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Garden of D’Lights

Friday, November 24, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Garden of D’Lights: A Captivating Holiday Light Exhibit at Ruth Bancroft Garden

Step into a realm of enchantment this holiday season as the Ruth Bancroft Garden undergoes a breathtaking transformation into a magical winter wonderland at the much-awaited Garden of D’Lights event! Nestled amidst the serene suburbs of Walnut Creek in the East Bay Area, this 3.5-acre botanical oasis is set to sparkle like never before, adorned with a captivating display of lights and lasers that promises to delight visitors of all ages.

Ticket Prices

$25 |  Adult Member

$12 | Child Member (5-17)

$29 | Non Member

$16 | Child Non Member

Free | Children 0-4

Event Highlights:

Timeslots: Evenings are segmented into three timeslots: 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30PM. Timeslots are enforced to ensure that guests have the ability to park onsite and enjoy a less crowded space.

Members: Ruth Bancroft Garden Members have exclusive access to discounted tickets. Members receive $4 off per ticket – the discount is automatically applied to the highest priced tickets in your order.

Magical Illumination: As twilight sets in, watch the garden come alive with a dazzling array of lights and lasers, turning every nook and cranny into a mesmerizing spectacle of colors and patterns.

Botanical Wonder: Discover the natural beauty of the Ruth Bancroft Garden in a whole new light—literally! The glow of the lights accentuates the exquisite forms and textures of succulents and other climate-resilient plants, creating a unique and enchanting fusion of nature and art.

Family and Pet Friendly: Gather your loved ones, including your furry friends, and embark on a memorable adventure through this illuminated paradise. Garden of D’Lights is designed to be a joyful experience for every member of the family!

Supporting Ruth’s Garden: This event holds a special place in our hearts as it serves as the Garden’s largest fundraiser of the year. By participating in Garden of D’Lights, you are contributing to the preservation and growth of the Ruth Bancroft Garden. Your support ensures that this botanical haven continues to thrive and inspire generations to come.

Self-Guided Magic: Wander at your own pace and immerse yourself in the enchantment that surrounds you. Whether you’re seeking a peaceful stroll or an awe-inspiring spectacle, the self-guided tour format allows you to savor every moment on your own terms.

Date and Time: Join us on select dates from November 24th through January 6th as we illuminate the evenings from 5:30 to 8:30PM.

Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the Garden of D’Lights—a captivating fusion of nature, art, and community spirit. Bring your curiosity, sense of wonder, and desire to support a beloved local gem. Your visit and participation ensure that the magic of the Ruth Bancroft Garden continues to thrive for years to come.

Get ready to be spellbound—reserve your tickets and embark on a luminous journey through a world of botanical brilliance!


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Friday, November 24, 2023
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Ruth Bancroft Garden
(925) 944-9352
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The Ruth Bancroft Garden
1552 Bancroft Road
Walnut Creek, CA 94598 United States
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(925) 944-9352