3 March 2018@ Lantern Festival

Lantern Festival

The Lantern Festival, the last event of the Chinese New Year period, will be held in the Canberra Beijing Garden, Lennox Gardens on Saturday 3 March from 6-8.30pm.  The Beijing Garden is decorated with lanterns, lights and Chinese hangings to create a welcoming festive atmosphere.  Bring your own picnic and enjoy the colour and spectacle.

 

Bring your own lantern or buy one there.

 

There will be:

– performances by a Chinese Classical music ensemble, martial artists, a choir, dance groups and a lion dance.

– a hand-made lantern competition with prizes for the best lanterns

– a lantern parade which wends its way through the Garden and along the edge of the Lake

 

Snacks, Chinese tea and cordial will be available to purchase.

 

For further information please email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or phone Carol 62478231