You are not permitted to download, save or email this image. Visit image gallery to purchase the image.
They sat at tables stretching along Buckingham St, enjoying food from 14 of the township’s restaurants.
The event has been taken over by the Arrowtown Promotion and Business Association after long-time organiser Malcolm Blakey pulled out, citing excessive red tape and a lack of support from the Queenstown Lakes District Council.
Although it had hit capacity of 600 diners, the possibility of increasing that number next year by extending the tables across Wiltshire St would be seriously considered, Ms de Silva said.
Predator Free Arrowtown and the Arrowtown Charitable Trust are the event’s fundraising beneficiaries this year.