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Source: Auckland Council

Auckland Diwali Festival returns to Aotea Square and Queen Street for its 20th anniversary on Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 October 2021.

This hugely popular, free, family-friendly festival celebrates traditional and contemporary Indian culture.

It will deliver bright lights, energetic dance performances and Indian delicacies, plus a spectacular fireworks display on the Sunday night.

As New Zealand’s premier Indian cultural festival, the event showcases some of the best New Zealand Indian music, performances, art and food, and usually attracts more than 60,000 people.

Auckland Diwali Festival is delivered by Auckland Unlimited, on behalf of Auckland Council, with founding partner Asia New Zealand Foundation.

The festival is free to attend, alcohol-free, smoke-free and family friendly.

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