Celebrate Diwali and Halloween with displays, crafts and live performances

Diwali celebration on Bellevue Square Center Court, Courtesy of The Bellevue Collection

Goodbye summer, hello holiday season. It’s the time of year for celebrations and new beginnings. At The Bellevue Collection, experience both Diwali, a time to welcome in a new year, happiness and prosperity, and the spooky, family-friendly event that is Halloween.

Diwali celebration

Similar to a New Year celebration, Diwali is one of India’s most popular festivals and is recognized by people of many faiths. Diwali traditionally takes place over five days and celebrations include family gatherings, the lighting of clay lamps, the display of floral decor, the sharing of sweets and the worship of the Goddess of Wealth to bring blessings. blessings for the new year.

From now until October 25, The Bellevue Collection offers activities and exhibits for guests at Bellevue Square. The displays include Rangoli, made from flower petals and sand, and Saris, a traditional garment worn in India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal. There are interactive celebrations in Bellevue Square Center Court with a Diwali backdrop and create your own light display, as well as a lantern craft, which can be collected from Guest Services in Center Court to create a lantern at home with the children.

On Saturday October 22, Bellevue Square will host live performances at Center Court. Celebrate the Festival of Lights by watching Indian cultural performances including dance, visual arts, and music. There will also be free henna that an artist from SARAHENNA Organic Body Art will apply.


From October 26 to 31, stop by Bellevue Square Customer Service to pick up a coloring bag containing candies and toys (one per child present, while supplies last).

There will also be fun fall photo shoots and an interactive haunted cemetery in center court to snap a photo while shopping. Photo sets include a pumpkin patch, spooky graveyard, witch’s lair, haystacks and pumpkins.

A printable coloring sheet and monster activity sheet are available on The Bellevue Collection website.

Take advantage of the many ways The Collection helps you enjoy the holiday season. Whether you’re celebrating Halloween, Diwali, or just want to indulge in different dining and shopping options, The Collection is your one-stop-shop.


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