Winnemucca Desert Sky Lantern Festival and Music Festival

Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 at 7:00pm

Winnemucca, NV 89445

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It's a breathtaking event you don't want to miss and is something you have to see in person to truly appreciate its beauty and magic. It's the perfect way to honor a lost loved one, let go of past pain holding you back, and send wishes for your future to the universe.

We will have live music, a challenge course, lots of activities and contests with a cash prize. Food, beer, and other vendors to shop, fire pit seating for sundown, tiki torches for extra lighting, our VIP section and package, and more.

General Admission gets you entry into all areas of the Festival except our VIP area, a Lantern to release after dark, a lighter to light your lantern, a glow in the dark wrist band.

Kids tickets gives the same access as a general admission ticket minus a Lantern. We do not allow anyone under the age of 13 to light and release a Lantern alone. If you would like to help them release one we will have extras for purchase at our merchandise tent.

Bring chairs or blanket to set on. Check-in time begins at 4pm with last time to check in being 6pm each day. Lantern Release happens about 15 minutes after dark each night.

Time: 7 PM-12 AM

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