The Arboretum is open for special lighted nighttime showings in December. A variety of holiday music is provided throughout the garden. Seasonal sweet and savory treats and hot beverages for children and adults are available for purchase.
Special Wednesday Night events include: games in the elves workshop, warm holiday-inspired drinks and desserts (for sale) acompanied by live music and visits with Santa — PLUS the magical exhibit itself, the 12 Days of Christmas at Night:
Celebrate the holidays like never before with this centerpiece exhibit featuring an elaborate collection of 25-foot Victorian style gazebos filled with the charming costumed characters, whimsical animals and music made famous by the beloved Christmas carol. Each gazebo will be encased in glass and extravagantly decorated on all sides to provide a dramatic, three-dimensional experience, and will feature mechanical parts and festive music that will assist in bringing the characters to an even more life-like state.
$20 per person for adults, $12 for member adults
$15 senior adults, $10 per person for member senior adults
$10 per person for children, no matter what status
Holiday at the Arboretum and the 12 Days of Christmas are sponsored by Reliant Energy.