#1 Outer Banks Holiday Tradition


“Illuminate your spirits!” 

Regretfully due to staffing issues, we will be reducing WinterLights to only Saturdays in January. Therefore the two last nights of WinterLights will be January 8 & 15. You may exchange your tickets or request a full refund. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.

NOTE: Damp conditions can effect our lights. Please consult website or 
Facebook if there has been recent rain before your visit in case of unexpected cancellations.

The Elizabethan Gardens

November 27,28,30; December 1-5, 7-12, 14-19, 21-23, 26, 28-30; January 8 & 15.
Adults: $12; Youth (between 6 to 17) $10; Child: (between 2 to 5): $7; Infant (under 2): FREE; Dog: $3.
Timed-entry tickets sold online only.
6:00-9:00 pm
The #1 Outer Banks holiday tradition not to be missed! Stroll along illuminated garden walks and discover the joy of the season with holiday lights, sights and sounds that transform the ten-acre gardens into an enchanted wonderland. Sponsored by Southern Bank, The Outer Banks Visitor’s Bureau and Dominion Energy. The radiant glow, traditional holiday décor and fantastical displays are a true spectacle to behold. Indoors are decorated with festive trees and holiday displays too. Other highlights include: holiday gift and plant shopping in the Royal Exchange, a crackling open-air fire, giant outdoor holiday movie and live entertainment on Fridays and Saturdays. (Closed Dec 24,25,31)

TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE UNLESS EVENT IS CANCELLED BY THE ELIZABETHAN GARDENS. If inclement weather or persistent damp conditions prevent the lights from occurring, notices will be sent out to all customers by 2 pm and posted on www.elizabethangardens.org

A weather-dependent event.


November 26 First Flight Middle School (Rose Garden Tent) & Soul One (Odom Hall)
November 27 Wendy & Nick
December 3 Doug Dino
December 4 Wendy & Nick
December 10 Manteo Elementary School Chorus (Rose Garden Tent)
December 11 Doug Dino (Odom Hall), First Flight High School Chorus & String Orchestra
December 17 Doug Dino
December 18 Wendy & Nick
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