From: Thursday, Apr 15th, 2021
To: Sunday, Jul 4th, 2021
The Asian Lantern Spectacular 2021
Journey through a wonderland of illuminated larger-than-life lanterns inspired by our wild world. From dazzling and interactive displays to delicious Asian-inspired cuisine, this enchanting multicultural experience is sure to delight all ages!
The annual Asian Lantern Spectacular takes place at the Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village on 1000 Elmwood Avenue in Providence, Rhode Island.
The event takes place weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday from 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Discover over 50 spectacular and even interactive glowing lantern displays, savory Asian-inspired cuisine and drinks, handcrafted keepsakes and more! Journey deep into a wonderland of glittering sea creatures, discover an illuminated world of dinosaurs, or adventure through a dazzling display of larger-than-life insects!
Lantern celebrations are closely tied with the traditional Chinese traditions, good luck and enjoying time with family and friends. As an important part of the Rhode Island community for nearly 150 years, the zoo is committed to creating an environment that is inclusive and continually strives to build engaging and inspiring experiences for all its visitors.
The zoo’s Soaring Eagle Zip Ride will also be open, allowing guests the chance to witness this spectacle of dazzling lights from 115 feet high.
The Zoo covers about 40 acres. The path through the Zoo is a little more than one-mile long. The lanterns are dotted across the zoo.
After your visit, hit the streets of downtown Providence for an eclectic night on the town with a wide range of gay and gay friendly bars and clubs hosting popular theme nights and events throughout the Spring and Summer. Stay at the gay friendly Graduate Providence Hotel, a charming and hip 4 star hotel close to all of the bars and clubs.
Here are the Hotels we recommend that keep you close to all the action,
Gay Map of PROVIDENCE
Recommended Apartments in Providence
Global Luxury Suites
Studio, 1 & 2 Bedrooms
The units come with parquet floors and feature a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, a dining area, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, and a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer. A microwave, a fridge and oven are also offered, as well as a coffee machine.
Apartment by Michie
Apartment by Michie House features accommodation located in Providence. Offering complimentary parking This apartment will provide guests with 2 bedroom, a flat-screen TV and air conditioning. The accommodation is equipped with a kitchen.
The air-conditioned apartment has 2 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave, a washing machine, and 1 bathroom with a shower. Fishing can be enjoyed nearby. Free WiFi is available in all areas
Federal Hill Gem
2 & 4 Bedrooms
Accommodation is fitted with air conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries. A dishwasher, kettle, a coffee machine, a microwave and fridge
Video Of The Asian Lantern Spectacular
Asian Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Zoo Park
Recommended Hotels in Providence
4 Star – Central Location
The bright, modern rooms at Hotel Providence provide classic novels and works of art. An iPod docking station, spacious desk and safety deposit box are also included. The luxury hotel features free Wi-Fi in every room
4 Star, Luxury
Every room features a 40″ flat-screen TV with cable channels. All rooms include a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hairdryer. Poindexter Coffee serves breakfast and light fare
Hampton Inn & Suites
3 Star – Great Amenities
& Suites features guestrooms with free high-speed internet access and in-room coffeemakers. After a restful night’s sleep in the Cloud Nine , hotel offers a fitness centre
3 Star – Perfect Location
The units come with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dishwasher, a coffee machine, a bath or shower, a hairdryer and a desk. Guest rooms will provide guests with a microwave.