The lighting of lamps at this ancient Hindu festival symbolises the triumph of light over darkness, good over evil, and the renewal of life.
Diwali festival Sunday 25 October 2020
Wellington Diwali festival will return to the TSB Arena and Shed 6 this October.
- 3pm – 8.30pm
- Gold coin entry
Highlights of the festival will include:
- delicious Indian vegetarian food stalls
- traditional and contemporary dance, music and fashion
- arts, crafts, henna and information stalls.
The celebrations will close with the spectacular Kāpura Fireworks on the waterfront!
Wellington's Diwali celebrations are organised by our friends at the Communities Action Trust, and proudly supported by Radio Tarana, The Lion Foundation, and the Indian Weekender.
This year’s fireworks are brought to you by Kāpura (Wellington Hospitality Group).