Decatur Lantern Parade

The Decatur Lantern Parade invites you to light up the night! Kick off the Decatur Arts Month and celebrate summer by parading to the downtown square in Decatur alongside the Black Sheep Marching Ensemble.

Event Details
Friday | May 10th, 2019
9:00 p.m.

Downtown Decatur

Line up at Color Wheel Studio at 508 E. Howard Avenue after 8:00 p.m. to parade to the downtown square at 9:00 p.m.!

Community participation is what makes the Parade so magical with crafted lantern hats, illuminated parasols, globe lanterns, and more! All ages are invited to join in staying up late on this special evening in Decatur.

Make your masterpiece lantern at home or register for a workshop with the fabulous Chantelle Rytter!
2019 Workshops: Globe Lantern Workshop, Illuminated Parasols, Free-Form Willow Lanterns, and Herd of Cats Ensemble.

The Decatur Lantern Parade is battery powered. Flying lanterns are forbidden.

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