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Winter Solstice Celebration & Tree Lighting

Sunday, December 7, 1 to 5pm

Get into the holiday spirit with an afternoon of family fun, including a winter Garden tour, botanical crafts (additional fee), live musical performances and Tree Lighting Ceremony.

PLUS all, day, this one day only, take $5 off your purchase of $25 or more at the QBG Store!

Event Schedule:

  • 1 to 5pm: Refreshments and treats for purchase
  • 12:30 to 4:30pm: Appearances by Santa -- bring your camera!
  • 1 to 2pm: Tour the Garden in Winter
  • 2 to 4pm: Botanical craft activities (additional fee; while supplies last)
  • 3 to 3:45pm and 4:15 to 5pm: Concert by the Rough Dozen acappella group performing seasonal songs
  • 4:45 to 5pm: Tree lighting ceremony and sing-along

Parking Garden open (fees apply).

Garden admission is free November 1–March 31.




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