Annual 'Garden of Lights' returns to Green Bay Botanical Garden

Annual 'Garden of Lights' returns to Green Bay Botanical Garden
Posted at 1:31 PM, Oct 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-23 14:31:21-04

The Green Bay Botanical Garden will light up again for the holiday season. 

Using thousands of lights, the Garden is transformed into an array of botanically-themed light displays. Visitors are invited to enjoy a winter world complete with an enchanted icicle forest, glistening flowers, and a dazzling 60-foot walk-through caterpillar.

The Garden of Lights begins November 23 and runs through December 23. Tickets are available online and at Green Bay Botanical Garden and select Festival Foods locations including: Green Bay North, East & West, De Pere, Appleton, Darboy, Suamico, Manitowoc, Menasha, Neenah, Oshkosh, Sheboygan and Fond du Lac.

Dates & Times:

5–9 pm nightly

Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays

November 23–December 23

Closed: December 24–25

Additional Dates: Wednesday-Sunday, December 26–30

Last entry at 8:30 pm.

Grounds close at 9 pm.


Family Night: Sunday, November 25

Children 12 and under in the same household receive FREE walking admission with one paid adult. Discount valid with night of ticket purchases at the door only. Wagon rides are an additional $5 per person (child and adult). Cannot be combined with any other offers.


Photos with Santa by Ambrosius Studio

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays before Christmas| 5–9 pm


Letters to Santa with Mrs. Claus & Elves

Sunday, November 25 and every Saturday before Christmas | 5:30–8 pm



Walking Tour

Adults (13 & up): $10

Children (3-12): $5

Children (2 & under): Free


Horse-Drawn Wagon Tour*

Adults (13 & up): $15

Children (3-12): $10

Children (2 & under): Free

*Horse-Drawn Wagon Tour includes .5 mile-Walking Tour (paved paths) before the start of the Horse-drawn Wagon Tour (mulched paths). Be prepared to walk .5 mile in order to reach the start of the Wagon Tour. Transport assistance to the Wagon Tour area is available, please ask at the ticket counter.

Garden Member Pricing Every Sunday and December 26-30

Walking Tour: $3
Horse-Drawn Wagon Tour: $8

(Must show membership card) 


Group Rates

Walking Tour: $8

Horse-Drawn Wagon Tour: $13

(For advanced ticket purchases of 25+)