Revelers Celebrate Indian “Holi” Aboard “Peking” in New York

New York, NY. Holi, the Indian Festival of Colors, is typically celebrated to signify the commencement of spring by people throwing colored powder and colored water at each other.   For the fourth year, IN Group along with the Seaport Museum New York, brings revelers an exclusive Holi Event, “Rang Barse” on the antique ship Peking, a 377-foot ship docked at the South Street Seaport set against the picturesque backdrop of Wall Street and the Brooklyn Bridge.

Don’t miss the bright action this March 19 at South Street Seaport in New York City.

Rejoice in the Indian Festival of Colors decadently with food, drinks, unlimited rang (colored powder), the South Asian fusion sounds of D.J. Jay Dabhi, traditional Indian dhol (drum) players, and a special Bollywood-style performance by Dhoonya Dance Group on Saturday, March 19, 2011, from noon to 3:30 p.m. at Pier 16 in South Street Seaport.

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Holi is all about new beginnings by welcoming spring with a colorful ”˜spring in your step,’” says Rohika Hardas of IN Group.   “People come here as strangers but leave as friends, and we’re providing a safe, enjoyable environment for all of our guests who want to start a new season with a little color in their lives.”

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Limited tickets are currently available at $45; prices will increase leading up to the event.   The price includes food, two cocktails, unlimited colored powder, and the best South Asian entertainment. For more information about the event and to order tickets, please log on here.

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About IN Group: New York-based event management company IN Group’s mission is to conceptualize, create, and execute events that provide the best experiences and create memories by building relationships and inspiring people. The friendly company transforms ideas into reality, visions into events.

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Since its inception in 2007, IN Group has successfully orchestrated non-profit fundraisers, food and wine festivals, and social and cultural gatherings.   They can tailor stylish, trendy, and motivational events to fit any group’s needs and expectations.

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Jim Luce (www.lucefoundation.org) writes and speaks on Thought Leaders and Global Citizens. Bringing 26 years management experience within both investment banking and the non-profit sector, Jim has worked for Daiwa Bank, Merrill Lynch, a spin-off of Lazard Freres, and two not-for profit organizations and a foundation he founded. As Founder & CEO of Orphans International Worldwide (www.oiww.org), he is working with a strong network of committed professionals to build interfaith, interracial, Internet-connected orphanages in Haiti and Indonesia, and creating a new, family-care model for orphans in Sri Lanka and Tanzania.

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