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NC Chinese Lantern Festival Celebrates Year of the Dog

Post Date:11/28/2017 4:33 PM
  • In the Chinese Zodiac 2018 is the Year of the Dog.

  • Bring 3 cans of dog food and receive $2 off admission price.

  • Tickets for this event only available at the box office.

Cary, NC—Cary’s Booth Amphitheatre is once again hosting the NC Chinese Lantern Festival for a third consecutive year. In the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 will celebrate the Year of the Dog, which symbolizes good fortune. On Tuesday, December 12th, you can support three local rescue groups and bring good fortune to dogs currently awaiting forever homes.  Donate 3 cans of high quality dog food and you’ll receive a discount on one regular admission ticket.

TIME: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Year of the Dog admission:

Adults:  $12 + 3 cans of dog food (Regularly $15)

Children (3 – 17): $8 + 3 cans of dog food (Regularly $10)

Children 2 and under are Free

Year of the Dog Discount Admission is valid in person only at the Booth Amphitheatre Box Office.  This discount is not available on line or over the phone. Cannot be applied to any other discount or promotion.  Limit 1 discount per ticket. Offer not valid on previously purchased tickets. Box Office hours on December 12 are 3 p.m.- 9 p.m.

Participating Shelters will be on site with some lovable dogs that could bring your family good fortune in the New Year!  

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Primary Contacts

Teresa Franzen, Publicist, T. Franzen, Inc., (919) 210-5150
Liz McDonald, General Manager, (919) 462-2024
Lyman Collins, Cultural Arts Manager, (919) 462-3861
Deanna Hawkes, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 462-3908

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