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Sunday, March 25, 2018


Celebrating its 12th year, the India Instyle Shopping Festival returns to Durban at the Sahara Kingsmead Stadium from March 30 to April 16.  The event promises to be an extravaganza of authentic Indian lifestyle, fashion, culture and cuisine as local and international exhibitors display their wares and delight your senses.

India Instyle Shopping Festival has become an annual event that South African and African Indian communities have come to look forward to.  It is a lifestyle, food and cultural experience exhibitors boasting the very best in international Indian clothing, cosmetic jewellery, silk carpets, homeware and more.

You’ll find intricately detailed and exquisite saris, perfectly cut and styled Punjabis or even the bridal gown of your dreams.  Walk the lanes of “India”, taking in the sights and sounds of true Indian fashions and accessories.

There is something for the whole family. Patrons can enjoy the IPL live on a big screen, while the youngsters enjoy the free rides available.

Entertainment includes live performances from local Durban artist, Keeran Eshwarlall; Joburg-based, Ryan the Illusionist and all the way from Rajasthan, India, the world-acclaimed, Harish the Magician and folk dancer Isu, flash entertainers and many more.

An Indian shopping experience cannot go without traditional Indian cuisine, of which there will be plenty of options of tantalizing and flavourful foods and treats.

The kaleidoscope of colours, cultures, goods and flavours on offer will have you coming back for more, no matter what your Indian influence and interest.

India Instyle Shopping Festival takes place at Sahara Kingsmead Stadium (Kingsmead Way, Kingsmead, Durban) from March 30 to April 16, 2018. It is open to the public from 11h00 to 21h00 daily (including Easter Weekend). Entry R10 pp but entry gets refunded once a patron has spent R300 or more. Free secure parking available at the venue.