Visit Dominion GardenFest of Lights: Living Color

Nov. 25, 2016 – January 9, 2017  (Closed Dec. 24 & 25)
Nightly 5 – 10 p.m.

 A holiday tradition featuring more than half-a-million twinkling lights, hand-crafted botanical decorations, model trains, holiday dinners, firepit with s’mores and hot chocolate (for purchase); nightly family activities & more. The region’s ultimate holiday extravaganza! 

Tickets rainbow at Dominion GardenFest of Lights. Photo by Rick Stillings
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.), online or by phone at 1-800-594-TIXX.  Please note tickets ordered online & by phone require 24 hours for processing and convenience fees apply.

$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 – 18)

In order to accommodate groups and guests arriving early for GardenFest, we begin charging GardenFest admission at 4 p.m.

Bulk Tickets

25 – 99 tickets         $1 off per adult ticket
100+ tickets              $2 off per adult ticket

  • Adult tickets only (all other tickets are already considered discounted)
  • Not tied to a specific date
  • All tickets do not have to be used at the same time
  • Purchased in one transaction with a single payment; cash or credit card only; no refunds
  • In person or by phone (804) 262-9887 ext. 300 using a credit card starting Nov. 2.

To learn more about pre-registered group visits for 25 or more adults, visit the Dominion GardenFest of Lights event page.

Member Nights (free admission for members): November 28, 29, 30 and January 9, 2017.  Learn more about Garden Membership and member privileges, including special ticket pricing (it may be your best deal).

Join us for GardenFest for Fidos on Thursday, December 1, 2016 and  Thursday, January, 5, 2017.

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2016 Theme: Living Color

Check back soon for more details!

Dominion GardenFest of Lights is sponsored in part by the Richmond Times Dispatch.

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