Auckland Lantern Festival & Auckland Fireworks Display

Auckland Lantern Festival 2015, 26 February - 1 March

Principal sponsor

The Auckland Lantern Festival is one of our city’s favourite cultural events and in 2015 will celebrate its 16th year.

The 2015 Lantern Festival will take place between Thursday 26 February and Sunday 1 March.

Highlights of the festival include:

• the spectacular illumination of over 800 handmade Chinese lanterns
• a whole street full of stalls selling delicious Asian delicacies and crafts
• stunning on-stage performances of traditional and contemporary Chinese culture including martial arts, dance and live music
• a spectacular fireworks finale
• a lantern-only night for those who want to enjoy the hand-crafted decorations in a more relaxed environment

Watch the highlights of Auckland Lantern Festival 2014

Presented by

Auckland NZ - Asia New Zealand Foundation

Principal sponsor