FESTIVAL RETURNS TO FRANKLIN SQUARE MAY 1 - JUNE 30, 2018

This blockbuster event returns with 28 all-new culturally-inspired lantern sculptures, featuring new lighting technology and displays never before seen in North America, impressive feats of Chinese acrobatics, handicrafts by Chinese folk artists, a Beer Garden, and much more.

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TICKET PRICING (SINGLE TICKETS)

Timed tickets are required for entry on Fridays and Saturdays during the Festival. You may enter 15 minutes prior to the time on your ticket or any time after. Once inside you may stay to enjoy the festival for as long as you like. Tickets are not valid after the close of the Festival that day.

Adults
$18.00

Youth
$12.00

(17 and under, 2 and under is Free)

Seniors/Military
$15.00

(Seniors: 65 and over)

SEE HOW THE LANTERNS WERE MADE FOR THE 2017 FESTIVAL!

(Videos by New Mainstream Media, Inc for Tianyu)

TAKE A LOOK BACK AT THE 2016 FESTIVAL

(Videos by Rich Meyers for Historic Philadelphia, Inc. and Tianyu)

View photos from the
2017 Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival!