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The Los Angeles Water Lantern Festival From September 15-16
September 15 - September 16$30 – $50
Image via Water Lantern Festival on Facebook
The One World Lantern Festival is coming to Los Angeles for a magical and enlightening weekend.
The Lantern Festival will feature two days of festivities (September 15-16) at Whittier Narrows in South El Monte. Here, guests will have a chance to celebrate, decorate their lanterns, and watch them light up over the water. The event schedule for both days is as follows:
- 5 p.m.: Gates Open
- 5 to 7:30 p.m.: Food Trucks, Music & Fun
- 7:30 p.m.: Lantern Designing
- 8 to 9 p.m.: Lantern Launch
- 10 p.m.: Event Ends
Tickets for the event are currently available online, however the longer you wait, the more expensive they’ll get. Ticket prices include:
- Early (Available Until 7/12): $30
- Regular (Available Until 8/30): $35
- Late (Available Until 9/14): $40
- Day Of: $50
Tickets include entry into the festival, a floating water lantern, a keychain LED flashlight, and a marker (to decorate the lantern). Hours each day are 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
As a reminder, all lanterns are made from sustainable and biodegradable materials. The One World team will also be collecting all lanterns, trash, and other materials once the event ends.
So bring a friend or two and don’t miss out on this awe-inspiring event!