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Nights of a Thousand Candles 2018

When: 
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Friday, December 14, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Friday, December 21, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm

See Brookgreen Gardens come to life amid the soft glow of more than 4,500 hand-lit candles and countless sparkling lights.  From 3 - 10 pm walk the paths with a warm cup of cider, hear the sounds of holiday music, carolers singing, and celebrate the season with family and friends!

Named "Best Christmas Lights in South Carolina" by Travel+Leisure Magazine

Winner of the Charles A. Bundy award for excellence in tourism from South Carolina Parks Recreation and Tourism


Purchase Tickets Here

Tickets must be purchased BEFORE your arrival! Space is limited. Tickets are non-refundable. Tickets may be exchanged for another night based on availability by calling 1-(888) 718-4253. The deadline to request an exchange is 3 p.m. on the day before the date of your ticket.

Members 
Adult $20.00; Child $12.00

Non-members
Adult $25.00; Child $15.00

For individual tickets, please call 888-718-4253 or purchase here

Special Rates are available for groups of 15 or more arriving together.
For more information, use our contact form and choose the category Group Sales. 

 


Dining

Menu prices are subject to change due to market changes

Menu prices are subject to change due to market changes


Entertainment Schedule

Brookgreen Tree Lighting each evening at 6:15 p.m.

 

Hammock Shops Village Entertainment Tent
Located near Pegasus
Tidelands Health Entertainment Tent      
Located in the Arboretum
December 6 - 9 December 6 - 9
Raglan Road
4:30, 6:30, 8:30 pm
Carolina Celtic Christmas
Paul Grimshaw Band
3:30, 5:30, 7:30 pm
Pop, Rock, and Variety
Bill Oberst, Jr.
5:30, 7:30 pm
A Christmas Carol
Vocal Edition
4:30, 6:30, 8:30 pm
Choral Holiday Favorites
December 13 - 16 December 13 - 16
Rocky Fretz
3:30, 5:30, 7:30 pm
Concert Pianist
Tru Soul
4:30, 6:30, 8:30 pm
R&B, Soul, and Dance
Ross Holmes Band
4:30, 6:30, 8:30 pm
Holiday Standards
Natalie Daise
5:30, 7:30 pm
Gullah Family Christmas
December 20 - 22 December 20 - 22
Beach Brass Quintet
3:30, 5:30, 7:30 pm
Horns for the Holidays
Mike Frost Band
3:30, 5:30, 7:30 pm
Cool Jazz
Prettier than Matt
4:30, 6:30, 8:30 pm
Country, Pop, and Rock
Vocal Edition
4:30, 6:30, 8:30 pm
Choral Holiday Favorites

Bagpipers Peggy and Mark Gaudreau strolling through the Gardens nightly

Brookgreen Tree Lighting will be at 6:15 p.m. each evening.
 

Entertainment Schedule and performing artists are subject to change without notice.

 

NEW this year - Nights of a Thousand Candles Preview Benefit

Proceeds to help Brookgreen recover from Hurricane Florence and the flooding afterwards.
Click Here for Details

 

 

Hours

Open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

For their safety and the safety of our animal collection, pets are not allowed, nor can they be left in vehicles inside Brookgreen.

Service animals that have received special training to assist disabled persons are welcome.

Tickets

Daily General Admission Tickets
Children 3 and under
Free
Children 4-12
$10
Adults 13-64
$18
Seniors 65 & Over
$16

Location

1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Off US Highway 17 Bypass, between Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island

843-235-6000