Enjoy Holiday Fun at Lightscape in Glencoe starting November 12
Are you ready for some holiday fun? It’s time to bundle up, get some hot chocolate, and check out Lightscape at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Trek through the garden after dark on illuminated trails. This exciting yearly event has several holiday favorites, including the singing trees and the Winter Cathedral. Lightscape has also added colorful and dazzling new installations for 2021 that you won’t want to miss.
Lightscape at Chicago Botanic Garden
Be sure to bundle up for this outdoor evening event! Tickets are on sale now and they sell out fast. Lightscape is a timed-entry event and runs nightly from 4:30 pm to 11:00 pm, with the last entry at 9:00 pm. They open for the holiday season on November 12 and run through the New Year, closing on January 2. The event will be closed on November 25 and December 24 & 25.
Tickets for Lightscape range in price and depend on the day and time of your visit. Discounts are available for those with memberships at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Adult tickets range from $24-$28, Children 3-12 are between $12-$15, and children under 3 are free anytime. You will need to purchase parking for the Garden for $20 on-site or $10 in advance. There is a special Flex Ticket in 2021 for $75 per person that allows you entry anytime between 5pm and 9pm for the date you choose and includes parking. There is a $2 upcharge per ticket if you purchase tickets the day of the event.
Spending the Holidays in Glencoe
The historical village of Glencoe in Chicago’s North Shore is a great place to spend the holidays. A walk through the downtown area takes you back to an age with brick sidewalks and period lighting but boasts several upscale restaurants and shops. Neighborhoods date back to the late 1880s and blend right into the modern day. Homes include designs from several famed architects, including Keck & Keck, Howard Van Doren Shaw, and Frank Lloyd Wright. Are you eyeing Glencoe? Homes in Glencoe are rich in style and beauty. You may even find a home with a special history. Start exploring for Glencoe Homes for Sale.
About the Author: Jake McClure is a licensed real estate broker and the group leader of the Burling Square Group - Your North Shore Chicago Real Estate Experts! Burling Square Group is a division within Fulton Grace Realty.