Gather the family and come celebrate the season at McKee Botanical Garden with a rare opportunity to enjoy the Garden illuminated at night during Holidays at McKee. McKee’s majestic palms and pathways will once again be adorned with thousands of colorful lights, whimsical lanterns and holiday décor on display throughout the Garden. In addition, the forecast is calling for scattered flurries.
The annual tradition of Holidays at McKee features the music of a 1924 Wurlitzer vintage band organ, an ever-expanding model train display, Department 56 holiday village display and photo opportunity with Jolly Old Saint Nick and Mrs. Claus. A wide variety of holiday gifts will be available in McKee’s Garden Gift & Book Shop and the Garden Café will offer a special holiday menu of festive treats. A schedule of special entertainment during Holidays at McKee will feature the Imagine School Tangerine Music Group on December 21, McKee Melody Makers on December 22, and April French of Lady Sings the Blues Band on December 23.
Special Members Only Night – Thursday, December 20 from 6-8 pm
Open to the public – Friday, December 21-Sunday, December 23 6 – 8 pm
General admission rates apply: $12 Adults, $11 Seniors, and $8 Children ages 3-12. McKee members and children under 3 free.
The Garden will close at its regularly scheduled time of 5 pm and will reopen at 6 pm for the evening events. Separate admission is required. Advance tickets are available at the Garden Gift Shop during regular business hours.