Sneak peek into 'China Lights: The Treasures of China'

HALES CORNERS -- China Lights has returned to southeast Wisconsin for another year. Boerner Botanical Gardens will glow with China Lights: The Treasures of China from Sept. 13 through Oct. 20.

Thursday, FOX6 News got a sneak peek of the popular event.

The show features 40 larger-than-life sculptural lantern displays that illuminate the nine-acre gardens.

New pieces to check out this year: Great Wall of China, Qing dynasty warriors, and Temple of Heaven.


Returning light displays is the swing and dragon, who now has two offspring!

Boerner Botanical Gardens is located at 9400 Boerner Drive in Hales Corners.

China Lights runs Tuesdays through Sundays, from 5:30 p.m. –10 p.m.

Admission rates

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