About the Tradition:
Experience the typical celebration of St. Martin's Day in Germany! The tradition of St. Martin is celebrated by German schoolchildren in honor of all good Samaritans.
About the Naperville Children's Lantern Parade:
Children & families are invited to parade around the market plaza while singing German and American Christmas carols. The Christkind will be leading the parade and every participant will receive a goody bag!
Registration begins at 3:30 pm at which time paper lanterns can be constructed for free onsite or lighted lanterns purchased for $10. Alternatively, lanterns may be brought from home.
Send us an e-mail to reserve a lantern.