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Holiday Lights in the Garden

December 3, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - December 23, 2021 @ 9:00 pm

Happy Holidays from us to you! Come celebrate the holidays here at the Garden with festive lights throughout the Garden. The whole garden will be lit with lights and transformed into a Winter wonderland. Santa Claus, sโ€™mores, entertainment, and more will be offered through the holiday season here at the Garden. Mark your calendar for the most wonderful time of the year! All displays are outdoors with safety measures in place. Safety measures are also in place for Santa’s interaction with our guests.

Santa and the Grinch will be in attendance every night of Holiday Lights!

Due to limited tickets, timed entries, and a NO-REFUND policy, please plan carefully and pay close attention when purchasing tickets. Tickets are subject to availability and at this time, walk-up tickets are not available.

Select Nights for Holiday Lights in the Garden:
December 3 – 5, 10 – 12, & 17 – 23 from 5:30 pm – 9 pm.

Purchase your tickets here!

*Cape Fear Botanical Garden and Cool Spring Downtown District invite you to hop aboard the ๐˜พ๐™–๐™ฃ ๐˜ฟ๐™ค ๐˜พ๐™ค๐™ก๐™™๐™ฌ๐™š๐™ก๐™ก ๐˜ฝ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™ ๐™š๐™ง ๐™๐™ง๐™ค๐™ก๐™ก๐™š๐™ฎ to #HolidayLightsintheGarden on Friday, December 17 & Saturday, December 18. ๐Ÿš‚ Park in one of the many downtown parking decks (subject to parking fees) then catch the trolley at the Cool Spring Downtown District office, ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ ๐‡๐š๐ฒ ๐’๐ญ๐ซ๐ž๐ž๐ญ.

The trolley will operate on 20-minute rotations between the Cool Spring Downtown District office and Cape Fear BotanicalGarden. More information coming your way about purchasing trolley tickets!*

Ticket Prices:
Member Adult: $8.00 + tax
Member Child (ages 2-12): $5.00 + tax
Non-Member Adult: $12.00 + tax
Non-Member Child (ages 2-12): $7.00 + tax
Seniors (65+): $11.00 + tax
Military Adult: $10.00 + tax
Child (2-12): $7.00 + tax
Free for ALL children under 2.
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor: Cape Fear Valley Health
First Citizens Bank, Holt Oil C-Stores, and Charles Broadwell.
For sponsorship inquiries contact Meghan Woolbright at or 910.486.0221 ext 45.


December 3, 2021 @ 5:30 pm
December 23, 2021 @ 9:00 pm
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