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Christmas event

Bright Lights Botanic

Date: 5pm - 9pm, Thursday 11 November 2021 to Sunday 9 January 2022

Venue: Botanic Gardens

Category: Christmas, Family, Park


This Winter Wonderland experience makes its debut in Botanic Gardens.

Bright Lights Botanic will take you on a magical festive journey where you will see some of the most famous Christmas characters illuminated larger than life.

Spark your sense of adventure by following a one-way trail to see over a thousand illuminated lanterns as they transform Botanic into the ultimate Christmas experience.

The event will be hosted at the upper end of Botanic Gardens with the main entrance at the University Road gates to the park.  It will take in areas to the front of the Palm House, Great Lawn, Band Stand, the Tropical Ravine and to the front of the Ulster Museum. The gates at Colenzo Parade will be closed during the event.

For more information about the event and to book tickets, go to (link opens in new window)

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