LAS NOCHES DE LAS LUMINARIAS LIGHTS UP DESERT BOTANICAL GARDEN THIS HOLIDAY SEASONnoviembre 7, 2023
Phoenix, AZ –A season of epic proportions is headed to Desert Botanical Garden with Las Noches de las Luminarias, select dates this November and December. Sparkling luminarias and twinkling lights illuminate the Garden trails filled with entertainment and holiday delights. Plus, this year only experience Fernando Botero: El Maestro in the Garden and in Dorrance Hall, where a harmony of color and beauty come together in paintings, drawings and monumental sculptures. Tickets on sale at dbg.org.
Las Noches de las Luminarias has been a Garden holiday tradition for 46 years. This year, guests can enjoy musical performances by Kings Carolers, The Sahnas Brothers, The Sugar Thieves and many others. For full list of entertainment, visit dbg.org.
Since 1978, Garden staff and volunteers have hand-lighted 8,000 luminaria bags each evening for guests. Visitors can enjoy cocoa, hot cider and a full drink menu as well as delicious food options available. Gertrude’s Restaurant is open during the event, and reservations are required.
Ticketholders also have the exclusive opportunity to experience the paintings, drawings and monumental sculptures of visionary Colombian artist, Fernando Botero. As a poet of daily life in Latin America and a pioneer of figurative art, Botero created art for more than 60 years, in a unique, sumptuous style that is immediately recognizable and known as “Boterismo.” Experience the Maestro’s artistic creations in the Garden and in Dorrance Hall, with an expanded gallery space that takes an intimate look at his influences, motivations and working methods.
Fernando Botero, a renowned Colombian figurative artist and sculptor, has established himself as one of the most globally recognized living artists of our time. With his distinctive style and mastery of form, Botero’s influence extends far beyond Latin America. His works enrich prominent locations worldwide, including the illustrious Park Avenue in New York City and the iconic Champs-Élysées in Paris.
Nov. 24 – Dec. 30,
5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Desert Botanical Garden
1201 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Members: Adult $34.95 | Child (3-17): $14.95
General Public: Adult $39.95 | Child (3-17): $16.95
Admissions Box Office | 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily
Call Center | 480.941.1225 | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily
Online | dbg.org
About Desert Botanical Garden
Discover the tranquil vibrancy of 50,000 desert plants nestled amid the red rocks of the Papago Buttes at Desert Botanical Garden. An Arizona icon for over 82 years, the Garden has grown into a compelling attraction and desert conservation pioneer, offering worldly plants, vibrant trails, world-class exhibitions, festive events and so much more.