WHAT: To mark the spirit of this festive holiday, Wells Fargo is sponsoring a Bollywood flash mob that will engage participants through music and dance at a historic event in Times Square marking the beginning of “The Festival of Lights.” Diwali at Times Square, a day-long celebration of performances, celebrity appearances, and ethnic Indian food, will showcase the flash mob in front of the main stage choreographed to the song, “Save the World” by Culture Shock.
WHO: Bollywood Flash Mob Dancers
Rahul Baig, Wells Fargo Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo Tri-state team members and Asian Connection community members
WHEN: Sunday, September 22
4:30 p.m. EST
Media check-in begins at 3:30 p.m. – RSVP required due to stage area restrictions
One-on-one interviews and photo opportunities to follow
On-site contact – Jitin Hingorani, 512.773.669
WHERE: Corner of 47th and Broadway, Times Square
In Front of the main stage
About Wells Fargo
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