Published on November 6th, 2019 | by admin0
A Dazzling Experience at the Garden d’Lights Display
The Garden d’Lights is just around the corner, and if you are a fan of holiday light displays, this is something that you will not want to miss. This event transforms the beautiful Bellevue Botanical Garden into a magical wonderland with over half a million holiday lights. The spectacular light display features whimsical creatures, plants, and garden accents that create a delightful and festive landscape. It is something that both children and adults will enjoy.
The light display includes lighted cascading waterfalls, birds, flowers, and animals set among the beauty of the botanical gardens. The event will be held nightly starting November 30 through December 31, 2019, from 4:30–9:00 PM. Ticket sales begin on October 15, 2019. They can be purchased online or at the door. They are $5 for adults; children aged ten and under are free.
The Bellevue Botanical Garden is sponsored by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society, which is a nonprofit organization. It is a partnership between the City of Bellevue Parks and Community Services and the Garden Society. Tea, coffee, hot chocolate, and snacks will be available inside the event. Please refer to the Garden d’Lights website for special parking information.
On certain nights, special music will be available featuring many local, talented artists. A schedule will be available as the festival draws closer. It is handicapped accessible, and only service animals are permitted. The display is on a well-lit pathway and takes approximately 30-45 minutes to complete. A gift shop will be open during the event hours. This is a wonderful event for the entire family that will set the proper mood for the holiday season.
While You Are Visiting
Bellevue, Washington, is just east of Seattle on the other side of Lake Washington. There are plenty of things to do, including shopping, dining, and visiting local area attractions. The Bellevue Collection has three distinct areas for shopping in the downtown area, each with a different personality. If you plan to visit the Garden d’Lights at night, you might also enjoy visiting the Bellevue Art Museum during the day.
The whole family will enjoy the KidsQuest Children’s Museum and the many different outdoor parks and recreational areas. Bellevue has plenty of natural areas and seasonal activities for the whole family to enjoy, so be sure to check the local calendar while planning your visit.
Where to Stay in Bellevue
Visiting the Garden d’Lights can be the centerpiece of a memorable holiday vacation for the whole family. There’s enough to see and do to occupy a whole weekend.
One of the most popular options for families is the Hyatt Regency Bellevue on Seattle’s East Side. It is located downtown and is close to the most popular attractions in the area, including downtown shopping and dining opportunities. The Hyatt offers a friendly, small-town atmosphere with the amenities and comforts of the big city. The rooms are upscale, elegant and provide beautiful views of the downtown area.
There are plenty of other hotels in Bellevue, WA. The Bellevue Club Hotel is an upscale boutique with modern design and a chic approach to hospitality. It offers world-class athletics facilities and upscale on-site dining.