This holiday season, the first ever NYC Winter Lantern Festival is coming to Staten Island! The NYC Winter Lantern Festival is the China National Tourist Office New York 2018 signature event, produced by New York Events & Entertainment (NEWYORKEE) and Haitian Culture, and co-sponsored by Empire Outlets and Snug Harbor.
Between November 28, 2018 and January 6, 2019, seven acres of Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden will be illuminated by 40 LED installations that stretch up to 30 feet tall. The LED lanterns will be accompanied by live performances of traditional Chinese dances and art. Along with this, NEWYORKEE is partnering with a variety of holiday vendors to create an experience for guests of all ages.
November 28, 2018 through January 6, 2019
Wednesday/Thursday/Sunday: 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Friday and Saturday: 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Cultural Performances (included in admission):
Wednesday/Thursday/Sunday: 7:00 PM, 8:00 PM
Friday and Saturday: 6:30 PM, 7:30 PM, 8:30 PM
LOCATION: South Meadow
ADMISSION: $23 General admission | $15 Youth (3-12) | $15 Senior (65+) and Military | Free: Children under 3 years
More information and tickets: www.nycwinterlanternfestival.com