Namaste! 2022

A Cultural Event You Don't Want To Miss

Discover the richness of 5,000-year-old Indian culture and heritage right here in Greater Fort Lauderdale. Join the fun at the Namaste! A Grand Indian Art and Food Festival on Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater. Everyone under the sun is welcome to attend this family-friendly event.

View of the inside of Pompano Beach Amphitheater

The immersive festival runs from 10:30 am until 8:00 pm and features dozens of vendors, artists, workshops, food, and so much more. Start the day with a yoga and mindfulness session led by an experienced Hatha Yoga teacher, before exploring all the booths and other entertainment. Indulge in flavorful foods as you peruse the festival. 


A view of dancers at Namaste

Entertainment throughout the day includes traditional dancing, DJs playing well-known Bollywood and American hits, musicians playing traditional Indian instruments, and a “Battle of the Indian Lutes” performance. Hop on the dance floor to move and groove to Bollywood party favorites. 

Grand Bazaar Shopping

The Namaste! Festival will feature many vendors selling a wide variety of products during the Grand Bazaar. Each booth will be unique and feature pottery, artwork, clothing, and more from many regions of India. 


Stop by the cultural and educational booths at the Namaste! Festival to learn more about over 5,000 years of Indian history. Soak up information about the customs, rituals, and values throughout time and geographic regions of the country. 

Special Guests

A picture of Kushi PatelHear words and stories from Miss India Worldwide, Kushi Patel, about her experience winning the title, her other accomplishments, and more. Laugh until your cheeks hurt at the comedy show performed by Rajiv Satyal, a famous stand-up comedian with over 100 million online views. His talk show “What Do You Bring To The Table” features guests like the first Indian Miss America to the first Indian U.S. Surgeon General. He’s the only person to ever perform stand-up comedy on all 7 continents. 

Taste Incredible Flavors

A view of traditional Indian plates served at Namaste! If you’ve never tasted the incredible flavors of Indian cuisine, you have to attend and experience the food. You can expect authentic regional Indian dishes and offerings, including samosas, tandoori, chaats, and even desserts. You won’t be able to resist the fragrant scents of the spices and delicious fare.

Hurry to reserve your free tickets now, before spaces are all filled. Don’t miss out on this one-day-only enriching event.