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New Mills Lantern Procession and Street Party

New Mills Lantern Procession and Street Party
Start Date: 27 Sep 2019
End Date: 27 Sep 2019
Venue: New Mills Town Centre

The spectacle New Mills Lantern Procession is back for 2019 over the famous Millennium Walkway. 

 Taking place on Saturday 28th September this year the New Mills Lantern Procession will be a ticketed event. Tickets cost just £1 (more can be donated) when you will be given a dedicated time slot. See link below. 

This magical lantern procession through the Torrs Riverside Park taking in the spectacular scenery of the natural gorge cutting its way through the centre of the town. It then crosses over the steel spiders web of the famous Millennium Walkway flanked by impressive fire sculptures along the way and with a spectacular display of huge lanterns you will see, and be part of, a procession of hundreds of hand-made lanterns lighting up the evening. 

The procession takes 30 minutes to walk and time slots will be at 6.30pm (ideal for children) 7.00pm (at a slower pace) and 7.30pm, 8.00pm and 8.30pm (to get the best view of the lanterns after dark. 

After the walk there will be a FREE street party in the town. There will be street food vendors, live music, fire eaters, jugglers, and other preformers. 

It is reccomended that you take public transport to New Mills and you can get the train from Manchester Piccadilly. 

Always check with organiser before setting off
Address: Meet at Torrs Riverside Park, by the Rock PH

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