Chinese Lantern Festival RETURNS 2019!
The Georgia World Congress Center Authority is excited to announce the return of the 2019 Atlanta Chinese Lantern Festival to the holiday programming in Centennial Olympic Park.
11/22/2019 thru 1/5/2020
Perfect for the entire family, the Atlanta Chinese Lantern Festival opens November 22 and will run through January. 5.
This year’s theme, entitled “INTO THE WILD” will feature handcrafted lanterns of over 25 different kinds of animals on both land and sea, including depictions of endangered species highlighting the importance of animal protection.
Also new to the festival this year are our interactive lanterns that visitors can touch and experience up close. Craftsmen will have merchandise booths will all sorts of creations from edible sugar dragons to intricate Chinese paintings for you take home.
Along with authentic Asian food selections, each night there will be exciting performances inside the festival, featuring acrobatics, dancers, theatre, and more.
Festival Operating Hours
- Sunday – Thursday 6:00pm – 10:00pm
- Friday – Saturday 6:00pm – 11:00pm
Adult admission $18.00
Children admission (Ages 4-12) $14.00
Children under 33″ are free.
how do you buy tickets for this event?
Southern Company Amphitheater Entrance: Centennial Olympic Park Drive & Marietta Street
Atlanta, GA 30313
In addition to the radiant displays of the Chinese Lantern Festival, attendees are invited to explore other Park and nearby attractions such as the Centennial Olympic Park Ice Rink and Holiday in Lights display, award-winning dining options, and the SkyView Atlanta Ferris wheel.
OTHER ATLANTA HOLIDAY EVENTS THIS YEAR 2019: