We had another strong showing at the Holiday Light Show (HLS) last night.  The event has gone very well and while many folks (including me!) prefer some snow on the ground, the show continues to be spectacular and well received.  See www.rotarybotanicalgardens.org for more information on the schedule, purchasing tickets and possible weather related, Read More

The Holiday Light Show (HLS) went well last night despite the day being damp and the evening being very humid with light mist.  The crowd of 2,300 seemed to enjoy the HLS and with six remaining nights, we hope to see continued strong attendance.  See www.rotarybotanicalgardens.org for more details on this event including options, Read More

We had a solid turnout at the Holiday Light Show (HLS) over this past weekend with almost 8,000 folks coming over the last two evenings.  Today is a bit rainy but we’ll run the show tonight as the rain will move on shortly.  If you’re coming over the next three nights (Dec. 21-23), wear, Read More

I reached a milestone with the blog posting yesterday being my 2000th!The Holiday Light Show (HLS) ran well last night and saw a moderate crowd for attendance.  The weekend crowds will certainly be larger as attendance will build as we get closer to Christmas.  The weather was chilly today but nice and sunny.  Another, Read More

The weather is getting a bit more “winter-like” with dipping temperatures and some colder evenings.  Another warm spell will arrive this weekend but the next seven days look pretty good for running our Holiday Light Show (HLS).  We anticipate big crowds for this event (4 pm – 8 pm) and recommend folks consider purchasing, Read More

Today was another wet and overcast day (particularly in the morning) but the weather looks promising for our upcoming seven day stretch of the Holiday Lights Show (HLS) December 17th through the 23rd. There are some additional dates beyond that so check out www.rotarybotanicalgardens.org for more information on the schedule, entertainment and information on, Read More

The drizzle of the last two days disappeared with some sun and blue sky occasionally making an appearance.  The temperatures are cooling a bit and this will be perfect for “drying out” the Holiday Light Show (HLS) for the next batch of open evenings (December 17 – December 23, 4 pm – 8 pm)., Read More

Due to rainy weather yesterday, we had to cancel the Holiday Light Show (HLS) for Sunday night.  However the first two nights (Friday and Saturday) saw close to 6,000 folks (total) come through the HLS which is a nice number for two days.  We’ll be heading in to a seven day stretch of the, Read More

I have so many historic images of the gardens that I’m planning to blog about a little history every Friday this winter.  Today was slow around the Horticulture Center with Maury coming in for some errands and Dr. Gredler in for some painting.  Gary popped in as well. The Holiday Light Show (HLS) ran, Read More

Mild temperatures continued today with a high in the upper 50 degrees F which is making the grass start to grow!  The sun periodically made an appearance as well.  We thought we might need to get our mowers out but there are now too many cords for our Holiday Light Show (HLS) which starts, Read More