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Yuletide: A Winter Solstice Celebration with Paul Gavin and Mosaic, and the Byrne Bros.

On the longest night of the year, ring in the Winter Solstice and celebrate. Enjoy a path of twinkling luminaries, live music on the Oval Lawn with Paul Gavin and Mosaic and The Byrne Bros., and Carillonneur Geert D’hollander will present a Moonlight Recital with sacred hymns.

Event Date & Time

Thursday, December 21, 2023
1:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Oval Lawn


Free for members / $20 for non-member adults, $10 for non-member children ages 6 – 17 (includes admission)
No Registration Required

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Yuletide Schedule of Events
1:30 – 3 p.m. Paul Gavin and Mosaic: A Christmas Jazz Party – Oval Lawn
5 – 7 p.m. The Byrne Bros. Live – Oval Lawn
5 – 8 p.m. Twinkling Luminaries – Olmsted Gardens
7 p.m. – Ben Pugh, Bagpiper – Strolling from Oval Lawn to the Tower
7:30 – 8 p.m. – Sacred Music Carillon Concert with Carillonneur Geert D’hollander

The Shop at Bok and the Blue Palmetto Café will close at 7:30 p.m.

Please Note:
Ticket price includes general admission to the Gardens. Tickets are available for purchase at boktower.org, in person at the Visitor Center or by phone at 863-734-1222. All programs and classes promptly begin at stated time and visitors are encouraged to arrive at least 10 minutes before class begins for check-in. Check-in begins 30 minutes prior to the class start time. Culinary events are demonstration based and late arrivals may not be accommodated. For classes held after 5 pm, the entrance gate will stay open for an additional 30 minutes after the start time. Once the gate closes, late arrivals will not be admitted. Due to the nature of culinary events held at the Outdoor Kitchen, Bok Tower Garden may attempt, but cannot guarantee, to accommodate food allergies. Dogs are not permitted at any educational program.