Schedule of Events & Activities
Join us on
Saturday, October 14, 2023
in the parkland near the York St. parking lot at 6:30 p.m.
for a procession along the Avon River
through a magical realm of lights.
Most aspects of the Lantern Festival are FREE
but please bring cash since some activities
require a donation.
Bring your lantern and join us in the parkland east of the York St. parking lot
between 6:30and 7:30 pm.
Donate to receive a PRE-MADE LANTERN and accessories
Create or decorate a LAST MINUTE LANTERN
Enjoy live MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT
At 7:30 pm the procession of lanterns will set out along the riverbank
Follow the spheres of fairy light along the riverside
Enjoy the display by Light Up the Night kayakers
The procession will end at Tom Patterson Island
Create a personalized WISH LANTERN and float it on the Avon River
Visit the WALL of LIGHT created by local students
Enjoy MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT by a variety of local artists
Take a selfie at the amazing 360 PHOTO BOOTH
REFRESHMENTS will be available