Yeovil Lantern Parade

Linking up with Yeovil Window Wanderland, Yeovil Art Space & Love Yeovil are also inviting you to take part in our free Lantern Parade at Ninesprings Country Park, Wednesday 15 February at 5pm*. 

You are welcome to bring along your own lantern; make your own using our instruction below or at our drop-in workshops; or simply join us as the sun sets and see our lanterns shine in the evening light, accompanied by music and community atmosphere.

*Dress appropriately for a winter walk around Ninesprings Country park. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. Covid safe. Outdoor event.

Find out more from Love Yeovil about the parade: Lantern Parade  

Free lantern-making Workshops

Join us at the drop-in workshops at Yeovil Art Space before the parade. It is free and all ages are welcome. No booking is required.

Saturday 11 February 10am – 2pmSaturday’s Free Lantern Making Workshop

Monday 13 February 10am – 12 noonMonday’s Free Lantern Making Workshop

Free lantern-making tool kits with materials and instructions. They are available at Ninesprings Cafe, Yeovil library and Yeovil Art Space. Limited number, get your pack now!

Make your own lantern

Everyone is welcome to this family-friendly event, to make a lantern and take part.  Yeovil College students have created some amazing lanterns to join the parade and we invite you to have a go too!

Using the instruction here designed by artist Rachel Akerman, you can make your own at home and bring it along with you.

Click here to download PDF version: Lantern making how to

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