Des Moines Water Lantern Festival

Des Moines Water Lantern Festival
Saturday, Aug 7, 2021 from 5:30pm to 10:00pm
Water Works Park
4343 Water Works Park

Water Lantern Festival is filled with fun, happiness, hope, and great memories that you'll cherish for a lifetime. This is a family friendly event that can be shared by everyone. Friends, families, neighbors, and lots of people that you haven't met can come together to create a peaceful, memorable experience.


5:30pm: Gates Open
5:30pm - 10:00pm: Enjoy Food Trucks / Music / Fun
8:00pm: Design your Lantern
8:30pm - 10:00pm: Lantern Launch
10:00pm: Event Ends

What's Included:

Each adult ticket comes with the following:

- Wristband for entry into the festival area with access to food trucks
- Floating lantern kit
- LED candle
- Commemorative drawstring bag
- Marker
- Lantern retrieval and water clean up

The price covers the cost of collecting and removing the lanterns from the water following the event as well as cleaning up any trash that may have been previously been in or around the water.

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