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Join us for a magical evening under the stars at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden’s “Date Nights in the Garden.” These special nights, reserved for adults, provide the perfect opportunity to celebrate the holiday season with your loved one or friends in a serene and enchanting atmosphere.

What to Expect:

  • Sip on specialty cocktails, including boozy hot cocoa, crafted just for these evenings!
  • Shop local craft vendors for unique holiday gifts and treasures.
  • Enjoy the soothing sounds of live music performed by talented local musicians.
  • Stroll through the illuminated Garden, aglow with holiday lights and decorations.

This is your chance to experience the Garden’s holiday magic without the hustle and bustle of the usual holiday crowds. Don’t miss the chance to make cherished memories together in this winter wonderland.

On Dec 6, catch local musician John David Tice!

John David Tice is a multi-instrumentalist located in the Charlotte Metro region of North Carolina. As a kid, John was always finding some new way to explore sound and music. It’s been a lifelong passion and a never-ending pursuit of musical growth. Born and raised in Georgia, John got his start in Atlanta performing live and in the studio with several regional groups. John moved to Charlotte in 2015 where he continued and expanded his work. John is currently playing solo shows and appearing with The HWY. John has several upcoming projects including a solo EP and an album with This Ambiguous We. When he isn’t performing, John teaches music and composes scores for commercials and videos as the co-owner of Tice Studios.

Please Note:

  • Holidays at the Garden tickets are required for entry and can be purchased in advance.
  • Child-free event; attendees must be 21 years or older.
  • Food from trucks, s’mores roasting, and specialty drinks are available for purchase on-site.

Get ready for a delightful evening of relaxation, romance, and holiday cheer. Make your reservations today for Date Nights in the Garden!