Free for children two & under!
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What is the Lantern Festival?
The Lantern Festival will be a fun, family friendly event with lots of activities all culminating in a lantern parade/stroll at dusk thru Canton’s Etowah River Park. The Festival is a benefit event for the Never Alone Community Food Pantry in Woodstock GA.
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Saturday - November 4, 2023
Etowah River Park - 600 Brown Industrial Pkwy, Canton, GA 30114
Activities begin at 4:00 pm
Parade line-up begins at 7:15 pm.
Proceeds benefit Never Alone Community Food pantry located in Woodstock, GA.
There will be a petting zoo, bounce houses, face painting, spin art, and much more, including activities for adults, at no charge for ticketed attendees. Various food options will be available for purchase. The highlight of the festival will be an organized lantern parade at dusk. Lanterns are provided along with purchased tickets.
How do I get my lantern(s)?
Lanterns (with light & stick) may be picked up in advance or day of event.
- Advance pick up is available at Never Alone Food Pantry, 29 Rope Mill Road, Woodstock.
Monday - Friday 9:00 - 3:30
Saturday 10:00 - 1:00
- A decorating station will be available for those who pick up their lantern the day of event.
Click the link for Decorating Tips: https://rb.gy/zc7fi
About Never Alone
Never Alone Community Food Pantry has been feeding our neighbors since 2012! Never Alone’s mission is to fight hunger in our community through food assistance. We are dedicated to serving all persons regardless of race, creed, citizenship status, or gender identity, with love and dignity as we convey the encouraging message: When you encounter life’s challenges, you are “Never Alone”.
Visit our website to learn more: https://www.neveralone.org/