Event

Lion Dances

Catch a traditional Lion Dance roaming around Darling Harbour this Lunar New Year.

Catch the traditional Chinese lion dancing performances, where an ornately decorated lion moves to a vigorous drum beat to bring good luck and fortune for the Lunar New Year. See them in all their glory as they rome around Darling Harbour.

When & Where

  • Saturday 21 January
    6pm starts at Helm Bar, ends at ICC Forecourt
    9.08pm starts at ICC Forecourt, finishes at Darling Square
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  • Sunday 22 January
    6.30pm starts at Helm Bar, ends at ICC Forecourt
    8.25pm starts at ICC Forecourt, finishes at Darling Square
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  • Friday 3 Febuary
    6.15pm starts outside McDonalds in Darling Quarter, finishes at Liverpool Street in Darling Quarter
    9pm starts at Pier Street Underpass, finishes at the end of Tumbalong Boulevarde at Hay Street 
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  • Saturday 4 February
    6pm starts at Helm Bar, ends at ICC Forecourt
    9.15pm starts at ICC Forecourt, finishes at Darling Square
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  • Sunday 5 February
    6.30pm starts outside McDonalds in Darling Quarter, finishes at Liverpool Street in Darling Quarter
    8.25pm starts at ICC Forecourt, finishes at Darling Square
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Lion Dances
21
Jan
05
Feb
When

Various dates and times

Where

Various locations around Darling Harbour

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Price

FREE

Map, showing Lion Dances
LUNAR NEW YEAR

Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit

Head to Darling Harbour for an Asia-inspired extravaganza, featuring countless events including jet pack water shows, fireworks, lion dancing, traditional ceremonies, art installations, workshops and more!

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