Saturday 27 October 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Canberra Nara Peace Park & Lennox Gardens
Enjoy the spectacular visual of 2000 shimmering candles at the 16th annual Canberra Nara Candle Festival on Saturday 27 October, as we celebrate the 25th year of the Sister City relationship shared between Canberra and Nara, Japan.
Visitors will be mesmerised by the sounds of Japanese music and enchanting lighting that highlights the features of the beautiful Peace Park. The festival brings a wide variety of Japanese and Australian culture with arts and crafts such as calligraphy, lantern making, origami, ikebana and kite flying.
The festival features Japanese cuisine, markets and stalls with visitors able to take part in various activities.
The Canberra Nara Candle Festival program will be announced shortly.