Lumagination 2019 - Now - Feb 24
January 31-February 2
6-9pm, 6-10pm Fridays & Saturdays
See special feature dates below
Inside the Botanical Gardens!
The Magic of Air - The interior of the Botanical Gardens will be illuminated to excite imaginations, stimulate the senses and entertain all ages! Air motivates ordinary things to move in amazing ways. There are so many magical surprises in store at this exhibit - colorful and creative lighting, dancing silks, bouncing paper cranes, hot air balloons and kites of all sizes, metallic mobiles, cyclones of fabric and so much more! #Lumagination @BuffaloGardens
Best Family Fun (winter)
Buffalo Spree 2018 Best of WNY Winner
2019 Lumagination Survey
Lumagination is produced by:
General Public Tickets:
$12 Seniors (62+)
$12 Students (13+ with ID)
$6 Kids 3-12
Kids 2 and under free
Botanical Gardens Members' Tickets:
$10 Seniors (62+)
$10 Students (13+ with ID)
$6 Kids 3-12
Kids 2 and under free
Tickets available online OR at the door!
Tickets purchased online can be used any night of Lumagination
* Tickets available online and at the door
* Guest passes and coupons are not valid
* Tripods are not permitted
* The Botanical Gardens will close at 4:30pm and re-open at 6pm for Lumagination
Lumagination Happy Hours - February 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23
Join us for casual drinks and food in a lively space with an industrial but intimate feel and colorful lighting. Enjoy food and drinks from Salvatore’s Italian Gardens before or after attending Lumagination. Happy Hours will be located in the Administration Building next to the Botanical Gardens. Admission to Happy Hour is free and food and drinks will be available for purchase.
February 13 - Pride Night with the Pride Center of WNY
February 14 - Valentine’s Day & Happy Hour
The first 300 visitors will receive a special Valentine’s Day surprise!
February 17 - Family Night with the Botanical Gardens
Everyone will enjoy added kids activities and more!
January 27 - Family Night with the Aquarium of Niagara
Aquarium of Niagara Members, with valid ID, receive Botanical Gardens’ Member prices. Everyone will enjoy kids activities, touch tank fun and more!
January 29 - Photo Night - For professional and amateur photographers only. -
January 31 - Sensory Night hosted by Autism Services
Everyone welcome! We encourage the autism community to enjoy this special evening. ASI facilitators will be on hand to greet visitors and discuss the benefits of sensory environments.
February 1 - Hero Night & Happy Hour
Sponsored by National Grid
Active Military and Veterans, with valid ID, receive free admission.
February 5 - Photo Night - For professional and amateur photographers only.
February 6 - College Night
College students, with valid ID, will receive $2 off student admission.
February 10 - Family Night with the Buffalo Zoo
Buffalo Zoo Members, with valid ID, receive Botanical Gardens’ Member prices. Everyone will enjoy added kids activities, animal interaction and more!
Have a Private Party at Lumagination!
Any night of Lumagination!
Perfect for a corporate party, group meet-up, birthday party or a family get-together. Our Administration Building has a private space for any size function. Enjoy food and drinks from Salvatore’s Italian Gardens before attending Lumagination. Please contact the Event Department at email@example.com or 827.1584 ext. 220.
Lumagination is sponsored by: