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Sip and Shop While Savoring Sights and Sounds of the Season during Third Annual Holiday in the Garden

Fort Worth Botanic Garden | Botanical Research Institute of Texas invites everyone to celebrate the season at this year’s “Holiday in the Garden” Dec. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The festive indoor-outdoor event takes place rain or shine and will feature a Sip-n-Shop, festive décor, free afternoon admissions to the Garden (2 – 4 p.m.) and even a special visit from Santa Claus. The Fort Worth Opera continues a favorite tradition of live, holiday performances and this year, Wandering Roots Markets has organized a larger number of food trucks, live music and an artisan market featuring handmade goods for sale.

“Holiday in the Garden continues to grow, and this year will be supporting more local businesses than ever before,” said Vice President of Operations Ennis Anderson. “Guests will be able to delight in the holiday season while shopping for one-of-a-kind gifts and enjoying time with friends and family.”

Event highlights:

  • Holiday Sip and Shop
    • Food trucks, live music, artisan market featuring handmade goods for sale
    • 10 – 4 p.m.
    • Free to the public
  • Santa in the Garden
    • Ho, Ho, Ho! Stop by and say hello to Santa
    • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
    • Free to the public
  • Fort Worth Opera
    • Experience the magic of the holiday season in song with an outdoor performance by the Fort Worth Opera.
    • 11 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    • Free to the public

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