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Chicago Water Lantern Festival

Sat Jul 20, 2019
5:30pm to 10:30pm
All ages
Adults: $25 and up; Youth (8-14): $12 and up; Kids: (0-7): Free

The Water Lantern Festival is a celebration of life, where guests can design and light a floating lantern and launch it into the water. There will also be food, music, and fun. 


5:30 Gates Open

5:30 - 9:00 Enjoy Food Trucks / Music / Fun

8:00 Design your Lantern

9:30 - 10:30 Lantern Launch

10:30 Event Ends

While food trucks will be available, guests are also welcome to bring their own food. 

Each adult ticket comes with the following:

  - Entry into the festival area
  - Floating lantern
  - Commemorative drawstring bag
  - Marker
  - Wristband

Humboldt Park
1400 N Humboldt Dr
Chicago, IL 60622
** Event dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the event website to verify.
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