The Gypsies Dinner Dance was held at the beautiful Pacific Palms Resort in the City of Industry last week. Over 450 Sri Lankan Americans of all ages gathered to enjoy the the Gypsies. The Gypsies are a Sri Lankan band that perform English and Sinhala songs and have been around since the early 1970s. Through the years hits like “Kurumittos,” “Lunu Dehi,” “Piti Kotapan None” made people of all ages dance to their hearts extent. According to Tropical Lanka (the organizers) the dance was sold out three months prior to the event. Tropical Lanka is made up of the trio of Sanjiv Gunasekera, Upul Dharmadasa and Chris Ganlath. They were excited to have the Gypsies back after 12 years. The food was delectable and everyone was on their feet dancing to Sunil, Piyal with the Gypsies and everyone’s favorite “Thattaya” Ronnie Leech.