Let's Spread The Joy This Winter!

We're keeping things blooming Arboretum this winter--in lights! Join us as we light up the gardens. 

Dress for the Minnesota weather and stroll through your favorite displays from the past and some new ones that will soon become your favorites.

Be sure to mark your calendar now to ring in the new year with us! 

Join us for Winter in Bloom starting Thursday, November 19, 2020!

Experience the magic of Winter in Bloom at the Arb. Enjoy botanical-themed light displays bringing our gardens alive. 

Thursday, November 19 - Sunday, January 3
Each Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. (plus special week night theme nights)

What’s New This Year:

  • Stroll through our new 3D Apple Walk in honor of the 100th anniversary of the introduction of the Minnehaha apple.  
  • Experience a tent of lights in our perennial gardens.
  • Epic Lights™ digital display at its new location in the Wilson Rose Garden.
  • An ice luminary walk featuring artist Jennifer Hedberg.

Special Theme Nights:

  • Winter In Bloom: Light up the Night Opening Celebration: Thursday, November 19 
  • Family night: every Tuesday
  • Membership nights: every Wednesday
  • Photography nights: Thursday, December 3 and 10
  • Date night (adults only): Thursday, December 17
  • New Year’s Eve family party: December 31

Please dress for the weather; this is an outdoor walking event.

Holiday Lights