Animating the traditional legend of Moonraking – using Lanterns, Music and Storytelling to engage people in giant creative community event.

The festival launches in each even year with Moonshine building to a full Moonraking Lantern Festival with workshops, Installations, and Finale Procession in each odd year.

Based at The Watershed the festival was founded in 1985 by Satellite Arts, the festival is now a charity in it’s own right and has staged over 30 festival events.

See more: www.slaithwaitemoonraking.org.uk

Moonraking Moon in the sky with fireworks