Springfield Botanical Gardens Hosting “Gardens Aglow” Starting Friday

The Springfield Friends of the Garden is hosting “Gardens Aglow”, a special light festival, at the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden in the Springfield Botanical Gardens.

The event takes place Thursdays through Saturdays starting November 29 and running through December 28, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. each night.

Gardens Aglow features more than 75,000 lights accenting the structures and landscaping of the Stroll Garden. There will also be a fire pit for gathering after strolling through the display.

Admission is $5 for adults, free for children 12 and under. Members of Friends of the Garden and the Springfield Sister Cities Association members also get into the event free if they show their membership card.

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