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2017 Annual Lantern Festival in the Spirit of Obon - Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens [Video] Japan's Summer Homage to Ancestors..

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Date: Saturday, 21 October, 2017       Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This Event is 1 Day.
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, The
4000 Morikami Park Road
Delray Beach, FL 33446

Phone: (561) 495-0233
Location Website: Click to Visit

Lantern Festival tickets must be purchased in advance. No tickets will be sold at the gate. Members must have purchased tickets, and will have access to the festival one hour earlier than the general public, from 2-3pm.

Lantern Festival Tickets - Event is expected to sell out.
Ticket prices:
$20 for ages 11+
$10 for ages 4-10
Free for ages 3 and under
When to purchase:
Member pre-sale starts September 18 at 7 a.m. and ends October 1 at 11:59 p.m.

Lanterns $12 each
Lanterns for the toro nagashi (lantern floating) ceremony go on sale at the start of Lantern Festival. Each of more than 1,000 lanterns is hand-assembled by Morikami volunteers and staff the day of the festival. Limited quantities are available and cannot be purchased in advance, please note we cannot allow guests to bring and float their own lanterns. Lanterns sell out each and every year, so be sure to purchase yours early!

Lantern Festival features rousing taiko drum performances by Fushu Daiko, kids' activities, traditional Japanese folk dancing and an all-day ennichi street fair. At the end of the evening, visitors watch hundreds of paper lanterns-each lit by a single candle-dot Morikami Lake, against a sky of fireworks.

Food and Beverage Tickets
In order to accommodate the large amount of guests at the festival, festival food vendors, the beer garden and sake station accept only food and beverage tickets as payment. Food and beverage tickets are available for purchase on festival grounds. Each ticket is equal to $1 and may be purchased by cash or credit card. ATMs are also available on site. The Cornell Cafe accepts food and beverage tickets in addition to cash or credit cards.

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October 21, 2017

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


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Lantern Festival - In the Spirit of Obon - Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens, 4000 Morikami Park Road,�Delray Beach, FL 33446


Saturday, 21 October, 2017


Morikami Museum

Phone: (561) 495-0233
Location Website: Click to Visit


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