Hey everyone.  Travis back with some great Tampa Bay entertainment options for you!  The 24th Annual India Festival has been slated for the Florida State Fairgrounds on November 12, 2011.  I hear this is a pretty cool event, so definitely put it on your calendar. 

The festival is organized by the Gujarati Samaj of Tampa Bay and will feature the best of Indian music, dancing, culture and food.  This festival has become one of the most popular and the largest Indian cultural event in the United States.

Entertainment begins at noon and includes music, dance and a fashion show.  More than 900 local, national and international entertainers will be participating in the one day event.  Guests will find some of the finest of India’s talented crafts people producing handicrafts, paintings, sculptures, jewelry, plus henna and body art.  If you’re a fan of Indian cuisine you will find flavors and aromas reminiscent of some of India’s best restaurants.

Event planners are expecting more than 10,000 guests to attend...that's right, 10,000!!!!!! This festival is a great opportunity for other cultures to learn about the Indian culture and lifestyle.  For more information, details or assistance you can contact them at indiafest2011@gmail.com.

If you make it out there, have a blast.  And as always, keep checking back here for more great things to do in Tampa Bay.