You may have seen the Garden in bloom in summer, but have you seen it glow in the winter? Explore the Garden under the dazzling array of more than 308,000 lights! Shop the Holiday Garden Gift Store and warm your hands alongside crackling fire barrels while live choirs fill the air with holiday music. Visit Santa and view the Holiday Express train display.
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Glowing nightly Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28 - January 5, 2014
- Presented by Mountain West Bank
Winter Garden aGlow will be closed to the public December 3-4, 2013 for private events. TIMES
Open nightly from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Gates do not open until 6 p.m. - Last admissions at 8:45 p.m.
Garden closes promptly at 9:30 p.m.
Open rain, shine or snow.
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for any updates.
We will be open on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day.
ADMISSION & TICKETS
Non-member Adult -
Member Adult -
Youth 5-12 -
Child 4 and younger -
Military Discount -
$1 Off admission price (with valid ID)
Carload Monday’s -
$20 (Max 6 persons)
Don't live in Boise?
General admission Adult and Youth tickets are available at all eight Treasure Valley Mountain West Bank locations including Meridian, Eagle and Nampa. Member tickets are only available from Garden ticket outlets on site or online.
Purchasing Tickets In Advance
Purchase tickets online or by calling or visiting the Garden office. Garden Box Office Hours: Monday-Friday from 9-4 p.m. Winter Garden aGlow tickets purchased online are date specific. If you wish to purchase Winter Garden aGlow tickets available for any night, please contact the Garden at 343-8649.
Carload Monday tickets are not available for advanced ticket sales and must be purchased at the ticket kiosk the night of.
Click here to purchase tickets online.
After reaching the Winter Garden aGlow online ticket purchasing page, choose your date. Members must sign in or log in to receive the member rate. The discount will show up at checkout. Call the Garden at 343-8649 if you have trouble purchasing. E-tickets will be delivered in a separate e-mail. All tickets must be printed prior to the event and brought to the Garden gate for entry.
Tickets may also be purchased at the gate each night of the event.Parking and Pets
Parking is free and available both inside and outside the Garden gates. Please follow the instructions of the parking staff for the closest available location.
Pets are not allowed on Garden grounds unless they are certified service animals.Holiday Garden Gift Store
Find unique gifts for everyone on your list at the Gift Store found in the Garden Cottage. Open nightly, the Gift Store shelves are bursting with ornaments, Holiday Specs for a special way to view the lights, locally-made treasures, fabulous garden gloves, Hori Hori knives, garden tools and art and so much more!Give the Gift of Membership for the Holidays
For the person on your list who has everything, give the gift of the Garden! Click here to learn more about Garden Gift Membership
Visit Santa Underneath the Lights
Santa and Prancer will be at the Garden Friday - Sunday in December starting December 6.
December 6-8, 13-15 and 20-22.
Visits are free with Winter Garden aGlow admission.
Families may take their own photograph or purchase professional photos on a disc.
A disc of professional family photos taken throughout the Garden will be available for purchase Friday-Mondays throughout the season.
Holiday Express Model Train Display
Sponsored by Meuleman Mollerup LLC, this authentic model G-scale replicas of steam and diesel engines run nightly Thanksgiving through December. Special thank you to the Southern Idaho Garden Railway Society
for their time and beautiful train display found in the English Garden!Holiday Music
Local choir lift their voices in song and fill the Garden with music on select nights.12/6 - Kiwanis Boy's Choir12/7 - Girl Scout Troup 468&658 & Capital City Sound12/8 - Common Ground Community Choir & Cloverdale Church of God12/9 - Meridian High School Choir12/10 - Les Bois Jr. High School Choir12/11 - Encore Theater Carolers & Boise State's Vox Angelis12/13 - Skyview High School Choir12/14 - North Jr. High and Borah High School choirs12/15 - Girl Scout Unit #5212/20 - The Minstrels12/21 - Girl Scout Unit #52
Hot mini-donuts with dipping sauce and hot beverages include coffee, mocha and chia tea will be available for purchase Friday-Mondays throughout the season. Kettle corn will be available for purchase nightly.
Concessions for purchase can be found on the Plaza at the entrance to the English Garden and the path to the Holiday Express Train.
Complimentary hot cocoa, cider and cookies will be available in the Folly on the Plaza.
Learn how you can become a member to receive the Winter Garden aGlow member admission rate and more!