25 – 28 February 2021 

Gong Xi Fa Cai! Join us in 2021 to celebrate Chinese New Year and the Year of the Ox at the Auckland Lantern Festival.

Taste authentic foods and watch live music, dance, martial arts and the spectacular fireworks finale. With free entry, it's a great weekend of fun for all ages!

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My top tip is Auckland’s free lantern festival. Along with food and music, the event provides a distinctive New Zealand sense of adventure, wandering through the darkness looking for the next cluster of lights.

Mary, UK (for The Guardian)