Garden CLOSED Monday, August 22

The Garden will be closed Monday, Aug. 22 to allow a day of rest for our team. Thank you for understanding as we recognize their hard work creating a safe place of beauty for our community.

M&T Bank Pollinator Power 

This summer, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is putting the spotlight on pollinators! Come and enjoy a season packed with M&T Bank Pollinator Power at the Garden. Experience the wonder of the exhibit Big Bugs, the return of Butterflies LIVE! and discover why nature’s pollinators are so powerful!


David Rogers’ Big Bugs

May 27 – August 28, 2022 

Pollinator Power -- Big Bugs by Dave Rogers.

Butterflies LIVE!

April 16 – October 10, 2022

Girl in Butterflies LIVE! with paper kite butterfly

Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights

Dates for 2022-2023 to be announced. Closed Thanksgiving, Dec. 24 & 25. Open nightly 4 – 10 p.m.; Prepurchased ticket with arrival time required; Ticketed event.

Become a Garden Member to enjoy a special members-only preview weekend November 19-21st and other member benefits like FREE admission on member nights. 

Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights is a holiday tradition featuring lights, decorations, model trains, holiday dinners, hot chocolate (for purchase); & more. The region’s ultimate holiday extravaganza!