The Mesmerizing Lantern Festival In Alabama You Need To See To Believe

What do you get when you combine thousands of friends and family, incredible live music, and an awe-inspiring lantern release? The answer is The Lights Fest, an interactive event which will be held in Munford, Alabama on May 12th, 2018. This festival is based on a tradition of releasing paper lanterns into the air as a symbol of good luck and prosperity. Take a look at the following photographs and see if you aren’t convinced to join in on this mesmerizing event.

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Watch the brief video below for a sneak peek of this not-to-be-missed festival in action:

The Talladega Raceway can be found at 46 Pilgrim Lane, Munford, Alabama 36268. For more information about The Lights Fest, you can access the official website here.