2024 Grand Rapids Lantern Festival at John Ball Zoo
2024 Grand Rapids Lantern Festival at John Ball Zoo | By: Sherry Trautman | Travel-Mi.com | Last updated: November 4, 2023
This April, May and June, bring your family to John Ball Zoo to see jaw-dropping lighted artwork, walk-through and interactive light displays, and fully immersive light installations. It's absolutely incredible and fun for both kids and adults alike!
- Every year, the super popular Lantern Festival at John Ball Zoo sells out so you will need to buy your timed, online tickets early!
When is the 2024 Grand Rapids Lantern Festival at John Ball Zoo
April 10, 2024- June 16, 2024
WEDNESDAY – SUNDAY | 7:30PM – 11:30PM
Where is the Grand Rapids Lantern Festival?
The Grand Rapids Lantern Festival at John Ball Zoo is located at 1300 W. Fulton St, Grand Rapids, MI 49504.
What is the Grand Rapids Lantern Festival?
What is the Grand Rapids Lantern Festival? Put on your walking shoes as the Lantern Festival is a one-mile walking light tour through John Ball Zoo. This family friendly festival is a chance to see lovely handmade Asian lantern displays that sparkle and twinkle throughout the Zoo. Learn the intertwining story of wildlife and Asian culture.
So buy your tickets early (they sell out!) to see these breathing works of art in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Tickets for the Grand Rapids Lantern Festival: How Much Do Tickets Cost?
Buy your tickets for the Grand Rapids Lantern Festival early as they do tend to sell out. You can buy them online or walk up on the nights of the event if tickets are still available.
General Admission Fees are:
- Non-members of John Ball Zoo: $22.00
- Members of John Ball Zoo: $19.00
4 Pass Tickets (4 people, same night):
- Non-members of John Ball Zoo: $66.00
- Members of John Ball Zoo: $57.00
Are the Animals Visible During the Lantern Festival?
You will not be able to see most animals during the Grand Rapids Lantern Festival as they will be brushing their teeth and getting ready for bed in their indoor habitats! ;)
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