Special Events at Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens

December Nights &
Holiday Lights

November 27 through December 13:
Wed. - Sun. only, 6 to 9 pm
December 16 through 24:
Nightly, 6 to 9 pm

Our existing gardens are lit with well over 600,000 lights in this festive evening event that is THE regional "must-see!" Music, sweet treats and a model railroad display add to the 2015 holiday experience. This is the Christmas walking-tour event in Savannah that so many describe as "magical and pretty." Admission charged per person. Rainy weather causes nightly cancellations of the illuminated displays -- don't procrastinate, if dry weather is forecasted, plan your visit! Discounted admission on Wednesday evenings. More information >>
Valentine's Chocolate &
Wine Tasting

Sunday, February 14
7 to 9 pm

This hugely popular evening program is back and bigger than ever, as it will be held in the Great Hall of the new Visitor's Center! Bring your sweetheart or a good friend to enjoy the flavors of wines with chocolate on St. Valentine's Day. Find out about the chocolate tree and grapes that make the tasting worthwhile. Registration is required and this event tends to book-up quickly. Check back in late December for more details on this delicious event!

Friends of the Coastal Gardens' Wild Game & Fish Fry Supper

Friday, February 26
7 to 9 pm

On a late winter's evening, join the Friends of the Coastal Gardens for their annual Wild Game and Fish Fry Supper at the Lakeside Pavilion. This fundraiser boasts unique Southern fare such as alligator, elk, venison, duck, quail, fried fish and hushpuppies, grits and gravy, assorted salad greens, hot biscuits and homemade desserts. Reservations are required and cost is charged per person/plate. More information on this event forthcoming in early January.

Friends of the Coastal Gardens' Sunday supper in the strawberry Patch

Sunday, April 24
5 to 7 pm

The 21st annual Sunday Supper showcases the prized springtime fruit: the strawberry! This informal, traditional supper is held at our Lakeside Pavilion featuring the first of CGBG's strawberry harvest for the evening's dessert! Optional late afternoon Gardens tours, presentation/welcome address lead in to the catered supper. Charge per person, with adult and childrens' meal rates. Silent auction items also presented at the Supper, ranging from exotic trips and artwork to garden plants.