Las Noches de Las Luminarias back at Desert Botanical Garden

November, 2017

24Nov - 30DecNov 245:30 p.m.Dec 30Las Noches de Las Luminarias(November 24) 5:30 p.m. - (December 30) 9:30 p.m. Desert Botanical GardenEvents Categories:Experience,Music

Event Details

This year, the Garden will be aglow for 21 magical evenings and will feature more than 8,000 hand lit luminaria bags, thousands of white twinkle lights and the sights and sounds of 10 unique entertainment ensembles, including local favorite, Simply Three. Experience the bold, monumental sculptures of Japanese American artist Jun Kaneko throughout Garden trails. Enjoy dinner at the Garden with family and friends, and stroll each path with a warm cup of cider or cocoa. The southwest elegance and beauty of the Garden at night, will remind you of what the season is all about.

Dates of the luminaries and music
November 24 – Nov 25, Dec 8 – 10, Dec 15 – 17, Dec 19 – 23, Dec 26 – 30, 2017

All acts performing nightly unless otherwise noted. 

  • Mariachi Pasión & Ballet Folklorico Quetzalli
  • Run Boy Run | Americana Bluegrass
  • Traveler featuring Scott Jeffers | World Fusion Music
  • Simply Three | Classical Crossover (all nights exluding Nov. 24 -25 and Dec. 23-26)
  • The Sugar Thieves | Delta Blues and Americana (Nov. 24-25, Dec. 23, 26)
  • Mother Road Trio | Blues, Swing and Gypsy Soul (all evenings except Dec. 9)
  • The Sahnas Brothers | Spanish and Mediterranean Fusion (Dec. 9)
  • Salt River Brass | Classical and holiday
  • Liberty Wildlife | Raptors of Arizona
  • Yellowbird/ Duncan Family | Apache Winter Stories & Native Flute
  • Cowboy and Cowgirl Stories | Arizona & Western Songs and Stories
    • Sue Harris (Nov. 24-25)
    • Dolan Ellis – Arizona’s Official Balladeer (Dec. 1-10)
    • Sid Hausman (Dec. 15-30)
  • Explora Un Tesoro En El Desierto | Meet the on-air Talent of Univision (Dec. 17)

Handbell Ensembles

  • Handbell Ringers of Sun City
  • Nov. 24 & 25
  • Desert Bells International
  • Dec. 1, 2, 8, 9, 10, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29
  • Bells of Joy
  • Dec. 3 & 21
  • Camelback Bible Church
  • Dec. 15 & 19
  • Bells of Praise
  • Dec. 16
  • Dayspring Bells
  • Dec. 17
  • Rhapsody Handbells
  • Dec. 20 & 30
  • *Programming subject to change. 

    For tickets, visit the Desert Botanical Gardens website.
    For additional holiday events, visit our event page.

Time

November 24 (Friday) 5:30 pm - December 30 (Saturday) 9:30 pm

Location

Desert Botanical Garden

1201 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix, AZ 85008

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