Heathcote's Garden of Lights

Garden of Lights Sponsors 2019

The Garden of Lights which runs from November 29 – December 28 of 2019, 5:30 – 9:00pm, Friday and Saturday nights, is Heathcote’s major fundraising event of the year and brings joy to all who attend. Our event sponsors help fund the Gardens’ year-round programs and furthers the organization’s mission to educate and inspire by providing a place of beauty and a resource for the conservation of our environment.

Tickets are available online or at the gate any night of the event.

Heathcote’s Garden of Lights would like to give special thanks to this year’s sponsors who helped make this event possible:

Limelight

Visit St. Lucie

Spotlight

Mike and Mimi Brown

Moonglow

 

 

Illuminator

Shining Star

  • Donna L. Beck
  • Captec Engineering: Joe Capra
  • Frank H. Fee III & Levan N. Fee
  • Maredith Leonard
  • St. Lucie West Garden Club
  • Treasure Coast Woodturners Guild
  • Indian River Drive Freeholders Assc.

Starlight

  • A1A Ink ll, LLC
  • Norma Cassens Axx
  • Jill & Rick Creech
  • Florence Bryan Fowlkes
  • Chris & Dan Donohue
  • Dr. Tim & Karen Gottwald
  • Carl L. & Kathryn K. Hensley
  • Slingerlands, Inc.
  • Diane & Tim Kimes
  • Marcia A. Miller
  • Gloria & Al Polizzi
  • Treasure Coast African Violet Society
Heathcote's Garden of Lights Flower Bed

Garden of Lights Sponsors – 2018

The Garden of Lights which runs from November 23 – December 29 of 2018, 5:30 – 9:00pm, Friday and Saturday nights, is Heathcote’s major fundraising event of the year and brings joy to all who attend. Our event sponsors help fund the Gardens’ year-round programs and furthers the organization’s mission to educate and inspire by providing a place of beauty and a resource for the conservation of our environment.

Tickets are available online or at the gate any night of the event.

Heathcote’s Garden of Lights would like to give special thanks to this year’s sponsors who helped make this event possible:

Limelight

Visit Florida Visit St. Lucie

Spotlight

Mike and Mimi Brown

Moonglow

Illuminator

Shining Star

  • Jill & Richard Creech
  • Rita & Graham Stikelether

Twinkling Lights

  • Anonymous
  • Norma Cassens Axx
  • Levan N. & Frank H. Fee III
  • Florence Bryan Fowlkes
  • Garden Club of Fort Pierce
  • Garden Club of St. Lucie West
  • Edith P. Gengras
  • Kathryn J. & Carl L. Hensley
  • Diane & Tim Kimes
  • Marcia Miller
  • Gloria & Al Polizzi
  • Treasure Coast African Violet Society

In-Kind Support

Heathcote's Garden of Lights

Garden of Lights 2019

Last Weekend! Garden of Lights
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 12/27, 12/28 and 12/29.
 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm.
The Treasure Coast’s most innovative and unique holiday illumination.

Garden of Lights Bonsai GalleryGarden of Lights 2019
Experience Heathcote Botanical Gardens in a whole new light at the 5th Annual Heathcote “Garden of Lights,” a holiday experience to delight visitors of all ages. The Illumination festival returns on November 29, bigger and better than ever. Over 11,700 visitors last year enjoyed whimsical, colorful light displays throughout the five-acre gardens. Refreshments, Entertainment, Heathcote the Bear and special appearances with Santa and Mrs. Claus are part of the holiday fun.

 

Visitors will enjoy enchanted gardens that feature favorite light displays from last year, as well as new additions to dazzle audiences. A sparkling blue River and Waterfall forms the centerpiece of the Garden, along with a kaleidoscope of colorful flower beds, potting benches, vegetables, a vineyard pathway and more to amaze guests at every turn.

Dedicated volunteers work tirelessly year-round to create this tropical wonderland for families to remember long after the holidays end!

Thankful for this years Sponsors!

Tickets are available ONLINE or at the gate the night of the event.

Follow the Garden of Lights on Facebook for news and event details.

