Events - Dec 5 2018

Some events are subject to change and availability. Please call ahead to confirm details and interest 252.473.3234.

WinterLights 2018 presented by Southern Bank

Dec 5 - Dec 5 2018, 6:00 PM TO 9:00 PM

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November 24, 27,28,29,30; December 1, 4,5,6,7,8, 11,12,13,14,15, 18,19,20,21,22,26,27,28,29; January 4,5,11,12,18,19 from 6pm-9pm. Last tickets sold at 8:15pm.

WinterLights is presented by Southern Bank and sponsored in part by The Outer Banks Visitors Bureau.

Adults $11, Youth (ages 6-17) $9, Child (5 and under) $6. Last tickets sold at 8:15 pm.

NOTE: This event is weather-dependent. Call ahead 252-473-3234 or check website home page for notifications if rain or damp conditions prevent us from providing the best experience of WinterLights for our guests.

Stroll along enchanted garden paths and discover the joy of the season with holiday lights, sights and sounds transforming The Elizabethan Gardens into an illuminated winter wonderland. The radiant glow of the gardens, traditional holiday décor and fantastical displays are a true spectacle to behold. Festive trees grace the Gatehouse and Reception Hall and a crackling open-air fire warms the Great Lawn. Seasonal gift shop and plant sales coincide. Adults $11, Youth (ages 6-17) $9, Child (5 and under) $6.

WinterLights Tickets

Extended passes available. Extended passes available. Tuesdays to Saturdays in December, Friday and Saturdays in January, November 25 thru January 20  (Closed on Dec 24,25, 31 and Jan 1); For info or details, call 252-473-3234 or visit

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WOOFstocking at WinterLights

Dec 5 - Dec 5 2018, 6:00 PM TO 9:00 PM

Wednesday Dec 5, 6-9pm FREE FOR DOGS!!!!

Bring your dog to WinterLights for FREE! The first 75 guests get a free dog stocking to fill with gifts they may purchase from onsite vendors. If you bring a donation to the Outer Banks SPCA, you’ll receive $3 off admission to WinterLights. (plus you and your canine friend can enjoy WinterLights too!!) Standard WinterLights admission applies.

SPCA donation items:

  • Dog food (both kibble and canned)
  • Cat food (both kibble and canned)
  • Kong toys for dogs
  • Cat toys
  • Dog treats
  • Peanut butter
  • Dawn dish soap
  • Bleach

Vendors will also be there to join us!

We welcome these vendors to WOOFstocking:

  • Ocean Sands K-9 Resort / Animal Rescue Funding Project – Pam Anderson | (Supports local animal charities in their mission to promote education, rescue, rehabilitation and adoption.)
  • OBX Dog Walker  –  Christine McMaster  | (dog walking and pet sitting services)
  • Q Sciences   – Karen Bryant/Sharon Nelson | (dietary supplements including hemp oil for canines)


Want to be a vendor? Complete this form WOOFstocking Vendor Info Form 2018 and send to 

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Each dog must be accompanied by an adult. For more details, consult our dog policy.

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The Elizabethan Gardens is located adjacent to The Lost Colony's Waterside Theatre and Fort Raleigh National Historic Park on Roanoke Island nestled near North Carolina's Outer Banks. The gardens are open year-round, seven days a week except certain holidays.

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