Brookgreen Gardens announced that tickets are on sale for the annual holiday light display, Nights of a Thousand Candles. Held on select nights between November 26th, 2021 and January 2nd, 2022, the event features millions of twinkling lights draped among the stunning landscapes and large sculptures, a tree lighting ceremony each evening at 6:45 pm, live music, festive libations, and much more to celebrate the holiday season.
“Each year, Nights of a Thousand Candles rings in the joy of the holiday season as visitors stand in awe of the illuminated botanical garden,” said Page Kiniry, President and CEO of Brookgreen Gardens. “The event has become the perfect holiday tradition where visitors stroll along lighted paths enjoying a warm cup of cider, savoring the sounds of holiday music, and celebrating the season with family and friends.”
For an intimate, exclusive first look at this event, visitors can attend The Nights of a Thousand Candles Preview Benefit on November 20th, 2021, from 6 pm to 8 pm. By purchasing a ticket to this preview event, visitors enable Brookgreen to grow its educational initiatives and encourage lifelong learning. Each ticket is $125 and includes beverages and heavy hors d’oeuvres. To purchase tickets, click here.
During the regular schedule, the Old Kitchen in the sculpture garden will serve small bites, soup, and beverages. The Brookgreen beverage station will provide beer, wine, and homemade hot cocoa.
Each evening, guests can enjoy the “Lighting of the Trees” at 6:45 pm at the Leonard Pavilion. Live music will be performed nightly by various bands and artists throughout the event series. To view the full entertainment schedule, click here.
To purchase tickets to Nights of a Thousand Candles, click here. Tickets must be purchased in advance, and space is limited. Available for pre-purchase this year is a $10 Sparkle and Fun package add-on. It includes a glass of sparkling wine or cider and a holographic glass to take home.
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