Chinese Lantern Festival – Dallas, Texas

What a magical and whimsical place! The Chinese Lantern Festival is at Fair Park in Dallas. Doors open at sundown and the park is transformed into a Chinese celebration that is filled with lanterns, pandas, flowers, architecture and much more!

Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.

Lets hear it for Lady Liberty!

Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas

The lotuses and flowers in the lake open and close as to mimic them blooming. It is pretty spectacular to see.

Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.

This dragon is made of 15,000 porcelain dishes, spoons, and cups. It is all tied together by hand.

Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.

The dragons are made of tiny medicine bottles that are filled with liquid food coloring.

Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.

Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.

Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.Jodi Catherine Photography photographs the Chinese Lantern Festival in Dallas, Texas.