Past Meetup

Celebrate Spring - Jai Ho! Bhangra Party for Baisakhi Festival (Nectar Lounge)

This Meetup is past

45 people went

Price: $5.00 /per person

Nectar Lounge

412 N 36th St · Seattle, WA

How to find us

We will be at the door greeting people to come in.

Location image of event venue

Details

Please note: Venue change is for April only, we are back at Chop Suey May onwards!

Get your advance tickets now at:
http://baisakhi2013.eventbrite.com/

Bollywood Dreams Entertainment in Association with SimplyBhangra.com Present: ______________________

★ Jai Ho! Dance Party ★

★ BHANGRA ★

Celebrate Spring Festival - Baisakhi

Dance into Spring with the infectious Bhangra beat on this very auspicious day. Every year on April 13 Spring Harvest is celebrated all over India.

Jai Ho! Dance Party repeats every third Saturday at Chop Suey in Seattle with a new flavor (theme) each month.

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★ Experience INDIA at Jai Ho! ★

Signature Chaitini (Chai Martini Cocktail), FREE Henna, Bhangra Dance Lessons & Performance, & LIVE Dholi make Jai Ho! an experience of Indian culture like none other while its backbone is an all inclusive dance party!

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HOSTED BY

Celebrated Bollywood Entertainer:

★Prashant – Singer, Dancer, DJ (http://facebook.com/DreamPrashant) ★

FEATURING DJs:

★ AMBUSH & RDX★

FREE HENNA BY:

Natasha

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Saturday April 13th

NECTAR LOUNGE

www.NectarLounge.com (http://www.nectarlounge.com/)

412 N. 36th St, Seattle WA

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★ BHANGRA SPECIALS ★

Dress to impress in Indian attire First 50 ladies FREE (print ticket & enter before 10 pm) FREE Henna till 10 pm $5 entry at the door ONLY, till 10 pm! Dance Lesson at 10 pm Jai Ho! special drink Chaitini (Chai Martini) ★ THE MUSIC ★

Bhangra is a lively form of folk music and dance that originates from the North Indian state of Punjab. Traditionally performed to celebrate the coming of harvest, the bass-heavy, infectious beat of Bhangra is captivating dance lovers across the globe.
DJs RDX & PRASHANT will mix Bollywood, remixes, Punjabi Bollywood with bass heavy Bhangra in their signature style to make you bounce your way to Punjab! DJ AMBUSH will provide some tru-skool hip-hop to begin the night!
SPECIAL GUEST ARTIST JUST ANNOUNCED!!
MISTA CHATMAN The sounds of Reggae & Bhangra music have been fused and remixed together for years. And Reggae artist MISTA CHATMAN is no stranger to this fusion. From[masked] he was a resident MC at the legendary NON STOP BHANGRA party in San Francisco in which he brought the reggae vocal flavor monthly. During this time he also became a member of NSB Collective which consisted of Dj Jimmy Love, Dholrythms Dancers, live Dholi Rav-E & MC Mandeep Sethi. The collective performed in many festivals & shows in places like LA, Albaquerqe, NYC, Virginia, Reno & Salmon Arm, BC. Chatman also got exposure to the Canadian Bhangra community by working with Vancouver's Celtic/Bhangra fusionists DELHI 2 DUBLIN. With the group He toured and performed at many festivals, shows & parties throughout BC and was the featured vocalist on their breakthrough single "Celtic Dub" from their first CD. He was also featured on their second CD Planet Electric with the song "Raise it Up". With D2D he had the opportunity to perform longside UK Punjabi superstars like Swami, Rishi Rich, H-Dami & Mumzy Stranger.
Chatman w/NSB video clips:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0-mp22zKfo&list=UUtKAfjx59y1gIpJCM0rwRVA&index=13
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1tD1II902nQ
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5wdJQ7NWm_k
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DRMltqvLoz8
Non Stop Bhangra writeup in DC:
http://brightestyoungthings.com/articles/photos-non-stop-bhangra-artisphere.htm
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★ The Details ★
Doors at 8 pm with just $5 entry till 10 pm 21+ w/ proper ID – Party late till 1:45 am! $5 before 10 pm, $10 before 11 pm Price subject to increase at the door after 11 pm First 50 ladies FREE before 10 pm, register at: http://www.JaiHoParty.com
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★ In Association with ★
www.SimplyBhangra.com (http://www.meetup.com/BollywoodSEA/events/109698792/www.SimplyBhangra.com)
The Home of Bhangra Online!
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★Community Partners ★
www.SeattleIndian.com (http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.SeattleIndian.com&h=UAQGOjNtE&s=1)
Bringing the community together!
Mayuri Family of Business
Seattle’s favorite business for all things from Indian Culture
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★ Jai Ho! Dance Party ★
Come teleport to the dream city, Mumbai, home to the alluring Bollywood film industry at the Jai Ho! Dance Party.
Third Saturdays in Seattle & last Saturdays in Portland, with a new flavor every month, Jai Ho! (victory to you) is a monthly dance party featuring authentic and crossover Indian Dance Music (Bollywood & Bhangra).
Dance lessons, dance performances and LIVE singing – make Jai Ho! an experience where anyone and everyone joins the fun and dances, regardless of age, culture or nationality.
Jai Ho! is viewed by many as an experience beyond a dance party, the charismatic entertainer Prashant performs for the audience and even leads the crowd in dance routines, all of this while he is spinning electronic Indian dance music seamlessly.
It's as spectacular as a Bollywood Film itself.
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★ Bollywood Dreams Entertainment (LLC) ★
Founded in February 2010 to enrich NW’s Musical Experience by producing authentic Indian Entertainment events!
Mumbai born President Prashant Kakad (Cornell Alum, and former Intel Engineer) is the multi-talented face of BDE. A Singer, DJ, and Dance Instructor, his mission is to enrich the U.S. musical experience by presenting the best talent, straight from India.
BDE hosts the popular Jai Ho! Dance Parties in Portland, OR & Seattle, WA!
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