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Diversity Festival

This free, annual cultural festival celebrates south Auckland's rich diversity through food, music and dance.

Cultures connect at Diversity Festival

Diversity Festival is an all-ages event showcasing the richness of cultures that make up Ōtara and Papatoetoe. The festival will be held at Hayman Park in Manukau on Saturday 2 March 2024 from 11am-4pm.

Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board organises this smoke-free, alcohol-free and zero waste event.

It features:

  • food stalls
  • exhibitions and displays
  • live performances and entertainment.

The festival is an opportunity for businesses, community groups and local talent to show what makes Ōtara and Papatoetoe special.

Register as a stallholder or performer

We would like to hear from anyone who would like to be a stallholder or performer for this year's event.

Application criteria

  • Food stallholders must use compostable containers, bags and serveware.
  • Stallholders cannot on-sell or share their sites with another organisation or business without prior agreement from the event organisers.

How to apply

To apply, complete the relevant form:

Applications close at midnight, Sunday 11 February 2024.

Email for more details.

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