Upcoming Events at
20th Great Halloween Lantern Parade & Festival
at The Great Halloween Lantern Parade & Festival
CELEBRATE 20 YEARS! SUN OCT 26 | PATTERSON PARK 3:30 FESTIVAL | 6:30 LINE-UP | 7 PARADE Patterson Park Pulaski Monument
Oct 28, 2018 | 3:30 PM | Sunday
Celebrate the magic of Halloween, create illuminated lanterns, carry glowing large scale artist-made floats, and march through Patterson Park with Baltimore’s most beloved community bands, stilt walkers, and creatures big and small.
SUN OCT 28 | PATTERSON PARK
3:30 FESTIVAL | 6:30 LINE-UP | 7 PARADE
Patterson Park Pulaski Monument
The day begins at 3:30pm with Baltimore's BEST family Halloween festival featuring an adorable kids costume contest, lantern making, hayrides, dancers, live music, an arts & crafts market, and more! Local food trucks and the beer garden stay open until 8:30pm. Bring your picnic blanket and enjoy the afternoon!
Once the sun sets, the magic begins. Grab your lantern and get ready to march with thousands of your neighbors, artists, musicians, and performers. You can also line the parade route to watch the delightful Great Halloween Lantern Parade!! The route begins at the Boat Lake in Patterson Park, heads east to the annex of the Park, and ends back at the Pulaski Monument for a specially commissioned FINALE and dance party with Mark Evans and Soul Centered.