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September 3, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Ramona Park & Beach
8600 S Sprinkle Road
Portage, MI 49002
$8/Water Lantern Kit – Per person
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Night Lights Water Lantern Festival

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Experience an atmosphere of remembrance, hope, happiness and community at the first-ever Night Lights Water Lantern Festival. Lantern kits, including a floating lantern to launch on the water and a marker to decorate your lantern, will be distributed to each registered participant beginning at 6:30 PM. Enjoy a picnic dinner (bring your own) at Ramona Park or enjoy food purchased from the Ramona Park Beach concession stand (until 7:30 PM) while you decorate your lantern. Finish your meal with complimentary ice cream for each registered participant. Music to enhance the evening will be performed by Chris Behre. The release of the lanterns ceremony will launch at dusk (8:00 PM) from the shores of Ramona Beach. Registration is required for each person wishing to attend. Please visit and click on the Recreation Activities & Facility Rentals button. Registration deadline is Wednesday, September 2 at 5 PM.