From family photos against the stunning backdrop of the conservatory to a little fun with Santa and Mrs. Claus, it's easy to create memorable moments during the holiday season at Powell Gardens.
Holiday Cheer Conservatory Exhibit
Fill yourself with holiday cheer when you step inside the conservatory where poinsettias in an array of festive colors are on display! Bring your camera—this is the perfect setting for photos with family and friends. The exhibit is open daily (except Christmas and New Year's Day) through December 31, 2016.
Holiday Concert Series in the Chapel
presented by Friends of Powell Gardens
The Marjorie Powell Allen Chapel is an extraordinary venue in which to enjoy seasonal music. The 2016 series features performances on Saturday, December 10, and Sunday, December 11. Details and tickets will be available at powellgardens.org/HolidayConcerts in August.
Gardens by Candlelight: A Luminary Walk
For two magical nights (5-7:30 p.m. December 10 and 11, 2016) experience Powell Gardens aglow with the soft light of hundreds of luminaria. Enjoy live music in the grand hall of the Visitor Center and then stroll the candlelit path to the Marjorie Powell Allen Chapel for another festive performance. Learn more here.
Home for the Holidays
Bring a friend to Powell Gardens for Home for the Holidays on Saturday, December 3, 2016—a festive day designed to get you and your home in the holiday spirit. Enjoy food samples, see holiday demonstrations that will inspire you to craft some holiday magic of your own, and shop for unique gifts you won't find elsewhere, including some gorgeous poinsettias!
Fun with Santa and Mrs. Claus
Santa and Mrs. Claus return to Powell Gardens for one morning of fun on December 17, 2016! Enjoy a Chris Cakes' pancake breakfast, meet Santa and Mrs. Claus, make a craft to take home and more! Learn more.
The Warrensburg Recorder Consort will perform in the Marjorie Powell Allen Chapel during Gardens by Candlelight: A Luminary Walk on Saturday, December 10, 2016. Photo by Roland Thibault.
Did you know? Poinsettias are native to Central America and tropical Mexico and are actually shrubs that can grow to 10 feet tall. The Powell Gardens' exhibit is the largest in the area.
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