Festival of Lights Nieu-Bethesda
31st December 2017
Festival of Lights The Bethesda Arts Centre, First People Centre, will be celebrating the arrival of the New Year with its usual Festival of Lights.
This is a joyful family celebration hosted by the Centre to which all are invited. In keeping with the mission of the Arts Centre, this is an alcohol-free event, offering a chance to enjoy the evening with peace and delight, and without fear.
For those unable to attend workshops who have purchased a ticket in advance, you will be given a lantern when you arrive at the Centre on December 31st.The evening will begin at the Bethesda Arts Centre, with a performance by the First People Artists. Then everyone will walk in a singing procession carrying their lanterns through Hightown (the local township) and back to the Centre.
Tickets R 180 per person, for adults and R 90 for children 12 years and under.
This event is weather permitting. In the unlikely event of a thunderstorm, we will work around the weather as far as we can, using the studios and galleries. We regret that it will not be possible to offer refunds.