To the delight of garden-goers throughout the St. Louis Area, the Missouri Botanical Gardens is once again hosting the annual Garden Glow for the holiday season. Prepare yourself for mesmerizing displays of lights and color exhibited throughout the Botanical Gardens, along with fun experiences like s’mores, festive drinks, and great photo opportunities.
Starting on Saturday, November 17 and running until Tuesday, January 1, the Garden Glow is a wonderful outing for visitors of all ages. This event is closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (December 24 and 25). There is a members-only preview night on Friday, November 16 for those who have an active membership to the Missouri Botanical Gardens. The the hours for each night of the event are 5pm to 10pm, with the last entry being allowed in at 9pm.
For non-members, regular admission is $18 for adults and $10 for children ages 2-12. On Merry & Bright Bargain Nights, non-member admission is $16 for adults and $10 for children. On four select Family Nights, non-member admission is $16 for adults and $3 for children. For members, regular admission is $14 for adults and $6 for children ages 2-12. On Merry & Bright Bargain Nights, member admission is $12 for adults and $6 for children. On the four Family Nights, member admission is $12 for adults and $3 for children. Check out the calendar on the official website for dates of each type of admission: http://glow.missouribotanicalgarden.org
To add to the excitement, your admission to the Garden Glow now includes admission to the Gardenland Express Holiday Flower and Train show. This exhibition is a lovely expanse of wintry foliage like poinsettias and various evergreen trees planted around model train towns.
Tickets are sold with specific entry times to manage crowds, and times are going fast! Head over to the official website to get your tickets: http://glow.missouribotanicalgarden.org