Nathan Kara as 'Le Penseur' nearing completion... Photo by Michael Jeong
Painting Frolians created by 3D printing.
Phantom of the Opera magician enthralled passersby...
Amy Ko of Meadowbank School accepts first prize in the Lantern Competition on behalf of Ellen Loftus. Sponsors alongside are Kiri Barfoot and Carolyn Vernon of Barfoot & Thompson, and ANZ Remuera branch manager Samantha McGuire
Shiho Nakamura and Paris Fraser from the Macang Dance Company.
Gendarmes took the opportunity to strut their stuff on the red carpet too... Photo by Michael Jeong
Gendarmes kept the crowds amused throughout the day. Photo by Vanita Andrews.
Tracey Collins accompanied by many moustaches! Photo by Vanita Andrews.
Classic Citroen cavalcade approaching along Remuera Road.
Even Mimes need a rest... on a Classic Citroen! Photo by Vanita Andrews.
Lion Dancers preparing for their performance.
Lantern Finalists from Newmarket School: Tiffany, Apolo, Soul, Nygella, Jingwen and Jiny. Displayed in PaperPlus, 389 Remuera Road.
Runner-Up Lantern by Allan Dai, Remuera Primary School. Displayed in Browns Clothing, 411 Remuera Road.
Polish artist, NeSpoon, glazing pottery before raku firing.
Lesley McLellan from Ray White Remuera modelling summer styles for Collezioni.
Mimes Daniel Fernandez Gonzalez and Itai Biran with model Katie Lornie. Photo by Michael Jeong
'Everyone dancin' merrily' outside Ray White!
Mrs Claus and an Elf seem to enjoy posing for photos!