Long Beach Water Lantern Festival

Watch lights reflect across the water with friends and family at Long Beach’s Water Lantern Festival.

Address: 5255 E Paoli Way, Long Beach, CA 90803

Time from hotel: 35 mins

Date: March 21st

At this festival you’ll be able to decorate your lantern and launch it later in the night. The event also features a variety of food trucks and music. The lanterns are made from rice paper and are eco-friendly but will be collected after the event along with the reusable LED Candles.

Event Schedule

4pm – Gates Open

4pm-10pm – Food Trucks and Music

6pm – Design Your Lantern

7pm-9pm – Lantern Launch

10pm – Event Ends

What’s included with your ticket?

  • Wristband for entry into festival and food trucks
  • Floating lantern kit
  • LED Candle
  • Drawstring bag
  • Marker
  • Lantern retrieval and water clean up

Pricing varies between $36-$56 depending on when you purchase tickets. The sooner you purchase, the cheaper they are.

Purchase them here!