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2022 India Day Celebration
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2022 India Day Poster

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Indian Cultural Society of Jacksonville (ICS) invites you to join the upcoming celebrations for the 73nd Indian Republic Day, on January 22, 2022

As part of the 2022 Republic Day Celebrations, we have many contests and multicultural events planned for the evening. 

·      Poster Competition for Children (JANUARY 15, 2022 @ 3PM SouthEast Regional Library)

·      Fancy Dress Competition for Children

·      Cultural Performances


Details/Rules/Information for the Poster Competition:

1.     The event is open to all members of the community (ICS members and non-ICS members). This will be an in-person contest (Contest Date: January 15, 2022 @ 3pm South East Regional Library) 

2.     Theme: 

o   Incredible India (Monuments, Achievements, Festivals, Traditions, Costumes that highlight the beauty of India).

3.     Registration: FREE for 2022 ICS Members; $5 for non-members. Registration opens December 5, 2021 and ends midnight on January 9, 2022.

4.     Judges Selection Criteria: All entries will be judged by our judges who qualified art practitioners.

6.     One entry per participant

7.     Children can use any paint medium

8.     Poster paper size 9x11 and up and will be provided by ICS for onsite contest

NOTE: Please do not write the participant name on the poster.

9.     There will be three age groups:

o   4 years – 6 years 

o   7 years – 10 years

o   11 years – 15 years

10.  3 winners will be awarded in each category. Judges will score participants based on concept, creativity and drawing skills.

11.  Prizes will be announced during the cultural celebration on January 22nd, 2022.


Details/Rules/Information for the Fancy Dress Competition:

1.     The event is open to all members of the community (ICS members and non-ICS members)

2.     Theme: 

o   Superstars of India (National Leaders, Sports Personalities, Scientists, Famous Personalities that highlight the Indian Achievements).

3.    Registration: FREE for 2022 ICS Members; $5 for non-members. Registration opens December 5, 2021 and ends midnight on January 9, 2022.

4.     Judges Selection Criteria: All entries will be judged by our judges who qualified art practitioners.

6.     One entry per participant

7.     Only solo performance on stage is allowed for a minimum of 1 minute and maximum of 3 minutes.

8.     There will be three age groups:

o   4 years – 6 years

o   7 years – 10 years

o   11 years – 15 years

9.     3 winners will be awarded in each category. Judges will score participants based on costume and presentation skills.

10.  Prizes will be announced during the cultural celebration on January 22th, 2022.



 Details/Rules/Information for Cultural Performances:

1.     There will be a maximum of 20 cultural performances and registrations will be on a first come basis:

o   Group Dance / Singing (minimum 4 participants)

o   Solo Dance / Singing (maximum of 5 participants will be selected on first come first served basis)

o   Other Cultural Performances highlighting the rich culture of India (minimum of 4 participants)

2.      Theme: 

o   Keeping the patriotic occasion in mind, please refrain from using strong Bollywood music tracks. You may however use light Bollywood music with a patriotic / positive message.

3.     Duration for Each Performance: 4 minutes and 30 seconds

4.     No Group Name or Business name should display as part of the costumes, or part of the performance or group name. Participants/Participating group will be responsible for any copyright violations and ICS does not hold any responsibility for copyright infringement related to the performance.

5.     Registration: FREE for 2022 ICS Members; $5 for each non-member performer. Registration opens December 5, 2021 and ends midnight on January 9, 2022.