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Christmas at Bok Tower Gardens

November 27, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Christmas at Bok Tower Gardens is November 27 – January 3. Bok Tower Gardens is open 365 days a year from 9am-5pm.

Christmas Combo Admission includes:
Admission to Bok Tower Gardens
Admission to the Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate
Poinsettia displays, carillon concerts, winter walking tours, and more!
$20 adults / $9 children (5-12) / $7 members
Tickets valid for one-time admission between Nov. 27, 2015 to Jan. 3, 2016

Gardens Admission includes:
Admission to Bok Tower Gardens
Poinsettia displays, carillon concerts, winter walking tours, and more!
Adults $12 – Children (5-12) $3

Celebrate Christmas at Bok Tower Gardens, featuring the 21st edition of the Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate. Capture the holiday spirit when you and your family tour the 20-room, Mediterranean-style mansion lovingly decorated by volunteers and sponsored designers with this year’s design theme, “To Grandfather’s House We Go!”

The Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate is the longstanding highlight of our lineup of Christmas activities and events, which includes poinsettia displays, winter walking tours, decorating workshops, holiday carillon concerts, and more.

You can also enjoy the sounds of the season with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and the Singing Tower carillon as they perform together on Saturday, December 5 during one of Central Florida’s favorite holiday concerts—Sunset & Symphony! Families and friends are encouraged to prepare themed picnics and experience a magical December evening as the sun sets atop Iron Mountain.

Below is a listing by date, including special event and tour hours. Visit boktowergardens.org/christmas for more information.

Pinewood at ChristmasNov. 27-Jan. 3. Holiday Home Tour at Pinewood Estate. Daily from 10am-5pm. A glittering showcase of custom-designed, time-honored Christmas decorations. Tour the 20-room, Mediterranean-style mansion decked out for the season with this year’s design theme, “To Grandfather’s House We Go.” Prices include Gardens admission (Combo). $20/adult; $9/child ages 5-12.

Nov. 27-Jan. 3. Christmas Carillon Concerts. Thu-Sun 1 pm & 3pm. Carillonneur Geert D’hollander performs Christmas music from around the world on the 60-bell Singing Tower carillon. Included with Gardens admission.

Nov. 27-Jan. 3. Winter Garden Tours. M-Sa 12 noon & 2 pm, Sun. 12 noon. Volunteer garden guides lead visitors on an hour-long walking tour while sharing information about the winter flora and fauna. Included with Gardens admission.

Nov. 27-Jan. 3. Celebration of Holiday Blooms. Poinsettia, amaryllis and bromeliad displays abound in the River of Stone, while peaceful arrangements adorn the exterior of Pinewood Estate. Included with Gardens admission.

Bok Model ADec. 1, 8, 15, 22. 1930s HoliDAYS. 10am-2pm. See vintage Model A cars outside Pinewood Estate, meet historical characters from the 1930s, and catch a few surprise personalities from the past. Included with Gardens admission.

Dec. 5. Sunset & Symphony Holiday Concert. 6 pm. The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and Singing Tower carillon capture the spirit of the holidays during one of Central Florida’s favorite outdoor concerts. Prepare themed picnics and experience a magical evening as the sun sets atop Iron Mountain. Prices include Gardens admission. Advance tickets: $20/adult; $8/child ages 5-12. Children under 5 free.

Pinewood at Christmas3Dec. 10. Holiday Happy Hour. 6-8pm. Take an early evening tour of Pinewood Estate and toast the season with a complimentary drink, light fare and holiday tunes. $15/person. Open to ages 21 and older.

Dec. 12. Holiday Home Workshop. 1-4pm. Design beautiful holiday décor using palm fronds to create “boondoggles.” $15/person. Supplies included. Reservations are required. 863-734-1222 or www.boktowergardens/christmas.

Dec. 20. Carillon & Chorale Concert plus Holiday Home Tour Open Late. 7:30p. Enjoy an hour-long carillon concert with a live choir, and visit Pinewood Estate for a special nighttime tour with hot chocolate & cookies. Tickets available at the gate.  Concert Only: $5/person; Concert & Home Tour: $13/person.

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Start:
November 27, 2015
End:
January 3, 2016
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Website:
https://boktowergardens.org/christmas/

Organizer

Bok Tower Gardens
Phone:
863-676-1408
Website:
boktowergardens.org

Venue

Bok Tower Gardens
1151 Tower Boulevard
Lake Wales, Florida 33853 United States
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Phone:
863-676-1408

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494