bit.ly/2Lyxlzj by Monday, January 7th, 2019, to help us plan the event better.
    • Please scroll down to read the rules and details
    • For questions, please send your emails to: poster@jaxics.org
  • Cultural Celebrations – Sun, Jan 27th, 2019, 3:00 PM onwards

Entry is free for all. But there will be a fee for dinner for non members - $5 per person or $15 for a family of 4. Dinner will be free for all ICS members.


Details for the Poster Competition

  • Theme: Incredible India. Your poster should depict Places, Events, Culture or Personalities that make India Incredible and Unique!
  • Duration 75 minutes.
  • Children can use any paint medium (please bring in your own color supplies).
  • Poster paper will be provided to the children (9x14)
  • There will be three age groups:
    • 4 years – 6 years
    • 7 years – 10 years
    • 11 years – 15 years
  • 3 winners will be awarded in each category. All our participants will be encouraged with participation awards!
  • Prizes will be announced and awarded during the cultural celebration on Sunday,  January 27th, 2019.
  • Please register using this link: 

For more information, please send your emails to: poster@jaxics.org


Details for the Cultural Performances

  • Venue: Bolles Middle School, 2264 Bartram Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • It should be folk or patriotic performance only.
  • Groups must have more than 2 people.
  • Song or dance should not be more than 4 mins long.
  • Skits or drama should not be more than 8 mins long.
  • Solos will be considered based on the number of entries.
  • Please submit your group performance, skit and group song entry using this link: https://bit.ly/2PPC7ZW by Monday, January 14th, 2019. 

Details for the Fancy Dress Competition

  • Venue: Bolles Middle School, 2264 Bartram Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • The costume must adhere to the theme of this event. It should be based on mythological, historical or contemporary Indian theme.
  • There will be three age groups:
    • 4 years – 6 years
    • 7 years – 10 years
    • 11 years – 15 years
  • Three winners will be awarded in each category.
  • The Judges' decision will be final.
  • All our participants will be encouraged with participation certificates.
  • For Fancy dress competition audio track is not required field.
India Day 2019 flyer
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India Day poster competition photo
India Day poster competition photo
India Day poster competition photo
India Day poster competition photo