Illumination: Tree Lights at the Morton Arboretum

Sat Nov 19, 2022
4:30pm to 10:00pm CT
All ages
$16-$27 for non-members
The Morton Arboretum

Illuminations will feature six new displays along with returning favorites in 2022 Visitors will walk a one-mile path with thousands of lights in displays illuminating the trees, accompanied by music. An awe inspiring display will illuminate the new Grand Garden. Visitors can enjoy some old favorites and new displays. Stop along the way to roast s'mores around a campfire or drink a hot beverage from concession stands. 

Prices vary for members and non-members and based on whether visitors attend at peak hours. Illumination opens each evening at 4:30 p.m., with the last entry at 8:30 p.m., and lights will go out at 9:30 p.m. The event is closed November 21, 24 (Thanksgiving), 28; December 5, 12, 24 (Christmas Eve), and 25 (Christmas Day).

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