The atmosphere has begun building up for the mega Howdy Modi event inside the NRG stadium in Houston and early entrants were treated to a Dhol Tasha performance amidst the sitting gallery.
Various attendees have also begun sharing snaps from the stadium which has begun filling up.
The event will begin at 8.30 PM IST with a 90 minute cultural show which will be followed by a speech by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He will be joined at the event by US President Donald Trump and various lawmakers of the country.
Over 50,000 seats for the event have been sold out making it a largest gathering by a non-American politician in the US.