clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Photos: Just imagine! Dragons Lights illuminates the Utah State Fairpark

Visitors walk past an illuminated dragon during Dragon Lights at the Utah State Fairpark on Wednesday. The show, which runs nightly through May 6 from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., features 39 larger-than-life illuminated displays crafted by Chinese artisans. The artisans hail from Zigong, Sichuan, China's cultural capital for the ancient art of lantern-making. In addition to lanterns, nightly performances and handicrafts, the event will also offer a variety of Chinese and traditional fair food, as well as assorted beverages. Tickets, which are available online or at the door, are $18 for adults or $12 for senior citizens and children ages 5 to 12. Children under 5 get in free. Parking is $5, cash only. For tickets or a schedule of performances, visit

See the world through the eyes of award-winning photojournalists. Click through the gallery above to view the unique images our visual storytellers captured today. Don't forget to follow the official Deseret News Instagram account for more photographs and videos from the staff.