The Daily Eastern News

Eastern celebrates Holi Festival in rain

Logan Raschke, News Editor

April 28, 2019

The Saturday showers quite literally put a damper on the three-day Celebration Festival, but that did not stop Charleston from having a good time. Food trucks surrounded the Doudna Fine Arts Center; artisan stands occupied 7th Street and festival-goers sifted through, lugging umbrellas and jumbo corndogs. The...

Festival of the Arts, Holi to come to campus this weekend

People talk to each other while they finish setting up the concert stage for Celebration a Festival of the Arts Thursday afternoon outside of The Doudna Fine Arts Center. Alverson Sound Inc. was contracted to build the stage by Z’s Music & Sound.

Staff Report

April 25, 2019

Celebration: A Festival of the Arts and Holi, also commonly known as the Festival of Colors, will bring all things humanities to Eastern this weekend. Celebration is “a sure sign of the return of spring,” according to the press release, which includes music, theater, food and much more. Festival di...

Students embrace Holi, the festival of colors

Kishore Bandarupalli, graduate student in the school of technology is carried by a group of friends Saturday at the HOLI event in the Library Quad.

Analicia Haynes, Online Editor

April 23, 2017

A cloud of colorful smoke hovered over multiple tie-dyed and smiling faces in the Library Quad Saturday afternoon as the Hindu Festival of Colors, otherwise known as Holi, unfolded. Bright, tinted powders of red, pink, green and yellow were nestled in the cupped hands of participants. Participants...

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