Every year from mid-November to late December, thousands of Christmas lights brilliantly illuminate the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens.
By Cathryn McCann
Dec 18 2019
Taking a walk through this wooded area is an experience like no other.Photo Credit : Mark Fleming
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Hailed as Maine’s biggest light display of the yuletide season, Gardens Aglow at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens just might be the closest thing you’ll find to a holiday wonderland. From 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Thursday through Sunday, these 295 acres of gardens in Boothbay, Maine, are illuminated with more than 650,000 lights. For 2021: This year the event is a driving tour, and timed tickets must be purchased online in advance. Before or after admiring the lights, spend some time exploring Boothbay itself (where there’s plenty more holiday spirit to be found). Buy tickets and learn more here: mainegardens.org
Have you ever experienced Gardens Aglow at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens?