Norcross to celebrate Hindu festival of Diwali

NORCROSS -- Grand Diwali Mela 2010, an Indian festival of lights, will be held Saturday in Norcross.

Diwali is one of the most celebrated Hindu festivals and Saturday's event in Gwinnett will include carnival rides, games, fireworks, arts and crafts, exhibitions, music, food and more.

Grand Diwali Mela will be held from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at the North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court in Norcross. Admission is free. For more information, call 678-467-0837 or visit www.culturesacrossborders.org.