November 16 – December 31, 2018
Open Nightly: 6 – 10 p.m.
Experience Asheville’s BRIGHTEST holiday tradition atWinter Lights at The North Carolina Arboretum. Walk through an outdoor winter wonderland and enjoy unique displays and landscapes composed of more than half-a-million holiday lights. Listen to the sounds of your favorite holiday tunes or enjoy a cup of holiday-inspired cocoa, cider or beer. Bent Creek Bistro will be offering its regular menu nightly, as well as specialty items on weekends and holidays. Proceeds generated from Winter Lights help support the Arboretum’s educational programs, exhibits and year-round.
All tickets are date-specific and must be purchased in advance ($5 convenience charge applied when purchased at door on non-sell out nights). Guests must select an entry time (6:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m., or 8:00 p.m.) when purchasing tickets. Ticket holders may enter any time between their selected entry time and 9 p.m. (Note, if you are using a transportation service such as a taxi, Uber or Lyft, your ride must pick you up no later than 9 p.m. before the entrance gates close.) All tickets sales are final; no refunds/exchanges permitted.
Dogs and outside food and beverages are strictly prohibited at Winter Lights. Click here to review FAQs