Firelight Lantern Festival – Nov 9th 2019 in Picton

The Department of Illumination and 99.3 CountyFM presents the Firelight Lantern Festival. Saturday, November 9, 2019

This is a magical celebration of fun for the whole community, including a parade procession down Main Street, with live music and performances and a whole lot of handmade crafted lanterns! With music by Spencer Evans and The Goat Steppers with DJ Ombudsman.

Parade gathers at 6:00 pm at Benson Park
Parade departs at 6:30 pm
Firelight Lantern Festival at the Crystal Palace 7:00 pm

Advance – $6 Adults / $4 Kids
Door – $8 Adults / $6 Kids

Costumes encouraged! Find out about our lantern-building workshops and more at

Mark your calendars – we’ve only got 3 public workshops left, and we want to make sure you’re festival-ready!

Friday Nov. 1: *lantern workshop* 10 AM – 5 PM
Saturday Nov 2: *lantern workshop* 12 – 5 PM
Sunday Nov 3: *costuming workshop* 1:30-5 PM

These workshops are all FREE and take place at the Baxter Arts Centre in Bloomfield. No need to register – just drop in with few hours to spare and exercise your creativity with us!

To learn more about lantern workshops, go to: