Text and photos by Jonah Holland, Public Relations & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Have you ever been issued a “save the date” card without an actual date? Seems silly I suppose, but with our new Cherry Tree Walk blooming for the first time this year, we are gearing up for a very exciting spring. Trouble […]
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by Jonah Holland, PR & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden We got a bit of snow last night, considerably more than is in this photo. Visitor Service staffer Laura Flournoy took this image just before the Garden closed, about 4:30 p.m. Six to 8 inches later, with temperatures around 20 degrees, and with the Garden and […]
by Jonah Holland, Public Relations & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Congratulations to Toni Page who is our Grand Prize #GardenFest Instagram contest winner with this photo of her daughter Noelle enjoying Dominion GardenFest of Lights. We were thrilled with the participation in this year’s Instagram contest! We had over 1,600 entries, nearly 900 more than last year. […]
Happy Holidays to you and your family from the staff of Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. A Night at Lewis Ginter from Tijo Media on Vimeo.
We just had to share this Todd Feldman photo of a perfectly reflected CWD Kids Tree House during Dominion GardenFest of Lights. It’s like a fairy tale come true! Please visit us on Dec. 26th. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and GardenFest of Lights is closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, December 24-25, 2014.
by Jonah Holland, PR & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Today is the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year, a time of reflection and celebration for many. With the shortest day also comes the longest night. And in darkness many celebrate the light, be it the sun, candles, or half a million twinkling lights. […]
The Conservatory Tree in the North Wing is one of our most elaborate holiday trees ever at Dominion GardenFest of Lights. This year, in an effort to commemorate the Garden’s 30th Anniversary and reflect on our rich history the Conservatory Tree is filled with symbolic ornaments and icons that take visitors on a tour through the […]
by Jonah Holland, PR & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Have you entered our #GardenFest Instagram contest? Just visit Dominion GardenFest of Lights and share with us your favorite photos on Instagram — tagging them with the #GardenFest hashtag! We’ll choose a winner based on creativity, fun and photographic composition. You could win a prize package […]
by Jonah Holland, PR & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden Each year we have a new theme to Dominion GardenFest of Lights, and each year, old favorites (like the peacock) return. One of the most commonly asked questions we get at the front desk this time of year is “Where’s the peacock?” One family I […]
by Jonah Holland, PR & Marketing Coordinator, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden