Sat 11 March
12 – 4pm
Ray Blank Park
Culture Galore is a multicultural festival that celebrates our city's diversity with food, arts and crafts, music and dance performances from more than 80 cultures who call Christchurch home.
Stage performances range from Japanese drummers to colourful traditional dances and songs from Indonesia, Korea, Philippines, Poland, China, Fiji, Russia and many more. As well as these amazing performances there is a huge range of have a go activities, such as stone carving, flax weaving, origami, face painting, baseball hitting, bouncy castles, police speed radar, henna tattoos, story time and more. You can also sample some of the appetising ethnic cuisines from one of the many food stalls.
Culture Galore has been running in the community since 2001 and has grown cumulatively each year and in 2016 over 6000 people attended the event. A huge range of fun activities for the whole family.
The event is supported by the Fendalton - Waimairi - Harewood and Halswell - Hornby - Riccarton Community Boards.
Event entry and activities are free. But there is a cost for food & craft items.
Registrations for this event are now CLOSED.