Florida Botanical Gardens holiday lights return to Largo

Holiday Lights in the Gardens features more than four million LED lights.

The Florida Botanical Gardens is always a dazzling display of foliage and color, but even moreso during the annual Holiday Lights celebration. - Cathy Salustri
Cathy Salustri
The Florida Botanical Gardens is always a dazzling display of foliage and color, but even moreso during the annual Holiday Lights celebration.

Why settle for one Christmas tree when you can have the whole of the Florida Botanical Gardens alight with a spectacular display? Yep, it’s time again for Holiday Lights in the Gardens, where staff lights up the exquisite grounds with some four million LED lights. This year, old favorites return, alongside from new treats, but our favorite thing will probably remain the popcorn tree (you’ll know it when you smell it).


Florida Botanical Gardens, 12520 Ulmerton Rd., Largo | Nov. 23-Dec. 30: 5:30-9:30 p.m | $5 | flbg.org

About The Author

Cathy Salustri

Cathy's portfolio includes pieces for Visit Florida, USA Today and regional and local press. In 2016, UPF published Backroads of Paradise, her travel narrative about retracing the WPA-era Florida driving tours that was featured in The New York Times. Cathy speaks about Florida history for the Osher Lifelong Learning...
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