Our York Street gardens will close at 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 5 for Spring Plant Sale Preview Party.
This annual holiday lights extravaganza features some new elements, and includes the grand illuminated O’Fallon Perennial Walk and the Romantic Gardens.
- Gazing at the twinkling lights through our popular HoloSpex glasses
- Warm drinks and tasty treats
Buy tickets online or at the Bonfils-Stanton Visitor Center at York Street starting June 1. Members receive two complimentary tickets to Blossoms of Light at York Street and Trail of Lights at Chatfield Farms. Online ticket redemption is required; you cannot use the member postcard as a ticket. For redemption questions, call the Membership Department at 720-865-3525.
*Groups of 15 or more: No advance reservation necessary. Please arrive together and make a single payment for your entire group. To help us better manage the high number of visitors we experience during Blossoms of Light, please wait outside the Bonfils-Stanton Visitor Center while one member of your group purchases tickets.
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Is there parking?
FREE parking is available in our parking garage.
What forms of payment will be accepted?
Cash and credit cards are accepted.
Can I volunteer for this event?
A variety of volunteer positions are available, including receipt checkers, line directors and HoloSpex sellers.
Can I purchase food at Blossoms of Light?
Warm drinks and snacks are available at Offshoots Café. The Hive Garden Bistro has warm drinks (no food). Note: Offshoots and the Hive will be closed on Dec. 25.
What kind of clothes should I wear?
Blossoms of Light is an outdoor event. Though the path is concrete, we suggest wearing shoes with good traction. Please come prepared for the weather conditions.
Is there a coat check?
How long does it take to walk around the path?
It takes 25-45 minutes to see the whole display.
Is Blossoms of Light ADA accessible?
Yes, but keep in mind that the paths may be icy in spots. Please use caution. Handicapped parking is available.
Are there strollers or wheelchairs available onsite?
Wheelchairs can be checked out at the Information Desk in the Boettcher Memorial Center and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations are accepted. Strollers are not available.
Will the Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory be open during Blossoms of Light?
The Boettcher Tropical Conservatory will NOT be open. The Orangery and Marnie's Pavilion WILL be open.
Is the Mordecai Children’s Garden open during Blossoms of Light?
Mordecai Children's Garden will be closed for the season during Blossoms of Light.
Are pets allowed at Blossoms of Light?
Pets are not permitted at this event. Service dogs/animals are allowed.