Special Events


December 4, 2015
Food Trucks in Lights

Be the first to see Flamingo Garden's annual Garden of Lights! The Food Trucks are decked out for the holidays and serving up the goodies in the front parking lot from 5-9 while Digital Anarchy spins the tunes in the parking lot. Then check out the sneak-peak of the decorations and music and light show inside the gardens.

Entry to Food Trucks and parking are free. Admission to Gardens of LIghts after 5pm is only $5 per person.

December Food Trucks include:
Billy Bobs Corn
Che Grill
Crazy About Chew
Dawgs and Wiches
Dolci Peccati Gelato
Frankie's Pizza
Jefe's Original Fish Tacos & Burgers
Kratos Greek
Legends BBQ
Nacho Bizness
Red Zeppelin
Sinful Sandwich Co.
Waffle Pops
Zombie Ice

December 12, 13, 19 & 20
Santa's Little Helpers

New! Ride the Catabella Express Holiday Train through the decorated gardens to visit Santa at his workshop from 10am to 4pm. Play in Santa's Snow Mound and help the elves make holiday crafts to keep or give as presents. At 3pm, help Mrs. Claus and the elves determine which animals have been naughty or nice and pass out treats. After all the daytime fun, stay late for the Garden of Lights show from 5-8pm. Each day will feature different craft projects and activities.


Santa, Train, and activities are complimentary with paid admission. Presented by:

December 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27
Garden of Lights

Flamingo Garden's Botanical Gardens are decked out with thousands of lights and decorations while holiday music fills the air, with visits from Santa and special holiday light show set to music runs continuously on Saturday and Sunday nights, December 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27, from 5pm-8pm.
SNEAK PEAK December 4, 5-9pm during Food Trucks

Gardens of Lights is complimentary with daytime admission to Flamingo Gardens, or $5 per person for entry after 5pm to see the lights and light show only.
Presented by:

2015 Special Events:

December 12, 13, 19, 20
Santa's Little Helpers

December 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
Garden of Lights

2016 Special Events:

January 16-17
Flamingo Fest

February 21
Gala in the Gardens

February 27
Broward Family Life Camp Conections

March 26-27
35th Annual Inetrnational Orchid & Bromeliad Show

April 16-17
20th Annual Garden Festival & Bonsai Show

May 7-8
11th Annual African Violet Show & Sale

May 8
Mothers Day Brunch

May 30
Memorial Day KidzFest

June 18-19
Featured Creatures

July 4
Old Fashioned Fourth

July 16-17
Wet & Wild

August 13-14
Back 2 School Weekend

September 5
6th Annual Native Bird Festival

October 8-9
 6th Annual Great Scarecrow Competetion & Harvest Fest

October 15-16, 22-23, 29-30
Harvest Fest

October 30
Story Time with the Good Witch

December 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18
Garden of Lights

December 10-11, 17-18
Santas Little Helpers

For questions about any special event please call 954-473-2955 or email events@flamingogardens.org

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