November 20 - December 26, 2020

Fridays & Saturdays 5-9 pm

Bring your friends and family together to celebrate the beauty of the Christmas season!


Our botanical garden glows with holiday spirit and is transformed into a natural wonderland filled with unique areas to explore and things to learn. Enjoy complimentary hot cocoa, roasting marshmallows, twinkling lights, warming up near a campfire, storybook trail, and miniature train exhibit.


Discover dazzling festive displays and awaken your senses as you wander through the enchanted gardens. Get creative with a fun make-and-take craft in Santa’s workshop and spread Christmas joy at the Elf Dance Party!


Explore lots of hands-on activities perfect for all ages as you learn about the wonders of winter nature. You can even bring your four-legged family members to partake in all the festive fun!


Plus, take part in special events and workshops for children and adults (see schedule below).


Embrace the holiday spirit with this one-of-a-kind experience at Beech Creek Gardens! November 22 through December 28, Fridays & Saturdays from 5-9 pm. General admission is $7 per person. Beech Creek Members and children ages 2 and younger receive free admission.

Winter Wildlife Presentation

by Stark Parks

Join us on Friday, December 27 at 6:30 & 7:15 pm for a special presentation by Stark Parks! See, learn, and experience wildlife up-close! Learn all about how native Ohio animals adapt for the cold season. The live animals will include an owl, mammal, and a reptile! There will be two 30 minute sessions of the same program occurring from 6:30-7:15 pm & 7:15-7:45 pm. This special presentation is included with Holiday Nights general admission.


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Beech Creek Gardens is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that operates on a 181-acre site in Stark County’s Washington Township in the heart of northeast Ohio. We provide educational opportunities and interactive experiences that inspire people to be good stewards of their communities and the world. 

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Beech Creek Gardens and these participating organizations & businesses in Stark County have pledged to follow Ohio Health Department's Responsible Restart Ohio sector-specific business guidelines for opening. We have implemented guidelines that protect the health of visitors and employees and help prevent the spread of COVID-19.