Zoolumination: Chinese Festival of Lights – Nashville Zoo at Grassmere
Come see the Zoo in a whole new light and enjoy the country’s largest Chinese lantern festival. Over 500 custom-made silk lanterns will be spread across 60 acres, creating elaborate displays with some of your favorite Zoo animals, holiday-themed scenes and even a 200-foot-long dragon.
Chinese artists have reimagined dozens of your favorite zoo animals in bright and colorful scenes throughout the Zoo.
Plus, select animal exhibits are open late, including Sumatran tiger, Andean bear, flamingos and Unseen New World.
Chinese acrobats and entertainers perform nightly at 6:00, 7:00 and 8:00 pm.
Hand-made crafts and delicious menu items are available each night for guests to enjoy.