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Celebrating 10 Years of Magic and Memories

two million

Celebrate the season with nearly

dazzling lights, fun new experiences 

and traditional favorites!

Enjoy s’mores, festive drinks, and great photo opportunities that
will delight all ages!

5–10 p.m. (last entry at 8:45 p.m.) through December 10

4:30–10:30 p.m. (last entry at 9 p.m.) December 11–January 7

Closed: December 24 and 25 (Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)

November 19–January 7

Garden Member Ticket Pricing

Merry & Bright
Bargain Nights 

Member Adult $15

Member Child $8

Sunday–Thursday | Nov 20–Dec 15

Ages 3–12 | Ages 2 and under are FREE

Member

Admission

Member Adult $17

Member Child $8

Family

Nights 

Member Adult $15

Member Child $3

Wednesdays | Nov 23–Dec 14

Ages 3–12 | Ages 2 and under are FREE

Festival Member FREE

Ages 3–12 | Ages 2 and under are FREE

Festival Member FREE

Festival Member FREE

General Public Ticket Pricing

Merry & Bright
Bargain Nights 

Adult $20

Child $10

Sunday–Thursday | Nov 20–Dec 15

Ages 3–12 | Ages 2 and under are FREE

Public

Admission

Adult $22

Child $10

Family

Nights 

Adult $20

Child $3

Wednesdays | Nov 23–Dec 14

Ages 3–12 | Ages 2 and under are FREE

Ages 3–12 | Ages 2 and under are FREE

Meet Santa Claus

November 21–22, 28–29
December 5–6, 12–13
5–9 p.m.


Inflatable snowglobe, fun holiday frames, and other Christmas-card worthy photo spots are located around the Garden.

Holiday Photo Ops

Don't miss family nights! 

Wednesdays November 23–December 14

$3 admission for children aged 3–12 | Only on Family Nights

3

$

Child Tickets

Family Nights

Festive Food & Drink

Warm up with delicious bites and spirited drinks available throughout Garden Glow.

Sassafras
5–8 p.m. on all Garden Glow evenings

Café Flora Wine Bar
Fridays and Sundays through December 10
Nightly December 16–January 7

Blizzard Bar
Open all Garden Glow evenings

Dine at Glow

Add a delicious meal to your Garden Glow experience in our beautiful new Sassafras restaurant. Each package includes choice of entreé and one fountain drink. Seating is first come, first serve; no reservations. Glow ticket purchase required. 


$16 adults
$10 children (ages 3–12)

Private Fire Pits

Reserve a fire pit to enjoy during your visit. Reservation includes one-hour rental (6–7 p.m.) and private access to a fire pit area for up to 25 visitors. Must be reserved 72 hours in advance of your visit. Glow ticket purchase required. 



$250
Limited Availability

Enhance Your Experience

Add even more cheer to your holiday celebration with these unique add-on options. 

Explore Garden Glow

Plan your visit and discover other holiday activities at the Garden in our digital guide.

Accessibility

Accessible parking is available on both lots at the Garden's main entrance as well as the Garden's overflow lots one block west of the Garden at the intersection of Shaw and Vandeventer Blvds.

Manual wheelchairs, motorized scooters, and strollers are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Jack C. Taylor Visitor Center. 
Wheelchair rental is free. 


Motorized scooter rental is $30. Visitors must be age 18 or older and possess a valid driver's license to rent motorized scooters. Motorized scooter rentals may be limited to a specific window of time to allow for recharging between uses.

Strollers are also available to rent for a $3 fee.


Inclement Weather

In the event of inclement weather, Garden Glow will proceed unless conditions become severe or prohibit our equipment from operating properly. If Garden Glow is cancelled, those with tickets for that evening are encouraged to return on another Garden Glow evening this season (no ticket exchange is required). 


No Outside Food or Beverages

Refillable water bottles are welcome at the Garden, but outside food and beverages are prohibited. Concessions are available throughout Garden Glow.

No Pets
No pets allowed, please. Service animals are welcome at the Missouri Botanical Garden.


Parking

There is no charge for parking at the Missouri Botanical Garden. In the event that the parking lot is full, visitors should use the free overflow lots at the corner of Shaw Boulevard and South Vandeventer Avenue.


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Please respect our neighbors and refrain from parking on residential streets and private lots/driveways. Vehicles parked on private lots are subject to towing at the vehicle owners' expense. 


Sensory Warning

Garden Glow features animated, flashing lights that may affect those who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy or other photosensitivity. Garden Glow also features wood-burning fire pits that may impact visitors with sensitive wood allergies. 


Ticket Exchange Policy

We are happy to exchange any unused tickets up until January 7th, 2023. You are able to exchange your tickets once free of charge. There is a $10 fee per order for each additional exchange afterward.

Visitor Information

Lelia J. and David N. Farr

Signature Location Sponsors

Special Venue Sponsors

Caleres

Elizabeth Green

Kathy and David Hollo

Additional Sponsorship By

Clayton Financial Group

Ameren

SmithAmundsen

JiaMin and Michael Dierberg

Boeing

Commerce Bank

Graybar

Guarantee Electric

Williams Patent Crusher & Pulverizer Co., Inc. 

Protiviti

The Missouri Botanical Garden is easily accessible throughout the metro area and conveniently located near Highway 44. 

Location and Parking

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Address

There is no charge for parking at the Missouri Botanical Garden. In the event that the parking lot is full, visitors should use the free overflow lots at the corner of Shaw Boulevard and South Vandeventer Avenue.

View map


Please respect our neighbors and refrain from parking on residential streets and private lots/driveways. Parking on private lots is subject to towing at the vehicle owners' expense. 

Parking