Stallholder Information

Applications are now Closed for stallholder sites at Auckland Lantern Festival 2023.

The Auckland Lantern Festival has a new venue for 2023 - the Manukau Bowl, 1 Boundary Road Auckland.

Trading times: 

Event dates: 2 – 5 February 2023.

  • Thursday 2 February - 4:30pm to 10:30pm (Morning pack-in)
  • Friday 3 February - 4:30pm to 10:30pm
  • Saturday 4 February - 4:30pm - 10:30pm
  • Sunday 5 February - 4:30pm - 10:30pm (Pack out immediate)


Stall types: 

Food, retail, including local crafts and handmade products, community organisations and businesses. 

Please note - Stalls selling locally produced products that celebrate the Lantern Festival, showcase Chinese culture and are in support of the Chinese community will be favoured.

We are calling for applications for five types of stalls:

  • Food Stall 
  • Food Truck (up to 5m)
  • Non-Alcoholic Beverage Only
  • Retail Stall
  • Information Stall
  • Artisan Craft Stall

Important dates:

Applications close Sunday 23 October 2022.

Presented by

The Auckland Lantern Festival 2023 is delivered by Tātaki Auckland Unlimited on behalf of Auckland Council, with founding partner the Asia New Zealand Foundation.

For any questions, please contact