Festival runs November 23 through December 31, 2018. The Museum comes alive with holiday events, visits from Santa, train rides, Lego Village, garden games, live music, shopping, décor, and thousands of lights in the gardens reflecting the spirit of the season. Gather the whole family for unforgettable experiences.
Festival Nights are special ticketed event nights which feature a NEW light show in the gardens, a NEW train ride through the gardens, live music performances, make-and-take activities for the kids, refreshments, and other special programming.
Bundle up! Festival is an indoor and outdoor event, so please be prepared for cold, wet and/or windy weather. Please dress accordingly and wear comfortable shoes.
In case of inclement weather, outdoor activities including the light show may be cancelled. Sections of the Philbrook Gardens will have limited visibility; please stay on well-lit paths for safety.
Regardless of date and time, Philbrook visitors can expect a consistent experience including:
- Museum & Gardens decorated for the holiday season
- Self-guided educational activities for families, groups, individuals, and couples
- Lego Village (Mezzanine)
- Holiday shopping
At a Festival Night, visitors experience:
- Thousands of lights and a new light show decorating the Gardens and grounds
- Live musical performances
- Make & Take Activities
- Train Rides
- Food & drink, including a cash bar and hot cocoa
- Special programming
Admission & Ticketing
For all Philbrook Festival nights, tickets will be required for Members and Not-Yet Members. Adult tickets are $5/Philbrook Members, $15/Not-yet Members. Kids are free but require a ticket. Family packages are available.