VanDusen Festival of Lights - December 1 to January 7

VanDusen Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights hours

December 1 - 14
4:30pm - 9:00pm

Open late December 15 - 24
4:30pm - 10:00pm

Closed December 25

December 26 - January 7
4:30pm - 9:00pm

Ticket sales at the gate on event nights end 30 minutes prior to closing.

Experience VanDusen Festival of Lights, a magical winter wonderland with over one million lights decorating VanDusen Botanical Garden open from December 1, 2017 to January 7, 2018. All tickets include a free ride on the carousel!

Get tickets online to save and skip the line

Buy tickets online in advance to save money and skip the line! Tickets go on sale November 1. NoteTickets Tonight service charges apply.

Starting November 1, hard copy tickets, valid for any event night, will be available for purchase at VanDusen Botanical Garden's admissions desk during regular garden hours (10:00am - 4:00pm in November and 10:00am - 3:00pm in December).

Corporate sales and groups

Are you planning a party of 25 or more? We offer group rates! Tickets go on sale November 1, 2017.

Plan your visit

Tickets and prices 2017


Food and beverage

Washrooms, weather, and accessibility

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    Emily Schultz

    Directions and info

    Location and hours

    Address, directions, parking, and daytime hours.

    Festival of Lights map