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Nights of a Thousand Lights - Holiday Event

Date: 08-Dec-2018

The DISCOUNTED Groupon tickets do not apply to this event. DISCOUNTED Groupon tickets apply to Christmas Light Walk which will be held December 14 - 22, 5 - 8 pm.    

PLEASE be advised and check your receipt carefully as we are selling Nights of 1000 Lights tickets through TripAdvisor which advertises on Groupon.  Those tickets will have a date of December 7th or 8th and will be full-price tickets at $20 each.  These tickets are Will Call.  

Friday, December 7th and Saturday, December 8th - Open to the Public

6 - 9 pm

The 5th Annual Nights of 1000 Lights celebration looks to be the best yet with all new light displays featuring more lights than ever.  Visitors will enjoy a flurry of fun in the Central Garden, boogie through the disco inFERNo, and take a trip through the glistening light tunnel.  Soak up the technicolor displays as you walk throughout the Gardens.  In the Tea Garden you can join the hula dancers in singing Mele Kalikimaka.  Don't forget to visit the gnome village on your way to Santa's Workshop. Santa will be up at the North Pole but his workshop is worth a peek!.  

All guests will enjoy complimentary coffee, hot chocolate, cookies and a make your own 'smores station.  The will also be a photo-op with Santa, holiday photo booth and fun arts and crafts activities.  Additionally, there will be a no-host wine and beer bar, tamale vendor and holiday shopping available in the Garden Shop.  

Café Jardin will be open and offering a special prix fixe holiday dinner -$50 per person.  For reservations please call the cafe at  949-673-0033. 


First Course: Poached Pear with Glazed Ham

Second Course: Iceberg Lettuce with Roasted Pecan, Pomegranate and Stilton Cheese OR Wild Mushroom Soup with White Truffle Oil

Main Course: Wild Rice Stuffed Quail and Side of Sage Sweet Potatoes OR Barramundi (Asian Sea Bass) Encrusted with Pine Nuts and Topped with Vanilla Bean Buerre Blanc Sauce OR Vegetarian Option: Acorn and Butternut Squash Ravioli with Brown Butter Toasted Hazelnuts

Dessert: Pecan Pie OR Pumpkin Pie

Children's Menu: $22

Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Sandwich OR Homemade Meatballs and Pasta / Dessert: Chocolate Brownie with Berries

Tickets to the event and reservations are required for dinner.  For information and dinner reservations please call Café Jardin 949-673-0033.  


$10 Friends Admission; $20 Non-Member Admission; Children 3 and under are free

Don't delay...this event will sell-out! 

All pre-purchased tickets are Will Call. This is a Rain or Shine Event - No Refunds