Pleasant Harbor Hosts Second Annual Lanterns At The Lake


Thousands of lanterns return to illuminate skies above Lake Pleasant.

Pleasant Harbor Hosts Second Annual Lanterns at the LakeSoon after sundown, on Saturday, April 6, friends, family and thousands of event goers will come together to share personal thoughts, wishes and goals as they set free lanterns on the southeastern shores of Lake Pleasant. A long-standing tradition, the lighting of (biodegradable) lanterns is a way of marking milestones, offering up wishes and goals, while celebrating in a festive, picturesque atmosphere.

Last year’s inaugural Lanterns at the Lake event attracted more than 10,000 visitors. The event runs from 5 p.m.-9:30 p.m. (lanterns to be released after sundown) and features live music, food trucks, kids’ events and some of the most amazing views that the greater Phoenix area has to offer.

Pleasant Harbor Hosts Second Annual Lanterns at the LakeTickets are $30.00 per lantern and can be purchased online at  Ticket prices do not include entry into Pleasant Harbor which is an additional $10 gate fee per vehicle for this event. The general public is encouraged to buy tickets in advance. Lantern tickets are expected to sell out. No coolers are allowed. However, blankets and lawn chairs are welcome.

Pleasant Harbor at Lake Pleasant is less than a 45-minute drive from downtown Phoenix and the closest entry to the lake for Phoenicians.  Pleasant Harbor is open to the public 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. For more information, please visit or call the Pleasant Harbor events line at 623-203-5173.

Event Information

What:              Lanterns at the Lake

When:             Saturday, April 6, 2019

5 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Where:            Pleasant Harbor at Lake Pleasant

8708 West Harbor Boulevard

Peoria, AZ 85383

Why:               Memorable and fun lakeside event shared with family, friends and event goers

How:               Purchase tickets online:

Pleasant Harbor Event Line:623-203-5173


Tickets:           Lantern Ticket – $30.00; $10.00 Parking Entry (per vehicle)

Attendance:    More than 10,000 attendees are expected to join in this unique event!

About Pleasant Harbor

Pleasant Harbor, located on the southeastern shores of Lake Pleasant, conveniently adjacent to the metropolitan Phoenix area, is open to the public 365 days a year.  The full service marina, features Dillon’s Bayou restaurant, boat and slip rentals, as well as fly boarding, Jet Ski, kayak, paddle boat, and sail boat rentals.

As well, the marina features H2-Whoa! – the world’s largest floating water slide and is home toThe Phoenix, a 150 passenger boat cruise providing tours of majestic Lake Pleasant.  Pleasant Harbor also features an RV Resort with 253 full hook up sites, 60 partial hook ups and unlimited dry camping sites featuring amenities including a club house, pool and Jacuzzi, bocce ball, basketball, shuffleboard, horseshoes, laundry facilities, showers, convenience store and picnic grounds.

For more information about Pleasant Harbor RV Resort and Marina, visit or call the Pleasant Harbor RV Park at 800-475-3272 or the Pleasant Harbor Marina at 928-501-527


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