Light The Night


Come Light The Night With Us

2024 Sky Lantern Festival Dates

Lighting The Night & Illuminating The World One City At A Time!

Light The Night

Sky Lantern festival

Welcome to Light The Night, a mesmerizing sky lantern festival that will take you on a journey back in time. Our festival is a celebration of the simpler things in life, where people come together to connect and make memories that will last a lifetime.

As the sun sets and the air fills with nostalgia, participants gather to release their sky lanterns. With each lantern taking flight, the night transforms into a scene straight out of a fairytale, as colors and dreams light up the sky.

Take a step back in time and immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere as you enjoy live music, captivating performances, and indulge in delicious food and beverages from local vendors. Whether you’re seeking a romantic evening, a family adventure, or simply a moment of peace and reflection, Light The Night offers an unforgettable experience for all.

Join us as we light the night and relive the magic of our childhood dreams, as we escape into a world of love, laughter, and sky lanterns.

Event Locations

White Sands, NM

September 28th, 2024

Great Sand Dunes National Park, CO

Saturday. June 22nd, 2024

Light The Night

Lantern Safety & Cleanup

Light The Night has a very strict lantern safety and cleanup policy. Details listed below

Eco Friendly

Light The Night Sky Lanterns Are Eco Friendly To Both Land And Sea. 

Our Lanterns Are Made Of All Natural Products, Metal Free, And Also Flammable Liquid And Gas Free Materials. 

Lantern Materials; Rice Paper, A Bamboo Ring, Natural Fiber (hemp) String, And A Bee’s Wax Cake Fuel Cell.

Check Out Our Tracking & Clean-up Policy.

Tracking & Cleanup

Clean Up; We have a “No Lantern Left Behind Policy”, we have our cleanup team stationed out in the landing zone ready to collect every lantern as they begin to descend.

We track our lanterns flight with 4 Mavic 3T Enterprise Drones, so we know exactly where every lantern flies and lands. We hold a trial run before the event date to test and determine where the lanterns will land. More Information found here

General Question

We’ve listed a few general questions, however, if your question isn’t listed please first check out our F.A.Q page. If your question isn’t listed feel free to reach out to our support team.

All sales are final, however, you can use them at a later date, or sell them through our Official Fan 2 Fan Exchange Program.

Lantern Festivals require specific weather conditions to be able to safely and legally release Sky Lanterns. 

Weather affects lantern releases in a few different ways;

Wind Speed; wind speed is the biggest determining factor in releasing sky lanterns. Releasing lanterns in high winds can be a disaster. They will blow into others, and can travel much further than supposed to if released in wind speeds higher than Fire Marshalls predetermine. 

Excessive Heat; lanterns need heat to rise however to to much heat, and humidity outside can negatively affect the lanterns flight, making it harder to take flight and/or gain the altitude needed to get the full experience of the event. They are more likely to fly into trees still lit in excessive heat. You should never release sky lanterns in drought conditions.

Rain; rain is another weather condition where lantern releases shouldn’t be held. Lanterns are made with Rice Paper so during rain they get wet and again won’t take flight, and if they do, their flight becomes unpredictable. 

Thunder Storms, Tornados, and Hurricanes; Obviously lanterns can’t be released in these weather conditions, but even more it’s dangerous to attendees. One bad part of weather can lead to another more serious and festivals can become a danger if ignored just to get an event held.

Because of this we watch the local weather closely starting two weeks before the event. If a reschedule is required, tickets will be honored at the make-up date. 

Our event is only open to those participating which requires a ticket.

If you accidentally delete the email with your tickets, please reach out to our LTN Team Support.

Check-in times will be listed in your event packet.

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