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Galaxy of Lights
Friday November 14, 2014 - Saturday January 3, 2015

Walking Nights: November 14-17 and 21-25, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Admission: Adults $6.00, Children (3+) $3.00 (discounts for members)
During Walking Nights, Clementine's at the Garden will be open with a limited menu.


Dog Walking Nights: November 17 and 24, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Dogs are $1.00 plus adults and children as listed above.

Driving Nights start Thanksgiving and continue through January 3, 2015
There will be no driving on December 1 and 2 due to the Galaxy Runs on those nights.

These tickets will be mailed to you if ordered before November 14th.

Galaxy of Lights 5K Run (*not a Galaxy Driving Night)
December 1
(check back later for registration information)

Galaxy of Lights Fun Run (*not a Galaxy Driving Night)
December 2
Jog, jingle or jump your way into the holiday season - join us for the Galaxy of Lights Fun Run
(check back later for registration information)

Click here to register for the 5k, Fun Run, or both!

Drive-Through Nights (tickets may be purchased below)
Thanksgiving through January 3, 5:30-9 p.m. (*see exceptions above)
Passenger Car - $20 per car (up to 10 people)
Vans - $20 for 10 people and $3 for each additional person
Tour buses - $20 for 10 people and $3 for each additional person (tour bus driver is free).
Please note: Admission fees may be changed without notice.

Please have cash or a check for admission!

  • We will accept your donations of toys, canned goods, paper products, dog/cat food and warm coats for our local charities; $1 off the price of admission (per vehicle) with a donation.
  • Discounted drive-through tickets are available for members ($15) in the Shoppe at the Garden. They must be purchased in advance.

** Please enter near Landry's on Bob Wallace.

  

Purchase Galaxy Driving Night Tickets 

(ticket sales will begin in the fall)


*Please note: Each ticket is good for one driving night for a carload up to 10 people. Please print a hard copy of your receipt and bring it to the Garden.

Don't miss North Alabama's favorite holiday tradition!

Galaxy of Lights is a holiday light extravaganza featuring larger-than-life animated light displays. See Santa soaring over a delightful winter village. Nursery rhyme characters dance and frolic among traditional scenes of the season. And, best of all, experience the magic of the twinkling icicle forest. Galaxy of Lights is the perfect holiday treat for the young and young-at-heart.

Walking nights are the best way to experience the Galaxy of Lights.

Group Tours welcome. Call 256-830-4447 ext. 223 for group rates
Galaxy of Lights was named a Southeast Tourism Top 20 event for 2009.
Galaxy of LIghts made the American Automobile Association's "GEM" list for 2010!


Events

Galaxy of Lights Fun Run
Tuesday December 2, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

You can run, jog, skip or walk the 1.7 mile trail. Santa will be present handing out candy canes and posing for photos.

[ Read more. ]

 


Garden Guild Galaxy Tinsel Trail Tree 2013


 

Have you ever wondered how Galaxy of Lights happens each year?

Watch "Behind the Magic" for a behind the scenes look at the hard work and the dedication of some very special volunteers responsible for our winter wonderland of lights.

Presenting sponsor:

Jerry Damson
Honda/Acura/Nissan