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Nights of a Thousand Candles 2020

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 3:00pm to 10:00pm

Dates for 2020

December 3 - 6; 10 - 13; and 17 - 20

See Brookgreen Gardens come to life amid the soft glow of more than 2,700 hand-lit candles and countless sparkling lights.  From 3 - 10 pm walk the paths with a warm cup of cider, cocoa, or wine. 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 2018 Charles A. Bundy award for excellence in tourism from South Carolina Parks Recreation and Tourism

Tickets must be purchased BEFORE your arrival! Space is limited. Tickets are non-refundable. In case of bad weather or change of plans, tickets may be exchanged for another night based on availability by calling 1-(844) 271-3410. The deadline to request an exchange is 3 p.m. on the day before the date of your ticket.

Adult $20.00; Child $12.00

Adult $25.00; Child $15.00


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. 

If you need to exchange your tickets, please call 844-271-3410 the day before your ticket date to move to another evening.  Please know that in the event of rain, many people may be calling, so be patient on hold and a ticket agent will answer your call as soon as possible.

Can't make it to Nights of a Thousand Candles? Come after Christmas for Light Up The New Year
December 29, 30, and 31 


Nights of a Thousand Candles Menu 2019









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.


Daily General Admission Tickets for 7 consecutive days
Children 3 and under
Children 4-12
Adults 13-64
Seniors 65 & Over


1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

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