November 29-January 1 - In the Rainey Sculpture Pavilion, "Batteries Not Included: Christmas Trees, Trains, and Toys" exhibit – showcases an extravaganza of finery including period trees, ornaments, and gifts, plus new Star Wars, Dr. Seuss-themed trees, and Lionel, American Flyer, and Bachmann trains, as well as a special outdoor train display. "Signs of the Season in Flora and Fauna" exhibit features natural materials and plants as ‘living art.’ It offers some new and fresh ideas of how to decorate for the holidays. These exhibits are free with garden admission.
Nights of a Thousand Candles
December 5 - 7, 12 - 14, & 19 - 21
This year, due to popular demand we have expanded the event to nine nights.
Please note: the gardens are only open from 3 - 10 p.m. and the zoo is closed during this event.
Purchase Nights of a Thousand Candles tickets early and save on adult admission! Through November 30, discounted adult tickets are $14 and $10 for Individual and Family Members of Brookgreen Gardens.. Tickets are for sale online, at the Admission Plaza, Lowcountry Information Center, and by phone at (843) 235-6016. If you wish to have your tickets mailed to you, we must receive your order by November 30. ($2 processing fee will be charged to mail tickets.) 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.
In December, adult tickets are $16 and children are $8; Individual and Family Members adult tickets are $12 and $6 for children. All children age three and under are free. Tickets are non-refundable, unused tickets are considered a donation to Brookgreen.
Dinner catered by Inlet Affairs is available in addition to the event ticket price.
For group pricing of 15 guests or more, please call (800) 849-1931 or (843) 235-6021.
New Year's Eve 'Garden by Candlelight' Pre-Party
Tuesday, December 31
Begin your New Year's Eve celebration at Brookgreen when the sculpture garden will open from 6 - 9 p.m. with strolling musicians, hand-lit candles, and holiday lights. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for members and space is limited for this special evening in the gardens. Purchase tickets online now or call (843) 235-6016. Sponsored in part by