Friday, December 10 - Sunday, December 26, 2021
5 - 9 p.m. each evening (except December 25)
Join us for one of Northern Colorado's favorite holiday traditions! Stroll through a whimsical, twinkling winter wonderland illuminated by hundreds of thousands of LED lights at the Gardens on Spring Creek!
Garden of Lights features a half-mile loop of perennial flower beds, huge sculptural flowers, grapevines, butterflies, a holiday village, and other favorite garden creatures—all constructed entirely from holiday lights. Additionally, the Color Blossom Show will be returning to the Great Lawn, with 700 lighted blossoms adding vibrant colors and movement to your holiday experience.
Garden of Lights will once again feature timed entry. We encourage you to purchase your tickets early as we expect many time slots to sell out. And remember - Members receive a 20 percent discount! Please note that new memberships or renewals after expiration require 72 hours before benefits can be accessed directly by logging into our system.
The event will feature a full bar with warm, festive beverages. Additionally, The Gardens' new Kaleidoscope Café will be open December 10 - 12 and December 16 - 19.
Santa will be at The Gardens nightly from 5 to 8 p.m. December 10 through December 23 at the Everitt Pavilion.
Additional Entertainment Schedule | 5:30 to 8 p.m. Nightly:
Garden of Lights is an all-weather outdoor event. Please review our Event Refund Policy.
Volunteer for Garden of Lights!
Volunteers are needed to help greet guests, scan tickets, assist Santa, and help attendees find their way around the event. Shifts are available from 4:15 - 6:30 p.m. and 5:45 - 8:30 p.m., and you are more than welcome to sign up for overlapping shifts to stay for the entire evening. Training provided at the start of the shift. You will be outside, dress appropriately to the weather, and wear closed-toed shoes. All outdoor positions will have heaters, access to hand / toe warmers and indoor break locations.
Log in or create an account in our volunteer system, Engage, to get started!