Festival of Cultures

Next date: Friday, 23 February 2024 | 06:00 PM to 09:30 PM

Woman in traditional dress dancing at the festival.

This 3-day iconic event is all about celebrating the diversity in our community through the sharing of cultural cuisine, art, song, dance, rhythm, games and more.

It will commence with a lantern parade on 23 February, followed by a World Food, Craft & Music Fair on Saturday 24th February, and Teas and Coffees of the World on Sunday 25 February.

Lantern Parade

Friday, 23 February 2024 | 06:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Te Marae o Hine - The Square will light up on Friday 23rd February as we celebrate the Festival of Cultures' Lantern parade. 

There will be live music and food, a lantern making workshop, and plenty of activities for the kids.

Come along to this iconic event and celebrate the diversity in our community through the sharing of art, culture and food.

World Food, Craft and Music Fair

Saturday, 24 February 2024 | 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

This iconic event is all about celebrating the diversity in our community through the sharing of cultural cuisine, art, song, dance, rhythm, games and more.

Site map for 2024 Festival of Cultures

Come along and try something from another culture, whether it's crafts, exotic cuisines, or enjoy the many different genres of music. 

Teas and Coffees of the World

Sunday, 25 February 2024 | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Venue: Caccia Birch House

Come and experience the culture and traditions of some of the iconic teas and coffees from different parts of the world.

You’ll be able to sample a taste of these hot and cold beverages, from Samoa to Kenya and over to Brazil – these refreshments hail from all over the globe!

 

When

  • Friday, 23 February 2024 | 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
  • Saturday, 24 February 2024 | 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Sunday, 25 February 2024 | 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Location

Teas and Coffees of the World will be held at Caccia Birch House

Te Marae o Hine – The Square, Palmerston North Central, 4410, View Map

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