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Asha Stanford's Holi 2013
April 6th and April 7th, 11 am - 3 pm, Sandhill Fields, Stanford
Different experience! 2 days full of fun! Deserving cause!

Yes, you can get all that at one event! Asha Stanford brings you the best way to start off Spring 2013 Holi, the biggest communal celebration of the eponymous Indian festival in the Bay Area!

Holi is all about celebrating the colors and vitality of spring, with family and friends and we figure about 5500 lbs of food-grade colors and tons of water should be enough to get you started with the celebrations! Your first time at Holi? Make sure you read below on how Holi works! Come join us in this day long party, and help us raise funds for education projects for disadvantaged children!

No alcohol is allowed at the event.

Make sure you get your printed tickets with you. Contact the Stanford Ticket Office here in case you haven't received your PDF tickets with barcodes on them

Field Map:


Free admission for kids under 5.



Proceeds from this event will go towards supporting primary education for underprivileged children in India.


Holi patrons, thanks for your support! We have noticed many people exchanging tickets unofficially between the two days. Please note that neither Asha Stanford nor the Stanford Ticket Office is responsible for these transactions.

All barcodes will only allow single entry (2 day tickets are single/day). So, if the person giving you the ticket chooses to attend the event and gets scanned before you do, you risk being barred from entry.

We also discourage purchasing tickets for prices higher than official since the event is a charity fundraiser and it shouldn't be taken advantage of for personal gains, when it is being held to support the education of underprivileged children.


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What am I in for?

Color
We are getting over 5500 pounds of five different colors, all starch based with no harmful chemicals.

Suggested use: Grab handfuls of different colors, and smear all over nearest face, self included. Try aiming for friends or family, though complete strangers on the field wouldn't mind either. Try not to smile too wide when they return the favor pink teeth don't suit everyone.

Water
Water hoses, Water guns*, Water puddles in the ground! - Whatever you need to soak your friends.


Food
Savor delicious Indian food*. You will need all that energy to go back on the color battle-ground.

Dance Performances
What do you do when you get tired of all the great food, free showers, pretend-artists, and bathroom dancers on the field?

Stop by the stage, and be entertained! We are hosting dance performances, by popular Bay Area dance troupes.

DJ
No one can resist dancing to non-stop Bollywood music by DJ Tanveer. Click here to visit his facebook page.

Don't know the moves? - pick some up today from the latest desi video online, or even the nearest desi on the day!

Too shy? come on, you think anyone can recognize you under all that color?! Need more motivation? we are giving away prizes for dancing!


Asha for Education - India Community Center Kids Fun Zone
Kids get their own fun corner at Holi - with their own color and water section, Holi games and activities, T-shirt painting, and other palmates to keep them company.

You are going to have a hard time dragging them away at the end of the day.



Biggest Holi party in the Bay area
Really, you need more reasons to come join us?







*Available for purchase
All pictures used on this website are from previous Asha Holi celebrations at Stanford. Copyright, Asha Stanford.

Get Directions!


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Where to park & where to head?


Get the Holi fever!


A glimpse of previous Holis

Holi 2009 Highlights Movie

Stanford Bhangra Team's performance at Holi 2009

Water Boarding at Holi 2009

Overview through the powder-filled atmosphere of Holi!

Yes! Its that much fun!!