Noida, November 16, 2023 — Diwali, the festival of lights and joy, approached swiftly, and KidZania India was elated to have presented a unique and enriching experience to celebrate this grand festival. Families were invited to join the “Family Diwali KidZania Wali” at KidZania Delhi NCR, which took place today, 16th November’23. The festival is from 10th to 19th, 2023, rekindling the traditional spirit of Diwali through art, culture, and family fun.
“Family Diwali KidZania Wali” was not just an event; it was a celebration of the art and craftsmanship of India’s potters, bringing back the charm of clay diyas and supporting these talented artisans.
Highlights of the Event:
- Engaged participants in live pottery art classes, teaching ancient techniques from Gujarat and Rajasthan.
- Allowed attendees to paint and personalize clay diyas, adding their creative touch to these traditional symbols of Diwali.
- Explored a diverse range of pottery styles from different states, including Jaipur Blue Pottery, Khavda Pottery, Andretta Pottery, and Bankura Pottery.
- Marveled at a breathtaking display of beautifully crafted diyas from various regions of India.
Pottery Throwing Competition:
- Tested pottery-making skills through competitions to create the tallest, widest, or most creative pot within a time limit.
Clay Sculpture Contest:
- Let creativity flow as participants sculpted clay according to specific themes, showcasing their artistic skills, with the chance to win exciting vouchers and Diwali hampers.
Fun and Games:
- Participants engaged in different entertaining games like the “Pull the Tissue Game” and the “Touch and Tell” challenge, winning prizes from renowned brands such as Parle-G, Kinder Joy, MOD, Nutella, Frooti, and Britannia The Laughing Cow.
- Tested participants’ knowledge with an exciting Diwali-themed quiz game for adults, where correct answers earned exciting vouchers.
Thali Decoration and Rangoli:
- Families decorated their thalis and created beautiful rangolis, celebrating Diwali traditions.
- Participants learned to create their very own Diya Coasters, embracing the festive spirit and adding a touch of elegance to their home décor.
DIY Wall Hangings:
- Creativity flowed as participants got creative with upcycling, making unique home decor items.
Rahul Dhamdhere, Chief Marketing Officer of KidZania India, expressed his enthusiasm, stating that ‘Family Diwali KidZania Wali’ at KidZania was more than just a celebration; it was a vibrant tapestry of tradition, artistic expression, and a chance to strengthen family and community bonds. It offered a precious opportunity to reconnect with the profound essence of Diwali, honor rich cultural heritage, and support talented artisans. Participating in ‘Family Diwali KidZania Wali’ created lasting memories and contributed to the preservation of cultural roots.
KidZania extends its gratitude to all families and friends who came together to celebrate Diwali with lights, art, and excitement at KidZania. Let’s continue to illuminate the festival with creativity, culture, and joy!