Looking for something fun to do this holiday season? Well, look no further, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is gearing up for its eighth annual seasonal celebration, Gardens Aglow.

This one of a kind event is perfect for you to bring your family and friends to this Thanksgiving and Christmas season. Trust me, this is something that you will want to bring your camera for because you will take some amazing photos and make many memories.

Gardens Aglow is located in Boothbay, at Maine Coastal Botanical Gardens, and according to their Facebook page, will finally be returning to their roots for this experience.

The pandemic did not get rid of this amazing event, however, it did change the experience. Due to the pandemic, this walk through event became a drive-thru one. However, that is finally about to change.

This year, you will finally get to walk through this amazing event while you see more than 750,000 LED lights that take over 14 acres of the gardens.

Event Dates: 

Gardens Aglow will start on November 19th and go through December 31st. It is important to note that it will only be open on Thursday-Sunday.

Ticket Price Breakdown: 

Adults: $18, Seniors (65+): $16, Children (3-17): $10, Family (2 adult/2 children): $45, Child under 3: free

Member price for an adult is $14 and $8 for a child.

Things to Know: 

  • All tickets need to be purchased in advance
  • Arrival times are at 4:00 pm, 5:30 pm, 6:30 pm, and 7:30 pm
  • The event will be closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day
  • Parking is limited

You can learn more information and purchase tickets here.

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