Special Events

Confucius Wishing Lanterns on the Water

When: Sat., Feb. 4, 5-7 p.m. 2017

San Antonio River Walk/Convention Center Lagoon. An ethereal experience of casting lanterns into the river in honor of loved ones, hopes, dreams, and wishes. Lanterns will be sold at the event for $5, and are made of eco-friendly rice paper and contain a floating LED candle. Pens will be available to decorate and personalize your lanterns. Entertainment includes festival dancing to thematic music. Asian-inspired food available for purchase. Emcee for the event is Sonny Melendrez, noted motivational and inspirational speaker. This event serves as the grand finale to the 30th anniversary of UTSA Institute of Texan Culture’s Asian Festival

Price: Free