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Las Noches de Las Luminarias

  • Desert Botanical Garden
    1201 N. Galvin Parkway Phoenix, AZ
  • Phone: (480) 941-1225
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: Members - $29.95-$34.95, General Public - $34.95-$39.95

Celebrate the spirit of the season with Las Noches de las Luminarias. Stroll the Garden’s trails lined with 8,000 flickering luminaria bags, gaze at twinkling lights and admire the enchanting glow of Wild Rising creatures. Happen upon tunes from eclectic entertainment groups and cherish the time spent with friends and family during the holiday season.

Note: The Garden is closed in the evening on Dec. 24 and for the entire day on Dec. 25 for the holidays.

  • On Monday, Dec. 21 (Winter Solstice), the first silent night at Luminaria will be held. This night only, walk the luminaria-lit trails of the Garden for an evening of self-reflection and rejuvenation. No live or recorded music.
  • All music will be pre-recorded sounds of the holiday season and southwest due to capacity restrictions of venues and trails. Limited live music on Member Weekend ( Dec. 4 – 6) only including handbell choirs, carolers and Mariachi.
  • Guests can capture memories of their evening at the Garden with a touchless, complimentary virtual photo booth experience with options of photos, GIFs or Boomerangs.
  • Enhanced holiday plant displays will be located throughout the Garden highlighting the plant palette of the season in bold new ways.
  • Additional lighting displays installed throughout the Garden to highlight the Garden’s plant collection.

The safety of members, guests, staff and volunteers is the Garden’s primary concern. Learn more about the Garden’s health precautions at

Celebrate the holidays with your team, extended family or friends in a private space.

Plan Ahead

  • Parking is complimentary. Please allow extra time to park.
  • Bars offering a variety of holiday drinks are available at locations throughout the Garden.
  • Patio Café and Gertrude’s Restaurant offer several dining options. Gertrude’s is not currently taking reservations, please check back at for updates.
  • Garden Shop is open until 10:30 p.m. Members receive a 10% discount.
  • Advance Reservations are required, and entry times have a limited capacity. Last admission is at 9:30 p.m.
  • Electric Scooters and wheelchairs can be reserved in advance on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Face masks are required for all guests over the age of 6. Remember to keep at least 6 feet of distance between you and those not in your party.

Desert Botanical Garden

1201 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ
The Desert Botanical Garden offers the world's finest collection of arid plants from deserts of the world in a unique outdoor setting. The Garden has more than 50,000 desert plants on display…