Gabriola Arts Council

GLOW! Gabriola lanterns of wonder​

lantern parade, community dance and more!

cancelled for 2023

The Lantern Parade is cancelled this year

We hope to secure funding to bring this event back to the island next year. 

In the meantime, please keep the lanterns glowing.

no fire, no candles, no way

Let’s keep this event safe and enjoyable for all. Home-made lanterns with LED and flashlights are welcome. Let’s get creative!

lantern workshops at the Arts and Heritage Centre

Don’t have a lantern? Don’t worry you can make on, an experienced lantern maker with guide you on your way so you’ll be able to go with your very own lantern. Open to children or adults.

Workshop dates coming soon.


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