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Winter Lantern Festival: Suffolk
Winter Lantern Festival: Suffolk
Winter Lantern Festival: Suffolk
Winter Lantern Festival: Suffolk

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location_on Smithtown Historical Society, NY

Winter Lantern Festival: Suffolk

From$24 $16

33% off

3 other Winter Lantern Festival locations:
✨ Illuminate The Farm
Journey to the East
✨ Nassau Drive Thru

Bucket Listers is excited to partner with NYC Winter Lantern Festival to bring you exclusive ticket pricing:

💰Price List:
GA Adult: Starting at $16 per adult (originally $24)
GA Youth: Starting at $9 per child (originally $14)
🗓️Friday - Sunday until January 8th
⏰5:30 PM - 09:30 PM
📍Smithtown Historical Society: 239 E Main St, Smithtown, NY 11787 

About the event:

Winter Lantern Festival invites you to Suffolk County’s first immersive winter lantern festival!

With over 150,000 annual guests at our other events in New York, this is an experience you don’t want to miss! Join us at Smithtown Historical Society for a display of lanterns in the shape of flowers, animals, and many more! All are handmade by artisans with decades of dedication to their craft.

This Winter Lantern Festival will feature lanterns and displays ranging from mushrooms and flowers to farm animals to dinosaurs. Be ready for photo ops with friends and family as this will be an unforgettable experience!

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.


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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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