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Tour Christmas lights in the gardens

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Published:   |   Updated: December 13, 2013 at 11:31 AM

Tour the Florida Botanical Gardens at night, by the glow of thousands of Christmas lights.

 

Holiday Lights in the Gardens takes place every evening beginning at 5:30 p.m. until Jan. 1.

 

The attraction is open until 9:30 each night.

 

In addition to laser lights, flora and fauna displays and decorated trees, there is a seven-foot gingerbread house with more than 600 lights, a 30-foot tall white swan and a five-foot tropical parrot have been added to the traditional array of light-lined paths.

 

Nightly free entertainment includes visits from Santa Claus.

 

Admission is $2 donation for ages 13 and older.

 

Florida Botanical Gardens is at 12520 Ulmerton Road., Largo.

For more information, visit http://www.flbgfoundation.org/

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