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Sun, 1 Oct 2017, 5:00PM


1 Oct 2017

Duration 3hrs 30mins


Sun, 1 Oct 2017, 5:00PM


Elder Park


All Ages


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Bring family and friends together to celebrate Moon Lantern Festival at Australia’s largest lantern parade.

Spot lantern installations throughout Elder Park, get involved in workshops and family activities and watch roving performances. Enjoy Adelaide’s food truck cuisine and after sunset, get ready for the lantern parade, led by the popular 40 metre long Hong Kong Dragon and finishing with spectacular fireworks!

Check back here in early September for maps, performance schedules and more.

Featuring live music by Singapore’s SA (仨)

Designed by Simone Romaniuk and featuring live music by Singapore’s SA (仨).

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Accessing Moon Lantern Festival:
Elder Park and areas of King William Road will be fenced with dedicated entry points monitored by security. Fenced site open to the general public from 5pm and access will be restricted when capacity is reached. Other vantage points for the lantern parade include the north side of the River Torrens and Riverdeck area at Adelaide Festival Centre. Moon Lantern Festival is an alcohol free event. Visit for more information closer to the date including site map, performance schedules, food vendor locations, road closures, footbridge restrictions and Elder Park access updates. 



Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre