One hundred and fifty Canadian dancers and dholis participated in DANCE 150, a unifying celebration for Canada 150 in the heart of the City of Mississauga on Sunday, July 9. The event was attended by Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie.
The Greater Toronto Area celebrated the spirit of Being Canadian with a bang at the Canadian colour festival, RUNG DE ONE (RDO), a colourful celebration of Canada’s multicultural tradition.
Rung De’ ONE is a pioneer interactive event which uniquely celebrates ‘Being Canadian’ and embraces the true spirit of ‘Being One’. This year’s festival was held at Celebration Square. In its fourth year, the outdoor colour festival was a resounding success as Canadians come together to commemorate 150 years of Canada.
The natural, non-toxic, water-soluble and environmentally friendly colour powder was especially arranged for the festival keeping in mind the well-being of festival audiences, being a kids and family friendly event.
Bollywood’s singer & composer Manj Musik, entertained audiences with his hits and latest chartbusters. In addition, popular DJs playing Top 40, EDM, Bollywood, dance performances and a wide variety of festive food options will comprise a fun filled day for attendees at the colour festival.
At RDO, attendees played outdoors with colour powder, indulge in festival food, dance to their favourite tunes and enjoy the spirit of Being Canadian with fellow Canadians.