Burien’s annual Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival & Procession will be Sat., Sept. 10

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Arts A Glow 2016

Arts-A-Glow, Burien’s Unique & Oh So Sweet Lantern Festival and Procession, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 10 at Dottie Harper Park.

This is an annual, magical evening in the forest!

Lantern art and performers, face painting, lantern making, food vendors and tea and treats.

Community Procession at Dusk!
Bring your lanterns! Dress in costume! Bring shakers and bells to play as you walk to make beautiful music! Procession map

Here’s a video of a previous procession courtesy Michael Brunk:

Performers / Activities:

  • 5:00-6:15 PM  Harp by Jini O’Flynn
  • 5:00-7:45PM   Lantern Making
  • 5:00-9:00PM   Face Painting by Burien Arts
  • 6:00-7:00PM   Circus Arts by SANCA
  • 6:30-7:30PM   Stiltwalking and more by Cabiri
  • 6:30-7:45PM   Klezmer with KletzerBalm
  • 6:30-9:30PM   Trapeze performances by Cabiri
  • 8:00-8:20PM   Procession with music by KletzerBalm & Peter Lippman
  • 8:20-9:30PM   East Indian music by Shantikar

WHEN: Saturday, September 10, 2016, 5:00-10:00 PM


WHERE: Dottie Harper Park, 421 SW 146th; for location details: learn more about Dottie Harper Park.

Click here to learn about the Artist Installations!

Yummy Food and Drink!  Food Trucks and More!
The Ultimate MeltSeattle Chicken Over RiceChopstixs MobileGalaxy Donuts and DogsFull Tilt Ice Cream, and Tea samples by sponsor Phoenix Tea!

Lantern Making
Lantern making workshops!  Or make a balloon lantern at home!  You can also make a lantern from glass jars or plastic water bottlespie tins, paper bags, tin cans…you can recycle and be creative!  Light your lantern with glow sticks or battery operated candles!

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