Tower Hill's annual "HOLLY DAYS", a horticultural celebration of the winter
holidays, will highlight the world of fashion, Nov. 25-Jan. 2. Ornaments
reflecting fashionable shoes, hats, pocketbooks, and other items, will be transformed int objects of art with all natural materials. On display will decorated trees, wreaths, and swags adorned with hand-crafted ornaments made of dried flowers, leaves, seeds, seed-heads, cones, branches, and fruits. Llights illuminate the lush foliage of flowering plants and bulbs in the interior glass houses, with the show continues outdoors in the new Winter Garden.
This year's weekend & Wednesday evening entertainment includes live music, youth activities, holiday workshops, and garden tours. Visitors may browse the Gift Shopand lunch at Tower Hill's Twigs Café, (open daily 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M). Twigs Café will serve small plate dinners at "Food & Fire" in the Great Hall with its grand fireplace, on Wednesday evenings from 4:30pm-7:30 pm.
A HOLLY DAYS GALA & FASHION SHOW takes place on Friday, December 2, from 6-9 pm, and will include a light dinner, followed by a fashion show presented by James Hogan, and caroling in the Limonaia. Tickets are $125 per person and may be purchased online, or by calling 508-869-6111.
The HOLLY DAYS exhibit and entertainment is included with garden admission; $10
Adults, $7 Seniors (65+) and $5 Youth (6-18), children under 6 and Members admitted
FREE. Discounted group rates are available.
Hours: Daily from Nov. 25-Jan. 2, 9 A.M. to 5 P.M., Wednesdays until 8 P.M., CLOSED
December 24, 25, 31, and January 1. Tower Hill is located at 11 French Drive in
Boylston, Mass., three miles north of exit 24 off Route 290. For more information,
contact Tower Hill Botanic Garden at 508-869-6111, or visit the website at www.towerhillbg.org