There’s no doubt that the VanDusen Festival of Lights is one of the best holiday experiences in Vancouver. Already a stunning attraction in the city, the botanical garden becomes somehow even more magical for this event. What’s more- it opens tomorrow! Here’s a quick summary of what to expect.

Now in its 37th year, the Festival of Lights will transform the botanical garden into a stunning winter wonderland. You can expect themed displays, holiday music, and of course, over 1 million twinkling lights to guide you during your visit.

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Stretching over 15 acres of the garden, guests are invited to check out different themed areas at their leisure. If you happen to work up an appetite, you can check Fireside Fondue to enjoy some seasonal eats that are sure to warm you up as well. Thirsty instead? The Shaughnessy Wine Patio has got some mulled wine and other specialty beverages.

So, whether you’re taking the youngsters out for some family fun, or thinking that a holiday date night is in order, you can’t go wrong here. For more information (and to get your tickets) just click the link below!

VanDusen Festival of Lights

When: November 26th to January 3rd
Where: 5251 Oak Street
Tickets: $17.50 for GA