Whangārei Night Lights Festival 2022

ART | FIRE | PERFORMANCE | LIGHT | SOUND

Principal funder

OFFICIAL 2022 DATES ANNOUNCEMENT

The Whangārei Night Lights Festival will be held in the second week of the July 2022 school holidays.

6pm - 9pm Wednesday 20th July

6pm - 9pm Thursday 21st July

6pm - 9pm Friday 22nd July

WHAT IS THE WHANGĀREI NIGHT LIGHTS FESTIVAL?

A family-friendly night time event for all ages. Walk-through and experience more than 2,500 square metres of lit natural spaces, waterways and buildings at your own pace. Showcasing local Northland visual artists specialising in digital media, projection, lighting, sound and immersive experiences. Supported by Northland performers from diverse arts including fire spinning, circus, dance and entertainers.

The event dates have been specifically chosen to coincide with the school holidays and approaching new moon for maximum night time darkness. Dress for the weather and fires across the event site will keep everyone warm!

TICKETS

Tickets strictly limited. On sale from 1st June 2022. Three nights only!

Adults / 16 and over $5.74

Under 16s $free

Babies and small humans welcome!

Free kids school holiday art workshops. Tuesday 12 & Friday 15 July. Limited spaces. Bookings essential.

LOCATION

Quarry Arts Centre
21 Selwyn Avenue
Whangārei

Whangārei Night Lights Festival is an event run by the Northland Burners Arts Collective (an unincorporated not-for-profit group of artists and experience makers). Our objective is to share immersive experiences with people of all ages and ensure that artists, performers and support staff are fairly remunerated for their effort and contributions.

This event would not be possible without funding from Whangārei District Creative Communities NZ and our key sponsor Quarry Arts Centre.

Principal funder

Key sponsor

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