About the NYS Chinese Lantern Festival in Syracuse

All the info you need for a great evening!

Festival Info:
The New York State Fairgrounds will be transformed into a magnificent setting! The New York State Chinese Lantern Festival returns to Syracuse, May 25 – July 1, 2018.

The Festival will include 30 ALL NEW displays. Each display includes hundreds of parts, and thousands of LED lights. From a three-foot baby panda in Panda World to a three-story Chinese palace pagoda, 1,000 sculptural components will be created on-site by more than 30 artists from China. Welded metal frames covered in fabric will emerge as flowers, peacocks, cranes, butterflies, archways. The sculptures are LED-lit-from-within lanterns. 

View the craftsmanship, cultural significance and artistic beauty of these displays. Experience beautiful cultural performances and artisan crafts. Enjoy delicious Chinese (and New York State) food and drinks as well.