Water Lantern Festival is filled with fun, happiness, hope, and great memories that you'll cherish for a lifetime. This is a family friendly event that can be shared by everyone as people come together to create a beautiful and memorable experience.
5:00 - Gates Open 5:00 - 9:00 - Enjoy Food Trucks / Music / Fun 8:00 - Design your Lantern 8:30 - 9:30 - Lantern Launch 9:30 - Event Ends
Directions: Mercyhealth Sportscore One – 1288 Elmwood Road, Rockford, IL 61101 - Located on the west bank of the Rock River at Elmwood Rd. From I-90: Exit at Riverside Blvd. and go west across the river to N. Main St. (IL 2). Turn right on N. Main to Elmwood Rd. and turn right back toward the river. From the south: Exit U.S. Bypass 20 on IL 2 and go north through Rockford to Elmwood Rd. and turn right. From the west. Take U.S. Business 20 to Springfield Ave. Turn left on Springfield, which will become Riverside Blvd. From Riverside Blvd., turn left on IL 2 to Elmwood Rd. and then turn right.