Walk through a cathedral of lights at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden

Lightscape will make its debut at the botanic garden this holiday season.


Immerse yourself in a world of lights at the Botanic Garden.

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Get ready for an immersive holiday experience at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden from Friday, Nov. 18 to Sunday, Jan. 8. Lightscape will illuminate the garden with a 1.2-mile-long path featuring millions of lights, artistic installations, and singing trees.

Magical installations

The after-dark spectacular celebrates the beauty of nature during winter with family-friendly exhibits on an enchanting trail. Guests will find 10 larger-than-life installations including:

  • Bluebonnets: An illuminated field with 2,000 bluebonnets inspired by the state flower.
  • Winter Cathedral: The 18-ft tall tunnel features tens of thousands of LED light globes.
  • Singing Tree: An illuminated tree comes to life with the sound of music.
  • Lilies: Watch as 12 floating lilies reflect off the surface of the pond as they dance.

Lightscape pro tips

  • The average tour time from start to finish is 1.5 hours — entry times are available every 15 minutes between 5:45-9 p.m.
  • Treat stations are scattered throughout the trail with hot chocolate, toasted marshmallows, and seasonal drinks.
  • Tickets start at $18 for children and $28 for adults.
  • VIP tickets grant “anytime arrival” access and a VIP parking spot.
  • Fort Worth Botanic Garden Members will receive $5 off each ticket.

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