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Tohono Chul’s Twinkle Light Tradition 2018

Friday, December 7, 2018 @ 5:25 pm - Saturday, December 8, 2018 @ 8:30 pm MST

Make the Most of the Holiday Season at Tohono Chul’s Twinkle Light Tradition! The next two weekends of Holiday Nights are full of fun for everyone! Stroll along paths sparkling from over a million twinkling lights, enjoy musicians and entertainers performing throughout the gardens, not to mention free hot chocolate and cookies are included in the ticket price! Holiday Nights takes place from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. December 7 – 8 and December 14 – 15. Tickets are $12 for members, $16 for the general public, and $3 for children ages 12 and under, and available online or at the door. Be sure to download Tohono Chul’s free iPhone or Android app to navigate the gardens, locate the performers and vendors, as well as receive notifications when a performance starts!

December 7 & 8 Performances:
· Grupo Riken (Fri.), Rene Taylor (Sat.)
· Domingo de Grazia Spanish Band (Fri. & Sat.)
· Cirque Roots Fire Show (Fri. & Sat.)
· Desert Melodies (Fri.), Kathy Acosta Zavala (Sat.)
· Santa (Fri. & Sat.)

Performance Garden
Children’s Garden
Exhibit House Patio
Lomaki House

Performance Start Time:
5:25, 6:25, 7:25 & 8:05 p.m.
5:30, 6:35, 7:35 p.m.
6:15, 7:15, & 8:10 p.m.
5:35, 6:35, 7:35, & 8:10 p.m.
6 – 8 p.m.

The Garden Bistro continues its annual holiday buffet tradition during Holiday Nights with special menus featured weekly. Reservations are required as seating is limited and interested parties can call 520-742-6455 x 501 to secure their seats. Enjoy fantastic food with friends and family for $42.95 per person, $17.50 for children ages 6-12, and children ages 5 and under eat free. Prices do not include tax or gratuity. See the tantalizing buffet menu planned for December 7 & 8:

· Smoked Tohono Meatloaf
· Crispy Chicken & Waffles with Chiltepin Honey

· Sesame Miso Dressed Salmon
· Braised Cabbage & Apple Vegan Sausage
· Chef-Tossed Salad Bar
· Fruit, Cheese, & Meat Chef’s Board
· Roasted Red Potato, Thyme and Shallot

· Gnocchi Mac & Cheese
· Orange-Glazed Carrots & Parsnips
· Green Chile Corn Chowder

· Warm Bread Pudding

· Assorted Pies, Cakes, and Tartlets

Tohono Chul is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to enrich people’s lives by connecting them with the wonders of nature, art, and culture in the Sonoran Desert region and inspiring wise stewardship of the natural world. For more information about the event, entertainment schedules, and full Garden Bistro buffet menus please visit or call 520-742-6455.


Friday, December 7, 2018 @ 5:25 pm MST
Saturday, December 8, 2018 @ 8:30 pm MST
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Tohono Chul Park
7366 N. Paseo del Norte
Tucson, AZ United States
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