NYC Indian Community Events


NYC, Flushing, Jackson Heights in Queens and Hicksville in Long Island are home to an active Indian community.

Classical music and dance programs, Ugadi, Sri Rama Navami, Ganesh Chaturthi, Dasara and Diwali, residential real estate open house tours, and a host of cultural, educational events are organized frequently by various NYC Indian community associations.

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade© NYIndia.us.Macy's Herlad Square in Midtown Manhattan
A majority of festival events organized by the Hindu temples are free.

Besides the festival celebrations, there are non-profit organizations in NYC that frequently organize art exhibitions, music concerts featuring Indian artists and lectures and talks by Social Science professionals.

Visit NYIndia.us frequently to find out forthcoming events organized by various New York Hindu temples and Indian community organizations.

November 10, 2017 - January 1, 2018
NYC Christmas Spectacular
Where: Radio City Music Hall Rockefeller Center 1260 6th Ave, New York, NY 10020

When: November 10, 2017 - January 1, 2018

November 16, 2017 - January 13, 2018
Ayyappa Mandala Puja
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple 45-57 Bowne St Flushing, NY 11355

When: November 16, 2017 - January 13, 2018

Contact: 718-460-8484

November 17, 2017
Healthcare Industry Breakfast Forum
Where: Queens College Student Union 4th Fl Ballroom 65-30 Kissena Blvd Flushing, NY 11367

When: November 17, 2017 8AM-10AM, free, RSVP by 11/14/17

Contact: 718-997-5252

November 23, 2017
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Where: Begins @ 77th St & Central Park West, moves south & at Columbus Circle turns east to Central Park South, NYC

When: November 23, 2017 from 9AM


November 23, 2017
Thanksgiving Day Celebration
Where: Hindu Center Temple 45-52 Kissena Boulevard Flushing, New York 11355

When: November 23, 2017

Contact: 718-358-6726

November 29, 2017 - January 7, 2018
NYC Christmas Tree Lighting
Where: 30 Rockefeller Plaza (bet W 48th St & W 51st St and 5th&6th Ave) New York, NY 10111

When: November 29, 2017 from 7PM- January 1, 2018 9PM

November 29, 2017
Moksha Ekadasi
Where: Bangladesh Hindu Mandir 94-39 44th Avenue Elmhurst, NY 11373

When: November 29, 2017

Contact: 718-446-6727

Until November 30, 2017
Immigration Citizenship Test Class
Where: St. Agnes Library 444 Amsterdam Ave (bet W 81st&82nd St) 3rd Fl New York, NY 10024

When: Until November 30, 2017 Tues-1:30PM-3:30PM & Thurs 2:30PM-4:30PM, no class on Nov 23, 17

Contact: 212-621-0619

November 30, 2017
Geeta Jayanti
Where: Shiv Shakti Peeth 196-43 Foot Hill Ave, Hollis, NY 11423

When: November 30, 2017

Contact: 718-217-4003

November 30, 2017
Free Movie: Little Stones
Where: 53rd St Library, Community Room 18 West 53rd St New York, NY, 10019

When: November 30, 2017 @ 6PM

Contact: 212-714-8400

November 30, 2017
Gita Jayanti
Where: Sankat Mochan Hanuman Mandir 256-11 Hillside Ave Glen Oaks, NY 11004

When: November 30, 2017

Contact: 516-629-5555

December 9, 2017
Film Screening: Cast in India
Where: Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library 2147 Barnes Ave Bronx, NY, 10462

When: December 9, 2017 @ 2PM for adults

Contact: 718-829-5864

December 16, 2017 - January 14, 2018
Dhanurmasam Celebrations
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple 45-57 Bowne St Flushing, NY 11355

When: December 16, 2017 - January 14, 2018

Contact: 718-460-8484

December 18, 2017
Indian Dance Workshop: Mohiniyattam Dance, Carnatic Music & Tabla
Where: Melrose Library 910 Morris Ave Bronx, NY, 10451

When: December 18, 2017 @ 4PM for ages 5 & older

Contact: 718-588-0110

Until December 28, 2017
Dance Movement for Fitness
Where: Poe Park Visitor Center in Poe Park 2640 Grand Concourse (E 192 St & E Kingbridge Rd) Bronx, NY 10458

When: Thursdays Until December 28, 2017 10AM-11AM

Contact: 718-365-5516

December 29, 2017
Vaikunta Ekadasi
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple 45-57 Bowne St Flushing, NY 11355

When: December 29, 2017

Contact: 718-460-8484

December 29, 2017
Ekadasi Brata
Where: Bangladesh Hindu Mandir 94-39 44th Avenue Elmhurst, NY 11373

When: December 29, 2017

Contact: 718-446-6727

December 31, 2017
New Year's Eve Mata Ki Chowki
Where: Afghan Hindu Temple 80 E Barclay St, Hicksville, NY 11801

When: December 31, 2017

Contact: 516-433-4388

December 31, 2017
New Year's Eve Celebration
Where: Sankat Mochan Hanuman Mandir 256-11 Hillside Ave Glen Oaks, NY 11004

When: December 31, 2017

Contact: 516-629-5555

December 31, 2017
New Year's Eve Akhand Ramayan Path
Where: Shiv Shakti Peeth 196-43 Foot Hill Ave, Hollis, NY 11423

When: December 31, 2017

Contact: 718-217-4003

Flushing Ganesh Temple Events
Classes in English for Adults
Where: Flushing Ganesh Temple, 45-57 Bowne Street Flushing, NY 11355

What: Classes in English for Adults Every Tuesday @ - 9:00 am

Contact: 718-460-8484

Malayalam School
Malayalam School by Hudson Valley Malayalam Association
Where: South High School, 31 Demarest Mill Road, West Nyack, NY 10954

What: Malayalam School Every Friday from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Contact: shain@shain.com