Moon Fest Lantern Registration

  • September 14, 2024 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Moon Fest

    1065 Olde Town Morrow Rd
    Morrow, Georgia 30260
Ticket Price Free Register

City of Morrow hosts 2nd Annual Lantern Making Contest. Each participant has an opportunity to parade with their lantern for the judges and the audience to view. The objectives of the lantern competition are as follows: 

  • To continue the tradition associated with the annual celebration of the Moon Festival, to promote cultural diversity, and to foster community engagement.
  • To encourage the participation of persons from the artistic community in the construction of innovative lanterns.

Competition Guidelines and Rules:

  • Each participant is allowed to enter a maximum of one (1) lantern.
  • Lanterns MUST be portable.
  • Lanterns MUST be designed for hanging.
  • Features MUST be easily seen by viewers.
  • Lanterns MUST be battery powered only. Battery packs should not be exposed.
  • Lanterns should NOT have been entered in previous competitions.
  • NO commercial or other logos should be used on lanterns.
  • The description & photo of each lantern MUST be submitted when registering prior to DEADLINE September 1st, 2024
  • Label your lantern: Name, Age, and Contact Number


Judging Criteria


  • Creativity & Innovation: Use of Imagination; Execution of concept. (10 points)
  • Effectiveness of Hue: Applying color in a harmonious way for balance; Blending of colors. (10 points)
  • Portability/Portrayal: Carried by one person; Structure or form depicts concept selected; Visual impact; Effectiveness of lighting. (10 points)
  • Theme Content Relevance: Understanding of the concept and how it relates to the title of the lantern. (10 points)
  • Craftsmanship: Assessment of construction; Quality of finish; Neatness. (10 points)


Who can enter:

Open to all age groups



Junior - 17 years old & under

Senior – 18 years old & up


DEADLINE:  September 1st, 2024


  • Junior 1st Place - $200
  • Junior 2nd Place - $150
  • Junior 3rd Place - $100


  • Senior 1st Place - $300
  • Senior 2nd Place- $150
  • Senior 3rd Place - $100


  • Overall Champion - $1,000


For More Information, Contact:

Hue Nguyen

Phone: (470) 432-2218


Date & Time

Sat, Sep 14, 2024 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Venue Details

Moon Fest

1065 Olde Town Morrow Rd
Morrow, Georgia 30260 Moon Fest