Date(s) - Thursday, Jan 31, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will host Lumagination 2019 from 6 to 9 p.m. weeknights and 6 to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Jan. 26 to 27, Jan. 30 to Feb. 2, Feb. 6 to 10 and Feb. 13 to 23 at the Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo.
The interior of the Botanical Gardens will be illuminated to excite imaginations, stimulate the senses and entertain all ages
The cost for the general public is $14 adults, $12 seniors (62 and older), $12 students (13 and older with ID), $6 kids 3 to 12. Kids 2 and younger get in free.
For Botanical Gardens members, the cost is $12 adults, $10 seniors (62 and older), $10 students (13 and older with ID), $6 Kids 3 to 12.
Lumagination will also featuring the following special events:
Happy Hour: from 5 to 9 p.m. Feb. 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16. Botanical Gardens transforms the administration building into a pop-up restaurant and bar in partnership with Salvatore’s Italian Gardens.
Jan. 27: Family night with the Aquarium of Niagara. Aquarium of Niagara members receive Botanical Gardens member prices. Everyone will enjoy kids activities, touch tank fun and more. Sponsored by Wegmans.
Jan. 29: Photo night. For professional and amateur photographers only.
Jan. 31: Sensory night hosted by Autism Services. Everyone is welcome. The autism community is encouraged to enjoy this special evening. ASI facilitators will be on hand to greet visitors and discuss the benefits of sensory environments.
Feb. 1: Hero night. Sponsored by National Grid. Active military and veterans, with valid ID, receive free admission.
Feb. 6: College night. College students, with valid ID, will receive $2 off student admission.
Feb. 10: Family night with the Buffalo Zoo. Buffalo Zoo members receive Botanical Gardens member prices. Everyone will enjoy added kids activities, animal interaction and more. Sponsored by Wegmans.
Feb. 13: Pride night with the Pride Center of WNY.
Feb. 14: Valentine’s Day. The first 300 visitors will receive a special Valentine’s Day surprise.
Feb. 17: Family night with the Botanical Gardens. Everyone will enjoy added kids activities and more. Sponsored by Wegmans.