Washington State Chinese Lantern Festival Spokane 2016

Tonight kicks off this year’s Washington State Chinese Lantern Festival!

We are so lucky to have this beautiful event return to Spokane. The artisans from China have been busy handcrafting the spectacular lanterns.

The other day I walked through Riverfront Park and photographed the lanterns and the workers creating them…

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The Chinese Lantern Festival runs September 16 – October 30.

Hours are: Sunday-Thursday 5:00 pm-10:00 pm, Friday & Saturday: 5:00 pm-11:00 pm.

There are two performances every night. Sunday-Thursday 6:30 pm & 8:30 pm, Friday & Saturday 7:00 pm & 9:00 pm.

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