India Independence Day

August 21, 2022 Poster Competition | August 27,2022 Talent Show - Noon; Happy Hour - 3 pm; India Independence Day Celebrations - 4 pm
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2022 India Independence Day Poster


"Aye Watan, Watan Mere Aabaad Rahe Tu; Hum Rahen Jahan Jahaan Mein, Yaad Rahe Tu"

As India gets ready to observe its Independence Day on August 15,2022; we at JaxICS are getting ready to celebrate as well !

When: August 27, 2022
Where: Bolles Middle school, 2264 Bartram Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32202



Talent Show - Noon;

Happy Hour - 3 pm;

India Independence Day Celebrations - 4 pm


Independence Day Cultural Celebrations:

  • Group Cultural Performance; Dance, Skits/ Dance Drama and Group Singing
  • Cultural Showcase highlighting the beauty and culture of Indian states by the Regional Associations 
  • Flag Hoisting ceremony
  • Cultural Entertainment
  • Sports Awards
  • Dinner

Details, Rules and Information for Independence Day Group Cultural Celebration Event

  • Theme: 75 years of Indian Independence, a cultural journey
  • Maximum duration for each performance, will be 4 minutes.
  • Minimum number of participants per group is Three (3)
  • Please register latest by SUNDAY August  7th, 2022, to help us plan the event better. All entries will be locked at midnight on SUNDAY August  7th, 2022.

Participation Fees:

ICS member - FREE

Non-ICS Member - $10 per person

Due to multiple cultural events planned for the evening, we will have limited group performances. Please sign up as soon as possible.

Please email [email protected] if you have any questions.


Details/Rules/Information for the Poster Competition:

Event Date - Sunday August 21, 2022 @ 1 pm

Location - Hindu Temple, 4968 Greenland Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32258

1.     The event is open to all members of the community (ICS members and non-ICS members). This will be an in-person contest (Contest Date: August 21, 2022 @ 1 pm) 

2.     Theme: 

o  75 years of India Independence

3.     Registration: FREE for 2022 ICS Members; $10 for non-members. Registration opens and ends August 20, 2022 midnight.

4.     Judges Selection Criteria: All entries will be judged by our judges onsite who are qualified art practitioners.

6.     One entry per participant

7.     Children can use any paint medium

8.     Poster paper size 9x11 and up and will be provided by ICS for onsite contest

NOTE: Please do not write the participant name on the poster.

9.     There will be three age groups:

o   4 years – 6 years 

o   7 years – 10 years

o   11 years – 15 years

10.  3 winners will be awarded in each category. Judges will score participants based on concept, creativity and drawing skills.

11.  Prizes will be announced during the India Independence Day celebration on Saturday, August 27, 2022.