Festival of Lights kicks off this weekend

Festival of Lights kicks off this weekend

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - One of the Tri-State's most popular Christmas traditions kicks off Saturday.

19 million LED lights will adorn the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden for the 35th annual Festival of Lights. The event officially opens up at 5 p.m. Saturday.

Like everything else in the Queen City, it will involve Fiona. There will be a light up lantern of Fiona and her mom, along with over a dozen other light-up animals.

Santa will be on-hand for visits and photos each day starting at 4 p.m. - an hour before the rest of the festivities begin.


November 18 - January 1

Sunday - Thursday: 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.

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