Hundreds of performers from
The outdoor free event, which is open to all women and children, runs from
One of the youth performers, Keerat Takhar, 13, is a veteran of the event, having performed since she was 2 years old.
She loves how she gets three new outfits and matching jewelry for her three performances.
She said she enjoys sharing her culture and spending the day outside with friends and can't wait for Sunday.
Two groups will be performing in the luddi dance style, which features participants moving in circles, clapping their hands, jumping and stomping their feet.
There will be a bounce house for children, one food vendor and many other vendors selling items, including henna tattoos and jewelry.
Parminder, the founder and director of the
She started the event after realizing her mother-in-law, and many other women, never went anywhere fun for themselves.
"This (event) is to promote sisterhood," Parminder said.
During the inaugural event, Parminder said she could see the spectators eyes start to sparkle as they started relaxing.
"It is heavily to see that happen," she said.
Women quickly begin smiling, laughing and joking around, Parminder said.
"You can let yourself go and enjoy and not be judged," said,
Organization helps community
While it is mainly focused on providing services to women and children, the
If someone has a financial, drug or abuse problem,
Takhar lets people know what services are available to help no matter what the circumstance.
The organization has also been feeding the homeless once a month for the past 11/2 years.
Takhar also teaches youth Punjabi.
"I teach that to kids just because I love my culture," Takhar said.
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