2017 Lantern Fest presents:

Lantern Fest  will be celebrated on Saturday, October 21 from 6-10 pm at Crooked River Lighthouse, 1975 Highway 98 West, Carrabelle Beach, FL. This unique festival, best known for its breathtaking display of over a hundred colorful and handmade lanterns, lights up the night with magic and history at the 1895 maritime landmark. Admission for Lantern Fest is just $5 for adults and $1 for children for an evening of music, dance, night tower climbs, glowing lanterns and yummy food.

Activities include:

  • Amazing Irish music by Killavil
  • Tallahassee Community College (TCC) Dance Company Performances
  • Special Evening Tower Climbs, Adult $5, Child $3 (must be 44” tall)
  • Ancient Crafts
  • Star Gazing with the Tallahassee Astronomical Society
  • Children's Activities
  • Enchanting Glowing Lantern Display
  • Museum and Gift Shop
  • Delicious Food and Desserts!
Schedule for Lantern Fest
2017 Lantern Fest General Poster
Killavil at 2017 Lantern Fest
Killavil Bio for 2017 Lantern Fest
Star Gazers at Lantern Fest
Tallahassee Community College TCC Dance Company

Past Lantern Fest events:

Check out our past events:


2011 Lantern Fest, October 28 and 29
 Tallahassee Community College Dancers created a human light show
From Collages



Crooked River Lighthouse Lens.              

                                    CRL Lens       












  Keepers House

Keeper's House 2010 Lantern Fest


Weekend volunteers are needed too!

See our web site www.crookedriverlighthouse.org 

Crooked River Lighthouse Museum,Gift Shop & Park

1975 HWY 98 WEST

Carrabelle Beach, FL 32322

(850) 697- 2732


WOW!!!  Thanks so much for Dean Dugger's coverage of our 2010 Lantern Fest.

Dean Dugger Lantern Fest Photos.  Click on the Slideshow button.