Date: Saturday, February 09, 2019 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Categories: Museum Events*

Due to severe weather warnings and a possible risk to public safety, outdoor elements of the Erewash Festival of Light, Chinese New Year celebrations on Saturday 9th February have been cancelled.

Lantern making will still take place at Erewash Museum (£1.50 per person) from 1pm – 5.15pm.

There will be no procession or performances in Ilkeston Town Square.

A performance will take place between 5.30pm – 6.30pm at Dallimore Primary School, Dallimore Rd, Ilkeston DE7 4GZ  with:

  • classically trained musician and storyteller Ling Peng, telling the story of Chinese New Year and playing the ehru, accompanied by a pianist
  • Dallimore school children
  • Seven Star lion dancers

We apologise for any inconvenience and hope you can still join us.