Tickets will be available online beginning in September 2022. Visit our website,, to purchase tickets.

The State Botanical Garden and grounds will close at 4 p.m. on nights when Winter WonderLights is scheduled. Day visitors must exit the grounds before returning to the light show at their scheduled time.

Free off-site parking will be provided in two UGA lots on South Milledge Avenue. The primary lot will be the UGA Soccer/Softball Complex, located at 2330 S. Milledge Ave. Athens, Ga. 30605. UGA Transportation and Parking Services will provide free… Full story

The State Botanical Garden is located at 2450 S. Milledge Ave. in Athens, Ga. The entrance is roughly a mile from the Athens-10 Loop, exit 6. Click Here for a link to google maps

You should arrive 20 minutes before your timed ticketed entrance. This will allow ample time to park and ride the shuttle to the State Botanical Garden.

Timed entrances will be scheduled to enhance the visitor’s experience. The first guests will be admitted at 5:30 p.m. and continue in 30-minute increments, with the last admission at 9 p.m. The 30-minute increments are for entry times only; guests… Full story

This year, Winter WonderLights will be open beginning Nov. 23. The show will be open weekly on the following dates: Nov. 23, 25 and 27, Nov. 30-Dec.4, Dec. 7-11, Dec. 14-23, Dec. 26-30 and Jan. 2-8, 2023.

We schedule pickups between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm as well as 4:00 pm till 6:00pm on Wednesday and Thursday. We also have slots available on Fridays from 12:00 pm till 2:00pm and from 3:00 pm till… Full story

Yes. You will receive 2 emails from the Garden. The first will be a Thank you that is automated on order completion. The second will be the notice that our Horticulture staff have received your order and are working to… Full story

YES! Our Friends Members will be able to enter a promotional code and get 10% off their order. If your not a member or you need to renew your membership, then just select the Friends Membership section and add a… Full story