• HOLLY-DAYS at the GARDENS

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    Name: HOLLY-DAYS at the GARDENS
    Date: December 1, 2018
    Time: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM CST
    All the Holiday Spirit you Need, at the South Texas Botanical Gardens!
    Event Description:
    A 20-foot Frazier Fir with 24,000 colored lights, on the Rose Garden lawn, will be the centerpiece of ‘Holly-Days’ at the Gardens, 9 am to 6 pm, Saturday and Sunday, December 1 and 2, at the South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center, 8545 S. Staples St.   At a second large tree in the Rose Pavilion, guests may use phones or cameras for brief photo sessions with Santa, parrots and reptiles. A third, smaller tree will decorate the Bromeliad Conservatory.   
        Other options for enhancing visitor holiday spirits will include crafts and storytelling for kids; holiday music while strolling through the Gardens; and great gift ideas in Nature’s Boutique. All activities included in general admission except photo sessions with Santa and friends, $10 donation each, which helps fund parrot and reptile care.
    SCHEDULE
     
    Story-Telling:    “The Night before Christmas in Texas”,
                                 “Legend of the Poinsettia”         10 am, 3 pm                             
    Pictures with Santa, Parrots:   10:30-11:30 am, 12:30-1:30 pm           
    Pictures with Santa, Reptiles:    3:30-4:30 pm                             
    Parrot Talk Show                       1:30-2:30 pm                            
    Kids Crafts:                                  10 am-2 pm                              
    Kids “Loose Parts” Program (Natural Materials Block Building)  2-4 pm
    Food Truck on site for Lunch!                                      
     
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    Location:
    SOUTH TEXAS BOTANICAL GARDENS & NATURE CENTER, 8545 S. Staples, Corpus Christi, TX.  
    Date/Time Information:
    SCHEDULE
    Story-Telling:    “The Night before Christmas in Texas”, 
                             “Legend of the Poinsettia”         10 am, 3 pm                             
    Pictures with Santa, Parrots:   10:30-11:30 am, 12:30-1:30 pm           
    Pictures with Santa, Reptiles:    3:30-4:30 pm                             
    Parrot Talk Show:                       1:30-2:30 pm                            
    Kids Crafts:                               10:00 am-2 pm                              
    Kids “Loose Parts” Program (Natural Materials Block Building)  2-4 pm
    Food Truck on site for Lunch!                                      
    Contact Information:
    361-852-2100
    Fees/Admission:
    All activities included in General Admission, except $10 donation for photo sessions with Santa, animals.
    ADULTS:  $8;
    SRS, ACTIVE MILITARY, COLLEGE:  $6;
    KIDS 3-12:  $4;
    MEMBERS, UNDER AGE 3:  Free.
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