On Sale Now: Autumn Lights Festival Near Lake Merritt - 510 Families
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On Sale Now: Autumn Lights Festival Near Lake Merritt

For three evenings in a row, from October 12 to 14, the Autumn Lights Festival will light up the Gardens at Lake Merritt with imaginative, illuminated sculptural works, and the public is invited to enjoy.

Tickets are on sale now and are likely to sell out. Kids under 5 are free. ($20 for adults; $7 for kids 6-17 when purchased in advance; prices go up closer to the date). The event takes place from 6 pm to 11 pm each evening.

autumn lights festival at lake merritt
Photo Courtesy of Visit Oakland

What to expect at the Autumn Lights Festival

The Gardens at Lake Merritt cover a seven-acre area that visitors will navigate by strolling paved paths. Children (and strollers)  are welcome.

Autumn Lights Festival at Lake Merritt
Photo Courtesy of Visit Oakland

A food court will provide meals and beverages for sale. Guests can bring food inside, but not alcoholic beverages which will be for sale on site. Live music and performances (like a fire artist in previous years!) are wonderful.

Purchase tickets to the Autumn Light Festival here >>

Autumn Lights Festival at Lake Merritt with light sculptures in the dark
Photo courtesy of Autumn Lights Festival

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