Ulverston Lantern Festival, Ulverston Events, Events Cumbria

Saturday, 14th September 2019

Welcome to the Ulverston Lantern Festival website.


Theme – Fantastical Beasts

Ulverston’s favourite fiery festival takes place on Saturday, 14th September 2019. The theme this year is ‘Fantastical Beasts’ and the event promises to be as spectacular as the last. The Lantern Festival is an annual community event featuring a spectacular lantern procession through the streets of Ulverston. Four separate parades converge on County Square in the town centre.

Ulverston Lantern Festival will be held at Ford Park.

Visit our procession page for parade times, assembly points and the route of the procession. Get involved and help make this year’s event a success. Come along to a workshop, handout leaflets or posters, volunteer as a steward and help make Lantern Fest 2019 legendary.

Get Involved

There are lot of ways you can get involved, whether it’s by attending a workshop, handing out leaflets and posters or volunteering as a steward. Volunteer and help make Lantern Fest 2018 a success.


If you would like to sponsor or donate to the Ulverston Lantern Festival please get in touch.