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Indiana Chinese Lantern Festival

NOVEMBER 24th - JANUARY 7thBUY TICKETS

ABOUT

From November 24th 2017 to January 7th 2018, the Indiana Chinese Lantern Festival will illuminate the Indiana State Fairgrounds with more than 30 sets of larger-than-life size lantern displays. This is a festival of Chinese folk-culture activities, live entertainment, and art installations. Indiana Chinese Lantern Festival is an opportunity to explore both the ancient culture of China while learning about China today.

Presented by Tianyu Arts & Culture, Inc

Nightly from 5:30PM - 10:00PM at Celebration Park Indiana State Fairgrounds

CULTURE

The Indiana Chinese Lantern Festival will light up Indiana State Fairgrounds with 33 larger-than-life illuminated displays crafted by Chinese artisans. Our team of artisans hail from Zigong, Sichuan, China’s cultural capital for the ancient art of lantern-making.

In addition to lanterns, nightly performances, and handicrafts, the event will also offer food and beverages. Our menu includes a variety of Chinese and traditional fair food, as well as assorted beverages.

Performance Times:

Sunday-Thursday: 6:30 PM & 8:00PM

Friday & Saturday: 6:30PM, 8:00 PM, & 9:00 PM

Performances are included in festival admission.

Chinese Lanterns

Indiana Chinese Lantern Festival boasts 33 beautiful lantern displays including a 200-feet-long illuminated dragon and 30-foot-high Chinese arch. The lanterns are created by hand using silk fabric, steel frames, and tens of thousands of LED lights. The festival is outdoors and the lanterns are located within Celebration Park.

Traditional Handicrafts

Each night, artists will showcase traditional Chinese crafts, which will also be for sale. Handicrafts include dough modeling, Chinese knots, and inner bottle painting. Handicrafts will be located outdoors at Celebration Park.

Nightly Performances

Our Chinese performers have decades of experience and offer a glimpse of Chinese stage culture. Some traditional Chinese acts featured include a combination of traditional Chinese acrobats and folk dancers. Nightly performances are included in the ticket price. Performances are outdoors on stage at Celebration Park.

FAQ

TICKETS

Tickets are available online or at the door, no advance purchase is necessary.

$15 ADULTS

18 and older

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$10 YOUTH

17 and under

(kids 4 and under free) BUY TICKETS
$12 MILITARY & SENIOR

ID Required

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$40 Family 4-Pack: (2 adult and 2 youth tickets) BUY TICKETS

College discounts (ID required) are available on Thursday – $12 admission.

Group Sales:

Discounted group rates are available for groups with 15 or more guests.

Adult- $13

Youth-$8

Please contact tickets@tianyuculture.com for group ticket sales.

Onsite Box Office Hours:

5:00pm-9:30pm

CONTACT

Indiana Chinese Lantern Festival @ Celebration Park Indiana State Fairgrounds

1202 E. 38TH ST.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46205

888-484-2698