India Day

Come to India Day at KID Museum -- and enjoy the crafts, music, and traditions of India with a hands-on, maker focus!

All-Day Activities (included with admission):

Mumbai Rickshaw: Tackle the challenge of building a cardboard rickshaw while you learn how to use electric scroll saws at the same time.

Bandhani: Learn how to make Indian tie-dye using cotton or silk fabric.

Dal Mosaic: Make mosaic artwork out of split legumes like lentils, beans, and peas. 

Rakhi Bracelets: Learn how to weave and create your own traditional Rakhi bracelets using beads, red and gold color of threads.

Clay Diya: Make a traditional Diya lamp and add a circuit to light it up! 

Cricket to Coding: Learn how cricket is played through a simple coding activity, and experiment how you can write your own code, and much more!


Performance Schedule

1:00 PM: Dance Performances by Natananjali School of Dance Bethesda

2:00 PM: Dance Performances by India School students

2:30 PM: Traditional Live Music Raga

3:00 PM: Dance Performances by Natananjali School of Dance Bethesda

Sunday, January 5 at 10:00am to 5:00pm

KID Museum, Lower level, Davis Library 6400 Democracy Blvd Bethesda, MD 20817

Event Type

Arts & Culture, History & Heritage


Family Friendly


Arts & Culture, Educational


$1 - $20

Weekend Event




$12 general admission (includes one child + 2 adults); free for KID Museum members



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