Independence Day Celebration at the U.S. Embassy, New Delhi Open to all U.S. Citizens

Date:  Saturday, June 29, 2013

Time:  6:30 p.m. – onwards. Gates will open at 6:15 p.m.  No admittance after 9:00 p.m.

Place:  ACSA Ballfield (entrance at Gate E, the “ACSA Gate,” on Panchsheel Marg across from New Sikkim House, in the Chanakyapuri neighborhood,New Delhi)

Price:  Rs.300 per person (children under 5 admitted for free)

ID Requirements:  Valid U.S. Passport

The program includes fireworks, a live band, DJ, a special raffle, Color Guard, National Anthem presentation, and more! Food and drink coupons are available for purchase at the event.

Admission Guidelines:  The celebration is open to Adult American citizens and their spouses and children.

Each guest must bring a valid U.S. passport (or other Photo ID if non-U.S. citizen parent/spouse/child).

Photo copies of passport or photo ID will not be allowed, bring original document only.

Unfortunately, non-U.S. citizen extended family members such as cousins, aunts, uncles, grand parents, etc. are not permitted to attend.

Security Guidelines:  All attendees are subject to full security screening. Small purses or bags are allowed but they must be thoroughly searched and may delay your entry into the event. Suitcases, umbrellas, coolers, or other large items are banned.

To RSVP:   Please send the following information for each member of your family to no later than Wednesday, June 24, 2013.

  •  Full Name (Your RSVP name must match the name on your  passport)
  • Nationality
  • Passport number
  • If you are not a U.S. citizen, your relationship to the U.S. citizen in your group

Tickets:  Tickets may be purchased at the door, but please note all attendees must RSVP in advance.  Advance tickets are available at the ACSA snack cart in the outside lobby of the U.S. Embassy’s Consular Section.  (The Consular entrance is Gate 6, also called “Visa Gate”, on Andre Malraux Marg, between Nyaya Marg and Shantipath.  The snack cart is open Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 and 4:30 pm.  To enter Gate 6, you must bring your passport.)


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