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Christchurch Lantern Festival 2018

Event Details


Sat 10 Mar 2018 until Sun 11 Mar 2018


06.00pm until 10.00pm


Avon River Precinct and Cathedral Square



Make sure you get along to Avon River Precinct and Cathedral Square 10-11 March to experience the amazing food, performers, music and, of course, lanterns of this year's Christchurch Lantern Festival.

Christchurch's Avon River Precinct will be adorned with dozens of incredible Chinese lanterns depicting animals, pastoral scenes, dragons and more.

The event makes for a magical evening outing for the family that your kids will remember for ever.

2018 is the year of the dog in the chinese zodiac. The dog is the 11th of the 12 animals in the zodiac. People born in the year of the dog are loyal, clever, courageous, lively, stubborn and emotional.