In order to perfect your lantern-making skills, interested participants should register in advance for the Gwinnett classes.
For a $30 fee, participants will get everything they need to make a battery-powered lantern. The class is designed for all ages.
After the class, the group will take their crafts on a stroll.
"Everyone is invited to create glowing or illuminated costumes and carry their pre-made, battery-powered lanterns in this 1 mile community parade through the streets surrounding Town Center Park," according to a listing for the event.
The event is family and pet friendly.
3-5 p.m., Saturday, March 14, Geekspace Gwinnett, 3690 Burnette Park Drive, Suwanee