Bucket Listers is excited to partner with NYC Winter Lantern Festival to bring you exclusive ticket pricing:
GA Adult: Starting at $18 per adult (originally $26.99)
GA Youth: Starting at 12 per child (originally $17.99)
11/14 - 12/23: Friday - Sunday
12/23 - 01/01: Daily
01/01- 01/08: Friday - Sunday
⏰5:00 PM - 09:00 PM
📍Queens County Farm Museum: 73-50 Little Neck Parkway Queens, NY 11004
About the event:
Come join the annual Winter Lantern Festival for the second year as we transform Queens County Farm into an immersive world of light! This is one of four events Winter Lantern Festival will be hosting in New York.
Enter and wander an unforgettable radiant oasis with friends and family as we Illuminate The Farm. This experience will be a dazzling display of lights and illuminated Chinese lanterns; all handmade by artisans.
Expect a luminescent display consisting of lanterns inspired by theme parks and Chinese myths and legends. In addition, there will be various illuminated tunnels, illuminated swings (rideable), and a plethora of other lights! Be prepared to indulge yourself, friends, and family, for photo ops! With over 150,000 annual guests, this is an unforgettable festival of lights that you absolutely don’t want to miss. This year’s event will be better than last year's!
How This Works:
Once you complete your purchase, you will receive a ticket you can bring with you to the experience! You can enter the experience during business hours for the ticket type you selected! No reservations are needed!
All ages are welcome.
All sales are final, no refunds or exchanges.
At what age does a child need a ticket?
All children over 3 are required to have a ticket.
What time do the doors open and close?
- Journey To The East @ SIUH Community Park, Staten Island, NY: 5PM-9:30PM
- Illuminate the Farm @ Queens County Farm Museum, Queens, NY: 5PM-9PM
- Drive-thru Adventure @ Nassau County Museum of Art, Nassau, NY: 5PM-9PM
- Suffolk Winter Lantern Festival @ Smithtown Historical Society, Suffolk, NY: 5:30PM-9:30PM
Are pets allowed?
We love pets too, but unfortunately, only service animals are allowed at our events. You may bring your pet for our drive-thru event in Nassau, Long Island (Drive-Thru Adventure).
Is there an age limit or an ID requirement to enter the event?
All ages are welcome! If you purchased youth tickets, you must show your ID at the door.
Can I touch the displays?
For your safety, we don’t allow visitors to touch any displays.
Is smoking or e-cigarettes allowed in the event?
Smoking/ e-cigarettes are NOT ALLOWED on the park property.
How long does it take to do the whole tour?
Our events may take anywhere from 20-60 minutes based on the event. Our drive-thru event in Nassau can only be entered once whereas guests can walk and wander around in other events for as long as they like. We recommend driving as slowly as possible at our drive-thru event to maximize your experience.
Do you sell umbrellas/ rain jackets onsite?
We don’t. Please bring your own in case it rains.
Are we allowed to bring food and drinks?
Outside food and drinks are not permitted. We do have food and beverages at our events. Our drive-thru adventure in Nassau will have no concessions/food so feel free to bring your own snacks!
Are there bathrooms/restrooms?
Yes! Our Staten Island event has a standard bathroom. All our other events have portable bathrooms.
Are events a walk-thru or drive-thru?
All our events are walk-thru except Drive-Thru Adventure @ Nassau County Museum of Art, NY.
For Drive-Thru Adventure, can I stop by my car to enjoy lanterns?
No, please do not stop your vehicle or get off the car as others will be waiting behind you.
For the Drive-Thru Adventure, what car types are allowed for the event?
All 7-seats or below non-commercial vehicles are allowed for the event.
Are the grounds conducive for wheelchairs or strollers?
Yes. Nassau event is a drive-thru.
Suffolk Winter Lantern festival is accessible for most wheelchairs. Small-wheeled wheelchairs or strollers may have some difficulty.
Are there dedicated dining areas for the events?
No, there aren't dedicated dining areas for all events.
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