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Downtown Sarasota Campus
Downtown Sarasota Campus
1534 Mound Street, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA

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Dec 10 - 23 2022


6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Lights in Bloom® – General Admission

Lights in Bloom® features more than two million lights illuminating the gardens and walkways. Don’t miss a holiday photo opportunity, activities, and entertainment. Food is available for purchase from the Michael’s on East grill, including a cash bar.

Admission Pricing

Early entry tickets: $40 for non-members, $35 for members, $20 for children 5–17, free for children 4 and under.

General admission tickets: $30 for non-members, $25 for members, $15 for children 5–17, free for children 4 and under.

“All-inclusive Event” tickets (Event on December 17, 2022 Only): $200 for adults, $50 for children 5-17, and free for children 4 and under. This option includes on-site valet parking, an all-inclusive buffet, and open bar inside the Selby Gardens Event Center plus access to the light show.

A limited number of parking vouchers for on-site valet parking each night may be purchased for an additional $20.

Ticket Information

Only tickets purchased through our website or in our Welcome Center are valid for entry. No walk-up admission will be available.

Tickets are nontransferable and nonrefundable.

Lights in Bloom® is a rain or shine event. In the event of hazardous weather, Selby Gardens may cancel an evening of Lights in Bloom®. In this event, all ticket holders will be notified via email by 3 p.m.

Parking Information

A limited number of onsite valet parking vouchers are available for each night during the run of Lights in Bloom and may be purchased here. Only guests who purchased a voucher will be permitted to park onsite.

Starting December 11, free parking with trolley service to and from our Downtown Sarasota campus will be available at the Sarasota Art Museum (1001 South Tamiami Trail) from 5 – 9:15 p.m.

In addition, several parking options, both on-street and in parking lots are available to the north and south of our campus – all within a short walk.