Sin categorizar / Oct 20th, 2015

Everything you need to know about The Great Halloween Lantern Parade & Festival!

Creative Alliance | The 16th Great Halloween Lantern Parade & Festival

The Great Halloween Lantern Parade & Festival

Patterson Park, Pulaski Momunent, Corner of Linwood Ave. & Eastern Ave.

The Schedule

3:30pm Festival around Pulaski Monument
6:30pm Parade Line-up by the Boat Lake
7pm Parade
8:30pm Finale on Stage by Pulaski Monument
9:30pm Glow Ball Parade After Party at Creative Alliance

The Festival

Pulaski Monument | 3:30-6:30pm
View the Festival Map
The day starts with the BEST family Halloween Festival EVER. Featuring the adorable and hilarious Kids Halloween Costume Contest, lantern making, hayrides, yoga, and bands! The food trucks arrive in time for the festival and the beer garden is open!

Lantern Making Workshops

Lantern Making Tent, Pulaski Monument
6 thirty-min sessions – 3, 3:30, 4, 4:30, 5, 5:30, & 6pm
Sign up at the Lantern Making tent the day of the Festival.
Make a lantern at the Festival to carry in The Great Halloween Lantern Parade that night!

Kids Costume Contest

Main Stage, Pulaski Monument
3:30 Registration | 4pm Contest
Don’t miss our adorable kids costume contest on the main stage!
Check in at 3:30pm near the stage. The contest begins at 4pm. Trophies and prizes for the winners!


6:30pm Line-up by the Boat Lake | Everyone is welcome to join the parade! Head to the Boat Lake and the Parade Marshals will place you in line.
7pm Parade | View the Parade Route
8:30pm Finale | Main Stage is just north of the Pulaski Monument
The Parade’s spectacular route starts at the Boat Lake and heads east to the annex of the Park and back to Pulaski Monument. A specially commissioned ELECTRIC FINALE closes out the Parade on the stage by the Monument.

Where to Watch

Annex Park on the Hill – The parade will pass along the lower path in the small park. If you are sitting on the hill you will have a great view!
Beer Garden – Hanging out in the Beer Garden along Linwood Ave will have a great view as the Parade marches by and a great view of the Finale Performance.
Anong the Parade Route – View the route and pick a spot!


FREE Shuttle – Park in the garage on Eaton Street and hop in the shuttle. Two Shuttles run from 3:30pm to 9:30pm every 20 min and drops off/picks up at the corner of Pratt & Linwood.
Parking Garage – 550 S. Eaton St. Baltimore MD 21224
BUS Route – #10 drops you off right at the parade!

Parade After Party!
GLOW BALL with Joe Keyes and the Late Bloomer Band

SAT OCT 24 | Doors 9pm | Bands 9:30pm
Join Baltimore’s nastiest funketeers as they blast off, taking the Great Halloween Lantern Parade After Party, the Glow Ball to new heights. Tickets & Info