How would you like to take a trip to Asia without having to leave Cleveland?

The Asian Lantern Festival is happening at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo (3900 Wildlife Way Cleveland) from Thursday Jul 19 through Sunday Aug 19, Thursdays through Sundays from 6:30 – 10 p.m.

Featuring over 40 larger than life, colorful, customized lantern displays, the Asian Lantern Festival presented by Cleveland Clinic Children’s is an event not to be missed. In addition to the brilliant lanterns, get a taste of Asian culture with authentic cuisine, craft market and live performances on the Fifth Third Bank stage all surrounded by your favorite zoo animals after hours.

Buy your tickets today, to this limited time engagement, and save up to $6! Tickets can be purchased online at

Don’t miss the Asian Lantern Festival at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.