“Illuminations” at Botanica *November 27th – December 31st ( excluding Dec. 24 and 25 )

Illuminations at Botanica

Botanica 701 Amidon St, Wichita, KS 67203

November 27th – December 31st 2015 (except Thursday Dec 24th 2015 & Friday December 25th 2015) 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Ticket Prices for Illuminations: Adult $8.00 – Youth $6.00

Photo Credit – Botanica Gardens
Photo Credit – Botanica Gardens

 With more than 1 million lights, Botanica transforms their gardens into a wonderful Winter Wonderland!  They also have themed light displays throughout the gardens.

Photo Credit – Botanica Gardens
Photo Credit – Botanica Gardens

During Illuminations, additional parking and shuttle service will be available.  Park in the south parking lot across from the Wichita Art Museum on Museum Blvd. where shuttles will pick up passengers every 10 minutes. Shuttles begin at 5:30 p.m. and will make final pick ups from Botanica’s south gate at 8:15.

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Fathers Day Events in Wichita, Ks

Fathers Day is Sunday, June 21st and there are lots of ways to celebrate in Wichita! Take your Dad to one (or more) of these fun events!

Botanica is having a Father’s Day Kite Festival – Sunday June 21st, 11 am – 4 pm.  Carnival rides, Food trucks, kites for sale by Wings of the Wind, and much more!  Dad’s get in free, everyone else is $5.

Exploration Place will have a Special Father’s Day Weekend Discount, Saturday June 20th & Sunday June 21st for the new Dome film “The Last Reef”.  Dads get free dome admission with one paid dome admission.

The Sedgwick County Zoo is having a Father’s Day Car Show – Sunday June 21st, 8:30 am – 4 pm.  There will be Classic Cars, Antique Autos and Vintage Hot Rods!  Dads are admitted free to this event when accompanied by a paying child.  **Visit the Sedgwick County Zoo’s website for more information about registering your Car. 

The Museum of World Treasures is having a Father’s Day Special – Sunday June 21st, Noon – 5 pm.  All dads will get in free with a paid youth or adult child admission. Bring the family to learn about pre-historic dinosaurs, medieval knights, or world war battlefields.

Illuminations at Botanica – Wichita, Ks *Starting November 28th

Photo courtesy of Botanica
Photo courtesy of Botanica

Visit Illuminations for a family-friendly event that showcases Botanica’s 17 acres of beautiful Gardens in a wonderful lighted setting!  This year “Illuminations” is getting a festive facelift!  More than 5,000 LED luminaries will line the garden pathways with more than 120 trees expertly lit, and many of Botanica’s structures will be lit with twinkling white lights.

IMG_0279Enjoy a walk through the Gardens with the sound of electric trains traveling thru the pine trees, and the magic of the flocked forest at Candy Cane Lane.  Enjoy some hot cocoa and cider while listening to live musical groups!

Botanica Gardens | 701 Amidon St | Wichita, KS 67203

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