Vancouver Area Telugu Association (VATA) is organizing the annual Deepavali celebrations on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Royal Palace Banquet Hall, 7845 Edmonds Street, Burnaby, BC V3N 1B9. Gates open at 5:00 pm. Early bird draw for people arriving before 5:30 pm. This is a great opportunity for Telugu speaking people from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states to get together, make new friends and have lots of fun. Celebrations include performances by children of various age groups, classical dances, tollywood and bollywood dance medleys, singing, delicious food and much more. Later the dance floor will be open to all and the party continues.