Celebrate diversity at the Riverlights Multicultural Festival on Saturday 10 February from 4pm to 9:30pm at The Levee in Central Maitland. This free family-friendly festival showcases cultures from around the globe including global cuisine, live music and dance, language classes, lantern making and cooking demonstrations. Riverlights features a diverse program of fun activities and entertainment for the whole family. This event ends with the festival parade and magical lantern flotilla on the Hunter River; an unforgettable family experience.

There’s loads of activities at the event.

GREATER BANK LANTERN WORKSHOPS

Make your own paper lanterns to be part of the flotilla at Riverlights. Plus, win $1,000 for your school’s P&C thanks to Greater Bank.

JOBLINK PLUS LANGUAGE LOUNGE

Take a seat in the Riverlights Language Lounge and learn to count in a range of languages, from Polish to Sudanese and in between.

GLOBALKITCHEN

See international flavours and flare come together in live cooking demonstrations inspired by local home cooking experts.

CULTURAL PASSPORT

Your colourful guide to the Riverlights Cultural Villages, collect your passport stamps to show where you’ve been.

CULTURAL DEMONSTRATIONS

A dynamic and diverse range of song, dance and performance from a range of cultures all around the world.

CULTURAL VILLAGES

A colourful display of different cultures, featuring food tasting, craft, hair braiding, henna and more.

For more information http://www.maitlandriverlights.com.au/