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You Don’t Want To Miss This Gorgeous Lantern Festival In Nevada This Year

RISE is a unique lantern festival that takes place across the globe. In Nevada, this sustainable festival enables participants to take in the desert’s beauty at night while launching thousands of motivational and inspirational lanterns into the desert night sky. The gorgeous view of thousands of paper lanterns floating in the sky is a sight to behold and quite a moving experience as revelers make wishes, make lasting memories, and lift up their dreams with others. Take a look.

This year’s RISE Mojave Lantern Festival will be taking place in Jean, Nevada, just 32 miles northeast of Las Vegas on the Moapa River Indian Reservation. This gorgeous lantern festival special event is scheduled for 6-7 October. For more information such as ticket prices, directions, lodging, parking, and schedule of events, please visit

Have you experienced this amazing lantern festival in the past? Please share your experiences below.

Natalie Faulk
Natalie Faulk is a Las Vegas-based freelance writer, blogger, and the author of several books.