UPDATE 10/2/2011 8 AM :
Good Morning everyone,
Thanks for your RSVP for today event. More han 201 members from my six didderent meetup group RSVP for today event.So I guess, we have big crowed.
We plan to meet at Mcdonalds,160 Broadway, New York,New York. from 11.45 am to 12:30 PM and than we all walk to South Sea port together.
Today,Subway train 4 and 5 do not stop at FULTON Street Station on both direction by planned construction, so best for you to take 4 or 5 train to WALL Street. and walk back to Braodway- 3 block to get to Mcdonalds.
Its faevival so might not not posable that we all be stick in on place.The festival take place in several blocks and and spread in many blocks. There wil be two location for Music and dance.There will vendors stall all over in several block.s . Main function take place at South Seaport,Pier 17 where they have many activity and Fireworks at 8 PM.
I will be wait for every one from 11.45 am to 12:30 Pm at MCDONALD,160 Brodway,Manhattam.If you come late, please just walk to South Seaport and enjoy.You might find us there, Festival from 12 noon to 8 PM.
See you there,
FESTIVAL OF INDIA :
FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS,
FREE GIFTS & RAFFLES,
@ SOUTH SEAPORT,PIER 17,NYC
FROM NOON 12.00 PM TO 8.00 PM,
CHECK OUT MORE INFORMATION AT THESE WEB SITE :
Next Deepavali Festival
(FESTIVAL OF INDIA,FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS,)
will be held on Sunday October 2, 2011 at
South Street Seaport, NYC. Time 12 noon to 8 pm.
Directions to South Street Seaport.
Take 2,3,4,5,J,or Z to Fulton Street.
A and C to Broadway- Nassau. Walk East on Fulton Street to Water street.
Take M15 (south Ferry bound) down 2nd Ave. to Fulton Street.
From the west side:
Take West Street South bound. Follow signs to FDR. Drive
take underpass, keep right- use Exit 1 at end of underpass. Turn Right on South
Street, six Blocks.
From the East Side:
Take FDR Drive South to Exit 3 onto South Street. Proceed
about one mile. Ample parking immediately adjacent. Nearest Metro/Subway
stop 2,3,4,5,J,Z/Fulton Street, or A,C to Broadway-Nassau. Walking distance
(in minutes)5. Nearest Bus Stop: M15/Fulton Street,1 minute walk.
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