Philbrook Festival

Festival runs select nights November 27 to December 26, 2020. Enjoy thousands of holiday lights, music, and fun for the whole family at Festival Nights. Re-imagined as a fully outdoor experience, we’ve added more lights and music this year to bring you and your loved ones together to celebrate the holidays in a spectacular and safe setting. Sip cocoa by the fire, say hello to Santa (from afar!), take home a one-of-kind art project, and marvel at the sights and sounds of Philbrook Festival Nights.

Festival Nights are special ticketed event nights and require advance, timed tickets.

*New COVID-19 Safety Precautions

  1. Fully outdoor experience from parking and admissions through exit
  2. No-contact check-in
  3. Timed entry (advance tickets required) with 50% capacity of previous Festival Nights
  4. Social distancing of 6 ft. required
  5. Approved masks required for staff and visitors ages 5 & older except in designated seated eating areas

In case of inclement weather, Festival Night events may be cancelled. View our full Refund & Ticketing Policy for more information.

Sections of the Philbrook Gardens will have limited visibility; please stay on well-lit paths for safety.

For information on wheelchair access or other accessibility matters, please review the FAQs below or visit the Accessibility Page.

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FAQs

Q:

How do I purchase Festival Night tickets? Can I buy tickets at the door?

A:

Each Festival Night has a limited capacity. Advance, timed entry tickets are required. Please pre-purchase tickets for all guests in your party, including children, and arrive on time to ensure your spot. If you do not pre-purchase tickets and arrive at the time noted on your ticket, your party may not be admitted if maximum capacity is reached. Philbrook is capping attendance at 50% of previous year’s attendance in order to allow for proper physical distancing.

Tickets are available for all Festival Nights at philbrook.org/calendar or by calling Philbrook’s Guest Experience Team at 918-748-5300 during regular business hours. All sales are final.

 

Q:

What activities will be available for children?

A:

Each Festival Night features holiday lights and music in the gardens, a take-and-make art activity for children and families (additional ticket required per participant), socially-distant visits from Santa, and outdoor activities.

Philbrook Festival is an exclusively outdoor event. In case of inclement weather, Festival Night events may be cancelled. Please contact Philbrook’s Guest Experience Team at 918-748-5300 if you have questions relating to weather cancellations.

Q:

How do I purchase Take & Make Activity tickets?

A:

Pre-purchase activity tickets for $5 online* at philbrook.org/calendar while supplies last.

*Add three (3) or more activity tickets to your pre-purchase cart to receive 15% off admissions and activity tickets. Discount only applicable to advance purchases (prior to 5pm on each Festival Night).

Q:

What food and drink options are available?

A:

Guests may visit Santa’s Snack Shack for a selection of wood-fired pizzas, hot cocoa, s’mores, and beverages. Hot cocoa and bar service are also available on the Kitchen 27 restaurant patio. Kitchen 27 restaurant is currently closed.

Q:

Where do I park and enter?

A:

Please arrive at the entry time indicated on your pre-purchased ticket no more than 20 minutes after this entry time. Capacity is strictly limited. Ticketholders arriving early or late may not be admitted.

After parking, proceed to the special Festival Nights garden entrance on the south end of the museum. For accessible entry on Festival Nights, please follow signage to the lower level parking lot on the Northeast side of the museum and check-in at the Garden Kiosk.  Accessible entry and exit points are indicated on all maps.

For information on wheelchair access or other accessibility matters, please visit our Accessibility Page or contact us at 918-748-5300.

Q:

Is there an accessible entry and pathway throughout the Gardens?

A:

We are committed to creating accessible experiences for all visitors.

For accessible entry on Festival Nights, please follow signage to the lower level parking lot on the northeast side of the museum and check-in at the Garden Kiosk. Accessible entry and exit points are indicated on all maps.

Much of the Gardens are accessible for those using a wheelchair or mobility device. Some paths have uneven surfaces and one ramp has a steep slope. Please feel free to ask any Philbrook staff or volunteer, throughout the evening, for assistance and or additional accommodation. For more information and answers about accessibility, visit the Accessibility Page or call us at 918-748-5300.

Admission Information

For all Philbrook Festival Nights, advance, timed entry tickets will be required, as capacity is limited each Festival Night.

Bundle up! Festival Nights are special ticketed events outdoors throughout the gardens. Please dress accordingly and wear comfortable shoes. In case of inclement weather, Festival Nights may be cancelled. View our Refund & Ticketing Policy for more information.

Members: $5
Member Youth: FREE!
Adults: $15
Youth: $3
Take & Make Activity: $5

NEW in 2020: Receive 15% off your admissions and activities when you purchase three (3) or more Take & Make Activity tickets. Discount only applicable to advance purchases (prior to 5pm on each Festival Night).

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Festival Take & Make Activity: Sky Gems

This year’s Take & Make is inspired by geometric glittering jewels and warm gold. Hang it in a window, on a tree, or even outside beneath a *covered* porch to let the bell ring in the breeze. Get everything you need to make a Sky Gem for $5/project.

Patrons & Sponsors

As a Festival supporter, you underwrite $1 admission and safe, fun activities to families in need year-round through Philbrook’s Museums for All program. You also provide critical support for the museum’s mission work to make a creative and connected community through art and gardens. Packages include tickets to the Festival Preview on November 21, commemorative 2020 Festival pin, complimentary admission on all Festival Nights, and corporate benefits.

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Presenting Sponsor

Sponsor, Williams Companies

Contributing Sponsor

Sponsor, Luxa Enterprises

Zink Family Foundation

Gold Patron

Barbara & Hal Allen
Diana & Jim Benien
Wendy & Gentner Drummond
Robyn & Larry Ewing
Cindy & Bob Peterson
Stinnett & Associates
Susan & Bill Thomas
Suzanne & William Warren

Silver Patron

Billie & Howard Barnett
FC Tulsa
Anne & Bruce Jones
Bonnie Klein
RAM Energy – Marilyn & Larry Lee

Patron 

Jennifer & Jonathan Anthony
Sarah & Craig Buchan
Erin Donovan
Jane S. Grimshaw
Lane & Chris Hartshorn
Sandra & Edward Moore
Paul Nelson
Alice Rodgers
Mallory & Thomas Shannon
Kim Smith & Robert Stanley
Whittney & Joey Stauffer
Josephine Winter

Lighting Sponsors

Sponsor, Integrity Lighting
Sponsor, Omni Lighting

Media Sponsor

Sponsor, Mix 96.5: Today's Best Music

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