Dominion GardenFest of Lights ‘Living Color’ at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Enter this Giveaway!

Dominion GardenFest of Lights is holiday tradition featuring more than half-a-million twinkling lights, hand-crafted botanical decorations, model trains, firepit with s’mores and hot chocolate (for purchase); nightly family activities & more.   Dominion GardenFest of Lights  is Nov. 25, 2016 – January 9, 2017 (Closed Dec. 24 & 25) Nightly, 5 – 10 p.m.

This year’s GardenFest theme explores color: how the world’s kaleidoscope of colors speaks to us, impacts nature and influences culture. Enjoy a phenomenal light show, fascinating exhibits and fun-tastic events, all in Living Color!

See colorful translucent butterflies in flight, stained glass-inspired illuminations, sparkling white light transformed into a brilliant rainbow, floating flowers opening and reaching toward “sunlight,” fields of brightly colored blooms waving in the moonlight, illuminated spheres dancing in the sky and more! Explore Living Color and experience a light-filled adventure glowing with the vibrant hues of our world.


A “rain or shine” event; only closed for extreme weather. Tickets are not date specific and may be purchased at the Garden (9 a.m. – 10 p.m.) or you may purchase tickets online.  Please note tickets ordered online have a convenience fee.
$13 adults
$11 seniors (age 55+)
$8 children (ages 3 – 12)
Free for children under age 3
$7: Garden members
$5: Child on Garden Membership (ages 3 – 17)

Click here for tips on visiting for GardenFest.  And here for specific tips for visiting with kids.

Enter to Win Tickets Here!

Enter to win a family 4-pack of tickets to GardenFest of Lights on the evening of your choice.   Entries must be received by Noon on December 8th.  Tickets will be held at Will Call.