November 25 – January 2, 2018
Art, History, and Horticulture Holiday Exhibits

Brookgreen Gardens’ two indoor holiday exhibits are included in garden admission.

Nights of a Thousand Candles
November 30, December 1-2; December 7-9; December 14-17, 2017

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. More information and Buy Tickets!

Please note: the gardens are only open from 3 - 10 p.m. and the zoo is closed during this event. Photographers may use monopods. Tripods are not allowed.

Your purchases make a difference. You make a difference. All of your purchases 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 go online or call (888) 718-4253 to order your tickets. All guests must have a ticket to attend the festival. Group reservations for 15 or more call (843) 235-6021.


New Year's Eve
December 31

Begin your New Year's Eve celebration at Brookgreen when the sculpture garden will open from 6 - 9 p.m. with thousands of hand-lit candles, holiday lights, and music. Space is limited for this special evening in the gardens and advanced tickets are required. Tickets are $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Light refreshments will be available for purchase. Sponsored in part by