Information on Gardens Aglow


See the Gardens in a whole new light!

December 10-12, 17-19, 20,21 & 27-28  from 6 pm-9pm

(last admission @ 8:15)

Tickets: $8 Member, $10 non-members, $5 Youth~ ages 5-18, 4 & under free!

PLEASE NOTE: ALL tickets are pre-purchase through Eventbright- No tickets will be sold at the ticket booth during the event.  You may go to the link any time, up to your admission to the gardens, to buy tickets. Tickets are limited each night to allow for social distancing.

Please buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment. Tickets will be available soon.

(Tickets will be exchanged at entry for wristbands to the event.)

Thousands of lights, Roast S’Mores over a fire, Sing Carols, & MORE

This is a WALK-THROUGH Experience. It is stroller and wheelchair accessible.

Santa needs to social distance, but we will have a wonderful way to talk to him at the North Pole. 

Gardens Aglow is designed to be fun and safe for all!

We have made some modifications to enhance your experience as we follow all current health and safety protocols.

  • Limited capacity. We will moniter capacity to ensure we can continue to social distance.
  • Advance tickets required. Due to capacity limits, ticket reservations are required. No tickets will be available on-site.  You may check availability and purchase tickets online right up to last admission at 8 PM each evening.
  • Follow social distancing guidelines. Maintain six feet between yourself and others outside of your party while moving through the Garden.
  • Suggested event path. Follow event path map to guide you through the Gardens Aglow experience as you make your way around the Garden.
  • Mask up. We ask that you wear a mask when in the Garden Community Building, or within six feet of those not in your party.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding so that everyone can safely enjoy Gardens Aglow!

Gardens Aglow is a special, ticketed event, and does not include admission to the Garden during regular business hours. Questions? Call 941.621.8299. We are sorry but no passes or reciprocal membership admissions allowed for this special event. 

www.peacerivergardens ~


5827 Riverside Dr. Punta Gorda, FL 33982


Cancellation Policy

Tickets are non-refundable. Tickets for evenings officially cancelled by the Garden will need to be exchanged for another date in the future. If there is no other date- tickets will be exchanged for passes to the gardens.  No exchanges will be allowed after the date you purchased expires. Contact admin@peacerivergardens for more information or to exchange your ticket(s).


An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is a highly contagious disease that may result in personal injury, severe illness, and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and persons with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. Please visit the CDC website for its current guidance on people at increased risk for severe illness and other people who should take extra precautions. By attending Gardens Aglow, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.


Because COVID-19 is extremely contagious and is believed to be spread mainly from person-to-person contact, Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens has put in place preventative measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 at our events. However, Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens cannot guarantee that its employees, directors, independent vendors, volunteers, partners, or others in attendance will not become infected with COVID-19. By attending this event, you agree to assume all risk and responsibility associated with potential exposure to COVID-19 at a Peace River Botanical & Sculpture Gardens event.

Enjoy this short  peek from last years event!  This year is bigger and better!