Garden Lights, Holiday Nights at Atlanta Botanical Garden

‘Tis the Season! The 11th annual Garden Lights, Holiday Nights returns to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens with a holiday tradition that is perfect for faithful friends, a date night, or a night out with the whole family!

Event Details
November 13th, 2021 – January 15th, 2022
5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Atlanta Botanical Gardens
1345 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309

Now with new safety protocols and spectacular lighted sculptures, Atlanta’s favorite holiday tradition is back! Experience crowd favorites and some new surprises in store – including the new colorful Glowing Grove along the Flower Walk, oversized flowers leading to Ice Goddess, and lighted sculptures from the 2021 Summer Exhibition, SUPERnatural: Glass Art by Jason Gamrath.

The Atlanta Botanical Garden will be shimmering and sparkling with every color of the rainbow, giving the Garden’s 30 acres a spectacular light show with over 1 million energy-efficient lights! Cozy up with a warm beverage while taking in the holiday glow glittering throughout the gardens – and be sure to commemorate the occasion with a stop at the Garden Gift Shop!

Tour favorites such as Skylights Lounge in the Skyline Garden, the Ice Goddess, Tunnel of Light, Orchestral Orbs on the Great Lawn, Radiant Rainforest, Model Trains, and more!


Come for the show and stay for dinner! With timed reservations, Longleaf Restaurant will be open during Garden Lights, Holiday Nights. Enjoy table service and premier views of the the Atlanta skyline as you dine! Other food options include: 

  • Quick Café
    Order soup, sandwiches and more from the counter in the back of the restaurant.
  • Snack Bar
    Grab a snack, warm drinks and beer/wine from the stand near the Kiss Me Arch.
  • S’mores Station
    Get a kit and cook your own holiday delights on fire pits on the Twinkling Terrace.

Health & Safety 

Out of safety and caution, timed tickets will be sold at reduced capacity. Masks will be required indoors for all visitors over 2 with social distancing protocols in place. 

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