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Tree and Stars Winter Celebration
Saturday, December 19, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm$30 – $70
Join us for our first-ever winter celebration! Together we will celebrate the winter night sky with delicious food and drink in the Arboretum’s forests enlivened with festive spirit. We will take a night hike through the winter woods to our meadow deck where we’ll view twinkling stars and the waxing moon through telescopes brought by the Houston Astronomical Society.
Trees & Stars Winter Celebration Activities
Night sky viewing with the Houston Astronomical Society
The Houston Astronomical Society will be bringing an assortment of their large telescopes for some winter night sky viewing. The telescopes will be set at our meadow, a short walk from the Nature Center.
Wreath, Garland & Tree Sale
This holiday season get your holiday décor at the Houston Arboretum! We will be offering high quality Fraser fir wreaths, garland and trees fresh cut from North Carolina. You can choose from 24 different varieties of handmade wreaths, and by-the-foot or standard sizes of garland.
Photos with Santa
A very special guest will be stopping by for the festivities! Tell your youngsters to have their lists ready so you can capture the moment!
Holiday Craft – Wine Cork Reindeer!
Get creative in our lobby and design your very own wine cork reindeer! All supplies to make reindeer will be provided.