Asian Lantern Festival

Presented by UPMC Health Plan

The brand new 2023 Asian Lantern Festival: World of Wonders at the Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium honors our 125th anniversary with a global passport. Get ready for an adventure over the mountains, through the jungle, and under the sea to learn about decades of conservation with a dazzling display.

The festival will run on select Thursday – Sunday nights August 11th through October 29th.

tickets are on sale

Guests have the option to walk-thru the Asian Lantern Festival or visit for special edition drive-thru nights. Prices and offerings vary based on visit type.

Please select your experience below to learn more and buy tickets.


  • Presenting Sponsor: UPMC Health Plan

    Premier Media Sponsor: Lamar Advertising Company

    Peoples Natural Gas

    Beverlynn and Steven Elliot

    Sally Wiggin

    The Florence Boyer Foundation

    Donna and James Hudson

    Green Mountain Energy


  • Kim and Dave Zynn

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