Bring all the family to celebrate brand new beginnings in the Year of the Snake at the Chinese New Year Lantern Festival. Picnic on the grass at our new home in Hagley Park's Carlton Corner amidst hundreds of beautiful lanterns, specially imported from China. Delicious Asian food stalls and non-stop entertainment including the Omnipotent Youth Society rock band from Beijing, a classical music group from Chengdu and acrobats from Shanghai.
Not to be missed! Christchurch's popular Lantern Festival is brought to you by Asia New Zealand Foundation with support from Christchurch City Council.