Browse our list below for events happening at the Gardens this year. If you’re looking for classes and other programming, check out our Learning for Adults and Learning for Families & Children pages for more information.
Thursdays through Sundays, November 15 – December 31
(Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve)
Join us again for the largest light show in Maine! From 4 to 9 p.m. on Thursday through Sunday evenings, see hundreds of thousands of lights strung through CMBG’s upper gardens in a dramatic display of brilliant color.
In addition to the dazzling lighting displays, visitors will also enjoy holiday shopping in the Gardenshop. Grab your friends and family and experience an enchanting evening in a festively lit wonderland.
Children’s Gardens Activities
Children's Garden Weekend Activities
Saturdays and Sundays, September 8-October 28
Garden Puppet Theater- 11 a.m.
Chicken Feeding-2 p.m.
The Great Pumpkin Hunt
Saturday, October 20 (Rain date: Sunday, October 21)
Enjoy a fun-filled fall day at the Gardens during this free family event packed with fall-themed games, music, activities and prizes! Kids can take part in our Great Pumpkin Hunt and search for “golden pumpkins” to collect a prize, then decorate a pumpkin to take home. Admission to the Gardens is free during this event. Donations to the Boothbay Region Food Pantry at the door will be gratefully accepted.