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Diwali Ball

Sat Oct 15 – Sun 16 2016

Seattle Art Museum

Entire Building

7:30 PM – 1 AM

Sold Out

Celebrate India’s Festival of Lights by joining SAM for this spectacular evening! Diwali is a festival of joy and merriment celebrating the triumph of good over evil. The Hindus welcome peace and prosperity by illuminating their homes with diyas.

At this year’s Diwali Ball you can

  • Adorn yourself with henna
  • Visit fortune tellers
  • Enter for your free chance to win a stunning YSL Clutch
  • Participate in dance performances with Rhythms of India
  • Join one of our artistic and playful tours of Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style
  • Dine at the buffet by Saffron Grill
  • Dance the night away to Bollywood grooves by DJ Aanshul

With all this and many other Diwali surprises, it's an evening you won’t want to miss!

21 and over only.

All funds raised will benefit SAM’s artistic and community engagement programs. All but $75 per ticket is fully tax deductible.

Sponsorship opportunities are available!

Support art, education, and community by sponsoring the Diwali Ball! Starting at $750, sponsorships bring you and your guests special benefits, such as access to the exclusive sponsor's lounge, complimentary parking, and recognition. Call 206.654.3184 for more information about how you can contribute to this year's celebration

Individual Tickets

$250 per person
Includes one ticket to the Diwali Ball, free parking, access to the sponsor lounge, five VIP exhibition tickets to Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style to be used at a later date, and a behind the scenes tour at the Seattle Asian Art Museum.

$150 per person
Includes one ticket to the Diwali Ball.

Group Tickets
$140 per person
For Groups of 10 or more only. Contact us at 206.654.3217 or for more information.

Thank you to our current Diwali Ball Sponsors

Maharaja Circle
Satya and Rao Remala Foundation
Ajay Wadhawan and Mandira Virmani

Raja Circle
Sudeep and Seema Bharati
Beth Billington, YSL Clutch Sponsor
PRO Sports Club
Ann Pryde
Ranjini and Rajeev Rajan
Mala and Suri Raman
Darshana Shanbhag and Dilip Wagle

Rajkumar Circle
Manisha and Devindra Chainani
Dilip and Varsha Naik
NW Face

In-Kind Support
Saffron Grill
TalkingRain Beverage, Co.
Tranche Cellars