Garden Lights,
Holiday Nights

Thank you, Atlanta, for the the biggest and brightest Garden Light's season yet! Join us again Nov. 14, 2020 - January 16, 2021 for the 10th anniversary of Atlanta's favorite holiday tradition.

Atlanta's
#1 Holiday Event

Readers of the AJC have again voted Garden Lights, Holiday Nights Atlanta’s Best Holiday Event for the third year. Better Homes & Gardens agrees!

About the Exhibition

Garden Lights, Holiday Nights returns in 2020 with new features and crowd favorites – including several larger-than-life plant giants from Alice’s Wonderland Reimagined awash in holiday glow, and all-new music and motion for Nature’s Wonders, the world’s largest curtain of synchronized light and sound. The exhibition runs nightly through Jan. 9, including Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s.

Members Save!

In addition to unlimited complimentary daytime admission and other valuable perks throughout the year, Garden members enjoy $5 off each ticket for nearly every ticket type during Garden Lights, Holiday Nights.

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Best Night Ever:
Family Outing

Don't miss these must-see showstoppers during your experience with the kids.

Best Night Ever:
Family Outing

See lighted plant sculptures from Alice's Wonderland Reimagined.

Best Night Ever:
Family Outing

All aboard! Beloved Holiday Model Trains chug around Alston Overlook.

Best Night Ever:
Family Outing

Pose for a family photo by the Orchid Center’s Poinsettia Tree.

Best Night Ever:
Date Night

Nighttime is the right time for romance under the lights in the Garden.

Best Night Ever:
Date Night

Toast the occasion by the Skylights Lounge fireplace while a DJ plays favorites nearby.

Best Night Ever:
Date Night

Share a smooch under the mistletoe dangling from the Kiss Me Arch.

Best Night Ever:
Date Night

Immerse yourselves in the surreal experience of “Nature’s Wonders” above the Canopy Walk.

Best Night Ever:
Date Night

Round out the evening with a reservations at Longleaf restaurant.

Best Night Ever:
Faithful Friends

You've made Garden Lights, Holiday Nights a family tradition. Come see what's new.

Best Night Ever:
Faithful Friends

“Nature’s Wonders” shines with stunning new music and motion.

Best Night Ever:
Faithful Friends

Ice Goddess's iconic trusses will be awash in new colors.

Best Night Ever:
Faithful Friends

Come early or stay late to recreate your fave pics from social. #atlantabg

Dining at Longleaf

Come for the show and stay for dinner. Reservations are highly recommended. Garden Admission is required for dining at Longleaf, the Quick Café or the Snack Bar. Please note: the Garden is card-only at this time. Cash is not accepted. See daytime hours.

Masks are required in all the Garden’s indoor spaces, including Longleaf and the Quick Café.

Longleaf Restaurant
Enjoy table service in the dining room each night, 5 – 10 p.m. Last seating at 9:30 p.m.

Quick Café
Order soup, sandwiches and more from the counter in the back of the restaurant.
Sunday – Thursday: 5 – 8 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 5 – 9 p.m.

Snack Bar
Nightly, 5 – 10:30 p.m. 

Make Reservations

*Parties of 7 or more must make reservations by phone: 404-585-2061.

Private Events & Rentals

Holiday office parties and special events at the Garden are a great way to celebrate the season.

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Private Events & Rentals

Holiday office parties and special events at the Garden are a great way to celebrate the season.

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Private Events & Rentals

Holiday office parties and special events at the Garden are a great way to celebrate the season.

Learn More

Private Events & Rentals

Holiday office parties and special events at the Garden are a great way to celebrate the season.

Learn More