 Santa & Mrs. Claus

Most evenings from
6:00 – 8:30pm
through Dec. 28thSanta & Mrs. Claus

Entertainment:

November 29:
November 30:
December 6: Melodies & Memories
December 7:
December 13: Barbara Gomulka
December 14: My Favorite Strings
December 15: The Sunrise Jazz Combo
December 20: Barbershop Quartet
December 21: Barbershop Quartet
December 22: The Orchids
December 27:
December 28:  

  • Sponsorship opportunities, as well as ways for you and your company to volunteer are available!
    Download PDF or Call: 772-464-4672
    .
  • Volunteers needed, more information HERE
No Dogs Allowed
Online ticket sales

SEE THE GARDENS IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT!

Ticket Prices: $5.00 members, $8.00 non-members, $3.00, children 6-12 yrs., Free for children under 6yrs.

Garden of Lights not only brings joy to those who attend, it is Heathcote’s major fundraiser to underwrite the Gardens’ year-round education programs.
Evening of Illumination will be held on Thursday, December 5th from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Sponsorships available from $100 and up.

Volunteer Opportunities.

Garden of Lights Volunteer OpportunitiesDownload GOL Job Descriptions

Sponsorship Opportunities.

Sponsoring an event at Heathcote helps fund the Gardens’ year-round programs and furthers the organization’s mission to educate and inspire by providing a place of beauty and a resource for the conservation of our environment.

Please contact us at 772-464-4672.

Garden of Lights Holiday family fun

Garden of Lights Sponsors – 2017

The Garden of Lights is Heathcote’s major fundraising event of the year and brings joy to all who attend. It also helps fund the Gardens’ year-round programs and furthers the organization’s mission to educate and inspire by providing a place of beauty and a resource for the conservation of our environment.

Heathcote would like to give special thanks to this year’s sponsors who helped make this event possible:

 Spotlight

Visit Florida Garden of Lights Sponsor 2017 Harbor Community Bank Garden of Lights 2017 Sponsor Mike & Mimi Brown

 Moon-glow

 Illuminator

 Shining Star

If you happen to spot one of the very dedicated members of the Illuminations Committee while you’re at this year’s Garden of Lights, you’ll know who to thank for their long hours of volunteer work and tremendous talent. Without them, the Treasure Coast’s most innovative and unique holiday illumination would not exist!

Garden of Lights Illuminations Committee

Garden of Lights 2017 Illuminations Committee:
Donna Shay, Terry Van Loo, Rene Stanford, Bruce Stanford, Ken Van Loo, Judy Salmon, Tom Salmon, Nancy Smith, Maureen Melvin
(David Martin and Patrick Shay – not pictured)

Illuminations Committee

  • Judy & Tom Salmon – Head Illuminators
  • Donna Shay
  • David Martin
  • Maureen Melvin
  • Pam Naylor
  • Patrick Shay
  • Nancy Smith
  • Rene & Bruce Stanford
  • Ken & Terry Van Loo

Steering Committee

  • Denise Belizar
  • Lisa Basil
  • Laura Cooper
  • David Martin
  • Donna Shay
  • Judy & Tom Salmon
  • Bob Wade

Garden of Lights 2017

The Treasure Coast’s most innovative and unique holiday illumination!

The Garden of Lights 2017 features a walk through Heathcote’s five acres of Gardens illuminated with thousands of lights handcrafted into colorful seasonal and whimsical garden displays. Refreshments, the Gardens favorite – S’mores, music and a special appearance from Santa and Mrs. Claus continue as part of the five-week Celebration!

SEE THE GARDENS IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT!

Advance ticket sales are now available online and at the Garden’s gift shop as well as at the gate on any night of the event.

November 24th through December 30th.
Every Friday and Saturday nights, 5:30 – 9:00 pm.

Avoid the lines and get your tickets ahead of time!
Tickets purchased online will be emailed to you at the time of sale. You can get them HERE.

Garden of Lights 2017

Heathcote’s Garden of Lights
The Treasure Coast’s most innovative and unique holiday illumination.

Garden of Lights 2017 features Heathcote’s five acres of Gardens illuminated with thousands of lights in colorful seasonal and garden displays. Refreshments, music and a special appearance from Santa and Mrs. Claus continue as part of the five-week Celebration!

Come and see the Gardens in a whole new light!

2017 Dates:
Every Friday & Saturday  |  November 24 – December 30  |   
5:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Ticket Prices: $5.00 members, $8.00 non-members, $3.00 kids 6-12 yrs., Free for children under 6yrs.