Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights – Rocket City Mom


Galaxy of Lights is a regional holiday tradition that takes place every November and December at the Garden. For more than 25 years, the Garden has welcomed guests from near and far to explore the magnificent play of light and enjoy the Garden when it is decorated for the holiday season. With both walking and driving experiences, Galaxy offers customers of all ages the chance to share the beloved tradition and make memories together.

This year, Walking Night will offer an experience that is a dazzling mix of familiar features and new surprises, with a special walking route through the garden. The experience will be more immersive than ever while retaining the magic of the Galaxy vacations you know and love. Find out more in the Galaxy of Lights FAQs.


Tickets for Walking Nights and Driving Nights are available for pre-purchase online or at the reception of the Garden during normal opening hours. For Walking Nights, please pre-purchase your timed ticket in advance to guarantee your admission! With limited availability at the gate, gate tickets are not guaranteed during Walking Nights. For Driving Nights, tickets can be pre-purchased for any date or purchased on arrival.

All Galaxy of Lights tickets are non-refundable. Tickets for Walking Nights may be rescheduled to a different date for a transaction fee of $ 5 per ticket. All unused tickets are considered a donation to the Garden to support our missionary activities. To reschedule your Walking Nights ticket (s) or to receive a tax deduction letter for your donation, please email Please allow two business days for a response to ticket inquiries, including rescheduling requests.


Sally J. Minick