WATCH: WATCH: The festival of lighting and flood lights is being held at the New Orleans Aquarium and will be on display through September.
Read MoreHere are some of the highlights of the event:The festival of Light will feature some of Louisiana’s best-known lights and more than 30 new light shows to celebrate the Louisiana sunflower, the world’s most prolific ornamental plant.
Louisiana is celebrating its second year of the festival and has become known for its outdoor light shows that draw thousands of visitors.
Lights from across Louisiana will be displayed during the event and some of those shows will be streamed live on the Aquarium’s website.
The event is free to attend, and festival goers will also have the opportunity to see some of their favorite Louisiana sunflowers at a special location.
The Aquarium has been a favorite destination for New Orleans residents since its opening in 2012.
The city is known for it’s outdoor lighting and for having some of its most stunning sunflower plants.