Mimes Daniel Fernandez Gonzalez and Itai Biran with model Katie Lornie. Photo by Michael Jeong
Smooth sounds of the Samson Nacy Haines jazz trio in the Village Green.
French moustaches everywhere in Remuera, on people of all ages! Photo by Vanita Andrews.
Lantern Finalist Zara Nelson, Meadowbank School. Displayed in Hedgerow, 371 Remuera Road.
Reindeer and Santa on ANZ Bank building.
Zumba classes with Kellen Pinheiro outside Remuera Library.
And the beautiful overhead lanterns started to glow as night fell...
Local residents play air guitar with Santa on Remuera Rd.
Carmen Miranda with a stunning fruit headdress.
Linn Lorkin and French Toast bring the ambiance of Paris to Remuera.
Ellen Loftus from Meadowbank School created this wonderful Rooster Lantern, fourth place in the Year 1-3 category.
Looking tres French at The Wild Bunch!
Phantom of the Opera magician enthralled passersby...
Masked pirate and a bumble bee!
Gendarmes kept the crowds amused throughout the day. Photo by Vanita Andrews.
Monet's masterpiece is completed by body artist Yolanda, and model Emily Adams. Photo by Jillian de Beer.
A beautiful, finished lantern!
Snails were the winners on the day!
Overhead lanterns were created by children at School Holiday Programmes across Auckland.