Where is there a Lantern Festival in California? Sacramento, CA Lights Over America Sky Lantern Festival.
What is the most popular Lantern Festival?
- Diwali – The Festival of Lights, India.
- Marine Day Lantern Festival, Tokyo.
- Loy Krathong and Yi Peng, Thailand.
- Rise Lantern Festival, Las Vegas.
- Sky Lantern Festival and Water Lantern Festival, Utah.
- Floating Lantern Festival, Washington D.C.
- Hoi An Lantern Festival, Vietnam.
What does the Lantern Festival celebrate? Lantern Festival, also called Yuan Xiao Festival, holiday celebrated in China and other Asian countries that honours deceased ancestors on the 15th day of the first month (Yuan) of the lunar calendar. The Lantern Festival aims to promote reconciliation, peace, and forgiveness.
Are water lanterns legal in California? Sky Lanterns are made from combustible materials such as paper bags or light fabrics which then take flight by the heat from an open flame candle. These devices are a fire safety hazard and we prohibit their use.