Central Florida Zoo opens ‘Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild’

SANFORD, Fla. — The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens has opened a dazzling nighttime event, “Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild.”

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The display features more than 100 larger than life lanterns spread throughout the zoo.

Photos: Central Florida Zoo opens ‘Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild’

Organizers said visitors can explore the lights, color and culture while also enjoying food, music and shopping.

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The event runs at night, outside normal zoo operation hours, until Jan. 16, 2022.

The Asian Lantern Festival is held rain or share and there are no refunds.

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Tickets for the event must be purchased online.

More information on tickets can be found here.

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