Holiday Wonders at the Garden

  • Nov 25 - Dec 23, 2022
  • Memphis Botanic Garden

    750 Cherry Road
    Memphis, Tennessee 38117
Ticket Price $10.00-$14.00 Buy Tickets

Holiday Wonders at the Garden

November 25-27, December 1-4, and December 8-23

5-8:30 pm (last entry 7:30 pm)


Select the date and entry time you'd prefer. Entry times will sell out. Once inside the Garden, you can stay until closing.


Holiday Wonders at the Garden Information:

This seasonal light exhibition caters to families, couples, and groups for an unforgettable outdoor holiday experience in 2022 with new features, old favorites, brighter lights, & an updated layout! With themed evenings, a central location, free parking, timed entry, and outdoor fun, there is something for everyone! This season offers approximately eight acres of lights & cheer, which is a larger footprint than ever before and features the larger-than-life Alice’s Adventures at the Garden sculptures aglow in the Garden.  


The 23-night run includes everyone’s favorite nights, including the dog-friendly Paw-liday Wonders evenings and Santa Sundays with the big guy himself, plus more special nights than ever before have been added:


Opening Night with Santa - November 25: Kick off your holiday season at the opening night of Holiday Wonders at the Garden! Santa will be offering season's greetings from his sleigh in Northern Lights.


Winter Wonderland - November 26, December 14, & 21: Wear your wonderland best, meet live characters from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, and take home a special Alice-themed souvenir.  


Santa Sundays - November 27, December 4, 11, & 18: Santa will be offering season's greetings from his sleigh in Northern Lights, an area with a magical glow and festive cheer. Stop by and make sure you're on the nice list!


Paw-liday Wonders - December 1, 8, 15, & 22: May your holidays be furry and bright! Explore Holiday Wonders at the Garden with your pups during our special Paw-liday Wonders nights every Thursday.


Mistletoe Monday - Adults Only - 21+ - December 12: Enjoy all the wonder and merriment of this magical season with your special someone! You can learn about mistletoe, sip specialty cocktails, and more during this special adults-only evening. 21+ only.


Snow Queens - December 13 & 20: Wear your best tiara or crown and come twirl under the Magic Snowfall while meeting Elsa and Anna!


Ugly Sweater Night - December 16: December 16 is National Ugly Sweater Day! Wear your ugliest holiday sweater for this fun Friday night.


Jingle Jammies - December 19: Join us in your best jammies for a fun and festive evening among the lights. Plus Flower Tots: Storytime at the Garden is returning for an extra special holiday storytime for Jingle Jammies at 6 and 7 pm.


Advance tickets are $10 for MBG Members (limit 6 per membership), $12 for Non-Members, and $14 for all same-day tickets. Children under two are free.  


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Event subject to change.  


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Date & Time

Nov 25 - Dec 23, 2022

Venue Details

Memphis Botanic Garden

750 Cherry Road
Memphis, Tennessee 38117 Memphis Botanic Garden
Memphis Botanic Garden

The Memphis Botanic Garden is a not-for-profit 501(c) (3) organization dedicated to being an exemplary center for horticulture and environmental enrichment. Serving over 40,000 school-aged children annually, and hosting over 225,000 visitors each year, Memphis Botanic Garden strives to enhance lives by connecting people with nature, increasing awareness and appreciation of our environment. Our 96-acre property includes 30 specialty gardens and a Level 4 Arboretum, which provide the ability to interact with various families of plants, flowers, and trees.


The Garden offers year-round programming and events for children, families, adults, art lovers, food lovers, music lovers, gardeners, and more! Beyond our annual happenings, we have a diverse offering of adult workshops and classes, youth classes and activities, art exhibits, horticultural features and events, and outdoor fun for all. Click here to explore upcoming events at the Garden.

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