Now in its second year at Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden, the 2019 NYC Winter Lantern Festival is an impressive attraction for tourists and locals alike that honors a tradition going back to ancient China. Over 30 large-scale installations have been created, each filled with stunning lanterns and arrays of lights. Get a preview of the impressive installations in this short video from the Staten Island Advance.
Drone footage shows 8-acres of the colorful light displays at Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Gardens.
The NYC Winter Lantern Festival runs from November 20th through January 12th.