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Remembering why... Lantern Release


Join us on the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend at Shoreline Park's Beachfront for our lantern release event.

Celebrate a loved one or hardship overcome. Allow healing, growth and the opportunity to be at peace.

The event starts at 6 p.m. with the lantern release on American Lake occurring at 8 p.m.

Purchase lanterns from Leisure Travel Services. 

  • Monday, April 29–Friday, May 10: $20
  • Day of: $25 (Limited quantities)

Each lantern comes with a marker to add your personal expressions and decorations. 

Watch Disney's Tangled (weather permitting) 

Lanterns are biodegradable/environmentally friendly.