Schaumburg, IL (September 13, 2021) – Meet Chicago Northwest is pleased to welcome Dandiya Raas, featuring internationally renowned artist Kirtidan Gadhvi on Friday, September 17, 2021 to the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel.

Dandiya Raas is a folk-dance originating from the Indian state of Gujarat and popularly performed during the festival of Navaratri. Navaratri is a Hindu festival that spans nine nights and is celebrated every year in autumn. It is observed for different reasons and celebrated differently in various parts of Indian culture. This event is hosted by Shree Jalaram Mandir Temple of Hoffman Estates and is open to the public. All proceeds will benefit the temple.

“This vibrant cultural event has sold out every year and we are delighted to have them at our Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel where we expect over 1,500 guests with lots of space to move around.” said Heather Larson, President and CEO of Meet Chicago Northwest.

The event will take place Friday, September 17, 2021 starting at 7:00PM. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Kids under 10 are free. For more information and sponsorship please reach out to Chirayu at 708-975-0076. State covid guidelines will be followed and free rapid covid testing will be available.

About Meet Chicago Northwest
Meet Chicago Northwest is the official destination marketing organization for eight sophisticated communities. Conveniently located on the northwest edge of Chicago and offering destination amenities including 64 hotels with 10,000 guest rooms, over 25 major attractions and hundreds of restaurants. The organization’s mission is to make a positive economic impact by marketing and selling the region to groups and individual travelers. Information about Meet Chicago Northwest is available at

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