Prairie Lights (2nd of two weekends)

Prairie Lights (2nd of two weekends)

December 1st, 2023 - December 3, 2023 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Dyck Arboretum of the Plains
177 West Hickory
Hesston, KS 67062
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December 1, 2, and 3 from 5:30 to 8 pm. 

Experience the quiet beauty of Kansas in winter: dormant native grasses shifting in the wind, lights reflecting in our pond, and leafless trees lit from below like living sculptures. Observing tens of thousands of twinkle lights adorning the Arboretum path and illuminating our grounds is a great way to kick off the holiday season and find renewed appreciation for the prairie landscape around us.

Advanced tickets required (please read guidelines below):

  • $5 for Adults
  • FREE for children ages 0 to 12
  • Members may use their coupon code at checkout to receive member discount
  • Non-refundable, non-transferable

Program in Pavilion “Snow Globe” (6:30 to 7:45 p.m.)

Each night, musical or educational programming will be at 6:30 pm and again at 7:15 pm. A reading of the children’s story “Stranger in the Woods” will be from 7 to 7:15 p.m.

  • Friday, December 1: Prairie Bronze Handbell Ensemble
  • Saturday, December 2: Grassland Groupies, “Birds of the Prairie”
  • Sunday, December 3: Dave Anderson, hammered dulcimer