Just because summer will soon come to an end doesn’t mean it isn’t the perfect time to celebrate. That’s why you need to make plans to attend the Lantern Parade & National Night Out in Decatur. This is your chance to connect with family, friends, and the rest of your community while you have a ton of fun. It’s kid-friendly and perfect for families and adults alike.
So, are you wondering when this fun celebration is taking place? You can catch it on August 6 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. It will all take place at Hess Park, which should be conveniently located for most people who live in the area. Now, read more about what you can expect when you attend.
Get a Bite to Eat
No celebration is complete without food and, luckily, that’s just what you’ll find at this celebration. Start off the night with a delicious picnic for all the energy you need to continue the celebrating well into the evening.
Make a Lantern
If you are bringing your kids along, they probably will want to make a lantern to be a part of the parade. They can do that at the beginning of the celebration from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. It’s a great way for them to get creative and make something special. Then, make sure you take part in the parade around the park at the end of the evening.
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Fun, Games, and So Much More
This is an all-out celebration, which means there is going to be plenty for you to do there. Don’t worry – nobody in your family is going to get bored. First, stop by the Scovill Petting Zoo where you can meet some of the friendliest animals around. Little ones and adults alike are going to have a great time petting and spending time with these creatures. Then, take your kids to the inflatables. They will love bouncing around and making new friends while they’re there. Don’t forget to check out all the games that will be there, either. And of course, you should make sure to check out the DJ who will be spinning some amazing tunes, getting everyone in the mood to party and have a fun time.
This parade is going to be a blast, and you are invited. Mark the date in your calendar so you can be sure you won’t miss it.