ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Get ready for the Chinese Lantern Festival that starts on Friday.
It’s happening at Expo New Mexico for the next six weeks. Organizers say visitors can expect to see a celebration of Chinese culture through beautiful light displays, performances, and lanterns, which are a special part of Chinese history.
“I get to share this, bring this to people of a different culture and a different country, that’s very meaningful to me as well,” event manager Huiyuan Liu said.
The Lantern Festival is traveling across the U.S. Albuquerque is its fourteenth stop.