New Waves is excited to invite you to the 2019 HIGH RATED Show with Singing Sensation Guru Randhawa and The Gulabi Queen Jasmine Sandlas LIVE in Vancouver. The most anticipated and entertaining event of this summer on July 28th at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. For tickets visit https://www.vtixonline.com/guru-randhawa-jasmine-sandlas/1586/ or visit our head office in the Little India Plaza Surrey. Call 604.825.9133 for more info. Tickets are going fast!
You are cordially invited to a media conference Tuesday June 11th, 2019, for an announcement and press availability related to the 24th Annual Mela Gadri Babeyan Da (Bear Creek Mela).
Each year our non-partisan, non-denominational, human rights foundation hosts the Mela Gadri Babiyan Da in Bear Creek Park in Surrey. This August 4th will be the 24th annual event.
Name: Mela Gadri Babeyan Da
Date: August 4, 2019
Time: 11am to 9pm PST
Location: Bear Creek Park, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Estimated Audience: 60,000-100,000 festival attendees throughout the day
Television Coverage: Major South Asian networks
Radio Coverage: Local stations invited
•This is the 24th year of the Mela in Bear Creek Park (the festival also ran 4 previous years in an indoor hall, so this is really the 28th annual event)
•Acts come from around the world, including India, Pakistan, UK, USA, and locally from Canada.
•Some of Punjabi music’s most famous personalities performed at our Mela, including: Jazzy B., Manmohan Waris, Gippy Grewal, Surinder Kaur, Kuldip Manak, Mohammed Sadiq, Shoukat Ali (Pakistan), Harbhajan Mann, Amrinder Gill, Hardip Gill, Surinder Shinda, Hazara Singh Ramta, and so many more.
•Other performing personalities who have been a part of the Mela: Poet Surjit Batar, poet Harbhajan Gill, Giani Kesar Singh (Punjabi writer and Gadar Party activist), Baba Bhagat Singh Bilga (Gadar Party freedom fighter), hockey Olympian Balbir Singh, Bibi Rajinder Kaur Bhathal (Former CM Punjab), Charnjit S. Atwal (ex-deputy Speaker, Lok Sabha), Amtoj Mann (film actor), and many, many, others.
•The Mela is FREE TO ATTEND – there is no gate admission fee.
•The Mela is organized and run entirely by volunteers, with donated services.
•The Mela’s ‘guest speaker’ list includes:
◦Canadian Prime Ministers
◦Leaders of All major Canadian political parties
◦Leaders of Provincial Parties
◦Federal Cabinet Ministers
◦Provincial Cabinet Ministers
◦Mayors and City Councillors from throughout the Lower Mainland
•There are free activities for children throughout the day, including rides and other fun activities.