Nights of a Thousand Candles
December 3-5, 10-12, & 17-19, 2015
See Brookgreen Gardens come to life amid the soft glow of more than 5,500 hand-lit candles and countless sparkling lights from 3 - 10 p.m. Walk the paths with a warm cup of cider, hear the sounds of hand bells ringing, carolers singing, and celebrate the season with family and friends.
Nights of a Thousand Candles continues to delight guests with beautiful candle and lighting displays and exceptional entertainment. The 80-foot-tall Holiday Fir tree decorated with 60,000 lights, located in the arboretum, will be lighted at 5:45 p.m. every night in ceremonial fashion.
Your ticket purchases make a difference and help support Brookgreen Gardens, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit whose mission is to display figurative sculpture by American artists and to preserve regional plants, animals, and history. Tickets are non-refundable. Unused tickets will be considered a donation to Brookgreen Gardens.
Members of The Huntington Society, the Chairman’s Council, and the President’s Council, please call 843.235.6016 or go online to receive your tickets. All guests must have a ticket to attend the festival. More information
For group pricing of 15 guests or more, please call (800) 849-1931 or (843) 235-6021.
To download a print version for each weekend you will need Adobe Acrobat. Each weekend's entertainment is listed below.
Catered by Inlet Affairs dinner is available in addition to admission prices.Please note: no alcoholic beverages may be brought into the event and no smoking is preferred.
Mobile App is designed just for "Nights of a Thousand Candles" to display event information very clearly at night and make your experience even more enjoyable!
It includes a Custom Schedule you can filter by day and time and the ability to Bookmark performances to your personal schedule with a single touch. Receive push notifications so you will always have up-to-date news about the event.
Here's a short video of the event.