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6.15 p.m. - live music entertainment at Place Bir Hakeim.
6.30 p.m. - 5,000 paper lanterns handed out at Place Bir Hakeim.
7 p.m. - the lantern parade sets off.
From 7.30 p.m. - firework display launched from the Townhall roof.
8-11 p.m. - community dance in the Townhall Hall of Honour, led by singer-guitarist Ardy Panatte, accompanied by a professional DJ.
Note: parking restricted or prohibited in some areas. From 6.30 onwards, traffic will be halted to let the parade go by.
Further details at www.noumea.nc