Moonlight Forest Lantern Art Festival. The Chinese-influenced (from the Sichuan province, to be exact), mile-long installation features a cornucopia of lantern art based on the themes of nature, children's garden and Chinese culture. And it wouldn't be a festival without the requisite food and drink offerings, including the Triple Threat Truck, Son of a Bun and several other food trucks. If a particular evening is sold out, fear not; use ride-sharing to get to the Arboretum, show your receipt and you'll be able to buy up to four tickets.
Halloween may be the time of the year for jack-o'-lanterns and other creepy glow-in-the-dark art, but it's a decidedly less macabre and lighter affair at the