Indian Summer Festival presents multi-arts events in Vancouver every July.
This past summer, we presented an eclectic line-up of award-winning novelists and DJs, social entrepreneurs, a Hollywood set designer, a Nobel Prize-winning scientist, and one of India’s most renowned musical maestros.
Become a Member
Indian Summer Festival relies on donations from people like you to help us achieve our vision of an inclusive, diverse and culturally rich society. Become a festival member today with your donation of as little as $25, and help bring more world class artists and thinkers to Vancouver. Members receive lots of great benefits, including invitations to our year-round Supper Clubs.
2015 Festival Highlights
2015 Festival Program
Anupam Kher & Naveen Girn
Dinner by Starlight
Dinner by Starlight
Indian Summer Book Cart
Watch An Evening with Arundhati Roy in Vancouver
The celebrated writer and activist shares powerful insights in this video Watch highlights from “The Strings That Bind Us” concert, with Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Ayaan Ali Khan & Amaan Ali Khan, joined by Vancouver Symphony Orchestra violinist Jeanette Bernal-Singh. One of India’s greatest living musicians, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan is the unrivaled master of [...]
Indian Summer Supper Club
Join us for a members-only event throughout the year Delicious food, fabulous people. Join the Indian Summer Supper Club.Open to Indian Summer Arts Society members and patrons, the Indian Summer Supper Club curates exciting dinner gatherings four times per year.“At the first supper club I met many amazing patrons and supporters of the ISF and [...]
Watch the Menstrual Man in Vancouver
How an Eccentric Visionary Helped Change Girls Health in India Menstrual Man with Arunachalam MurugananthamIn 1998, Muruganantham asked his wife why she hoarded dirty rags at home and was told she used them during her period because sanitary napkins cost too much. Muruganantham, a school dropout and self-taught inventor, decided to try his hand at building [...]