Ganpati Bappa Morya!!!!!

CMA’s annual Ganesh Chaturthi celebration is scheduled on Saturday, September 14th, 2019.
Event Date:
Saturday, 14th September 2018 , 4.30pm onwards
Event Venue:
Chestermere Regional Community Association
201 West Chestermere Drive, Chestermere, AB, T1X1B2 Google map link

We all miss the Ganesh Utsav celebrations happening back home, in our home city, on our streets in India ! but our own CMA’s Ganesh Festival gives us an opportunity to enjoy the same festive moods and celebration in our very own Calgary  !

Please grace this occasion by joining in large numbers with your family and friends. Lets develop a stronger community spirit!

This year’s CMA’s Ganesh Festival Theme is “Bappa for Kids” This year CMA would like to give opportunity to all its members to donate to children’s hospital. So, we request you to take this opportunity while you buy your tickets for this event.

We are inviting entries for the cultural program and performances for this event.This year’s CMA’s Ganesh Chaturthi theme is “Indian tradition, culture, and values”. Hence we request the participants to submit their performance entries aligning to this theme. Some of the examples of performances could be: Ganesh Vandana, Folk dances, Classical dances, Marathi short plays, Mono Act, Hindi/Marathi songs, Playing Instrumental Music, Theme based Group dances, etc.Last date for sending entries extended till Sep 7th, 2019.

In the interest of time and other planned activities for Bappa’s Celebration, the cultural program duration is set for 2 hours, so please rush in your entries to CMA Cultural Team at CMA Cultural Team will shortlist the entries and will communicate with you.

Event details:

Date: Saturday, 14th September 2019

Event Schedule*
4:30p.m to 5:00p.m – Guest Registration,
4:45p.m to 5:45p.m – Ganapati Sthapana (pooja), Miravanuk and Aarti
5:15p.m to 6:00p.m – Snacks
6:00p.m to 8:00p.m – Cultural Programs
8:00p.m to 9:00p.m – Dinner
9:00p.m to 10:00p.m – Open Dance Floor
10:00p.m – End of Event

*Event schedule is subject to change. 

Ticket Details :

CMA Members:

Adults (18 to 59 years) : $23.00
Seniors (60 year and above) : $18.00
Youth (6 to 17 years): $18.00

***Kids (Under age of 5 ): FreeValid $0 ticket (kids registration) must be purchased online ***

Note: Members are requested to buy tickets at member price, only for their parents and dependent children. Members are requested to purchase non-member’s tickets for their other family members and friends. Members are also requested to encourage their other family members and friends to obtain CMA membership to avail discounted member price for the event tickets.

CMA Non-Members:

All ages: $31

****Kids (Under age of 5 ): FreeValid $0 ticket (kids registration) must be purchased online *****

Tickets are available for special member price till September 05, 2019

Last date to purchase your tickets September 10, 2019

Between September 06, 2019 till September 10, 2019: Tickets will be available to all only at Non-Member price.

**Ticket price includes snacks and buffet dinner**

Note : CMA’s executive committee and board of trustees will be looking for volunteers for 2020 Executive Committee and Board of Trustees. The request for volunteers for 2020 Executive Committee will be announced at the event, interested members can step up on to the stage/podium to pick up the role. Please feel free to contact any one of the current EC members in case you require information on roles and responsibilities.

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