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PRE LANTERN PARADE EVENTS

Enchanted Windows
21 June - 30 June 2017
Lismore CBD
Come and see our CBD businesses who have decorated their windows to the theme celebrating our communities resilience in the aftermath of Cyclone Debbie - ‘our resilient heart’. You can also vote for your favourite window and go inthe draw to win. Find out more here.

Lantern Workshops
May-June 2017
Northern Rivers Region
Creating little candle lit lanterns for the parade. Book early!

Photographic Exhibition
21 June - 2 July 2017
Fox Den Studio - 34 Union Street Lismore
Thurs-Fri: 10am-4pm
Sat-Sun: 10am-2pm
A photographic exhibition to recognise our resilient community in the face of muddy adversity, rebuilding and restarting the heart. A celebration of all things making our hearts beat and lighting the way for a Lismore that is bigger, better & brighter.
A fundraising event for the Lismore Lantern Parade.
To enter the exhibition, find out more here.

LANTERN PARADE EVENTS - 24 JUNE 2017

Viking Village Solstice
24 June 2017
Jolly Fields, Lismore
10am - 4pm
Focusing on the arts and culture of the Norse people of the 10th and 11th century. 
Enter off Uralba Street, next to Oakes Oval, Lismore.

Kids ArtsFest
24 June 2017
Magellan Street, Lismore
Creative kids activities and lantern decorating (toddler to teens).
12noon - 5pm

Street Band Workshops
24 June 2017
Northern Rivers Conservatorium - Keen St, Lismore
12.30pm-4.30pm
A workshop on the afternoon of the parade to polish up on tunes to be played in the parade. Find out more about how to be involved here.

Market deLight
24 June 2017
Carrington Street, Lismore
12noon - 9pm
Arts, crafts and community market stalls – local gems to the bizarre from afar. Tasty food.

Heartbeat Stage
24 June 2017
Carrington Street, Lismore
12noon - 9pm

Artwomb Laneway Party
Back Alley Gallery - Carrington St, Lismore
12noon - 4.30pm
Sketching, painting, jamming and creating art for artists to grow. Join in and celebrate creativity and contribute to the art that will capture the resilience and heart of our community.

Winter Warmers
24 June 2017
Oakes Oval, Lismore
4pm - 8pm
Local charities providing great food in a market environment.

Shadow Dreaming
24 June 2017
Northern Rivers Conservatorium - Keen St, Lismore
5pm-8pm

Lantern Parade
24 June 2017
Cnr of Market & Molesworth Streets to Oakes Oval, Lismore
5.30pm - 6.30pm
Spectacular community parade with dancers, bands and amazing illuminated sculptures weaving thier way through the streets of Lismore CBD.

Fiery Finale
24 June 2017
Oakes Oval, Lismore
6.30pm - 8pm (Gates open at 4pm)
Lantern Parade and Fiery Finale, fireworks and bonfire; bands to dance in the glow of the fire, food stalls. This is a ticketed event. Purchase tickets here.

POST LANTERN PARADE EVENTS 24-25 JUNE 2017

Friendship Festival – Piazza in the Park
25 June 2017
Spinks Park, Molesworth Street, Lismore
10am – 3pm
Celebrating the Italian culture of the Northern Rivers, come and be Italian for the day.

Viking Village Solstice
24-25 June 2017
Jolly Fields, Lismore: Enter off Uralba Street, next to Oakes Oval, Lismore
10am - 4pm
Focusing on the arts and culture of the Norse people of the 10th and 11th century.

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