The Quad City Botanical Center is in full Winter Bloom this December and you’re invited to the inaugural Winter Night, Winter Lights evening to kick it off!

This Friday Dec 1 from 6-9 p.m. Winter Night, Winter Lights will get the winter season started at the Quad City Botanical Center.

Tickets are $30, and reservations are required. You can purchase tickets online at http://www.shop.qcgardens.com/Winter-Nights-ALight-Cocktail-Party-WNA.htm.

Cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres and a complimentary champagne toast to celebrate the exclusive first-peek access to the Winter Nights, Winter Lights display will be included in ticket purchase.

For a full menu list you can visit the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/1741584672518582/.

This exhibit will be open to the public on December 4-7, 10-13, 16-20, 22-24 and 26-30 from 4:30-8:30 p.m. Tickets for adults are $8, youth tickets are $4 and children 2 and under are free.

Don’t miss out on this brand-new beautiful event at the QC Botanical Center!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for QuadCities.com.