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Auckland Lantern Festival 2014

Auckland Lantern Festival 2014

The city is yet again lit up with beautiful and enchanting lanterns from the east. Auckland Lantern Festival is among the largest events celebrated in Auckland Super City. The 15th Auckland Lantern festival starts today, Thursday 13 February 2014, at Albert Park with the lanterns only night and no food stalls or performances. Visitors can feast their eyes on the mesmerising lanterns today, without letting their minds bothered by the gastronomically enticing smells and foot stomping sounds. The festival kicks off tomorrow, Friday 14th February 2014, on Valentine’s Day with its full glory. There would be food stalls, performances, exhibits and much more. The festival is scheduled to continue till 16 Feb 2014 at two venues Albert Park and Queens Wharf, Auckland. The festival would include outdoor movies at the waterfront with numerous feature films and short films for the general audiences. Also at Albert park, it will be three electrifying evenings of musical, dance and martial arts performances. Participation from local and international artists can be seen at the festival. On 16th February 2014, the conclusion of the Auckland Lantern Festival is planned with a spectacular display of fireworks.