Upcoming Events — Dyck Arboretum of the Plains, Hesston

Posted November 16th, 2018

Everyone is invited to attend this year’s Winter Luminary Walk, “The Prairie Sleeps”  at Dyck Arboretum of the Plains in Hesston.  The Luminary Walk will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on November 23, 24 & 30, and December 1.  Admission to the event is $6 for Adults and $3 for children ages 3 to 15, or advanced tickets can be purchased at dyckarboretum.org or at the Arboretum office for $5 for adults and $2 for children ages 3 to 12.

Traditional outdoor highlights include the walking path lit up by hundreds of luminaries, a nativity scene in the leaf house, and roasting marshmallows at the fire pits. Performances by local groups will include Lindsborg harpist RoJean Loucks at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 23 and Saturday, November 24, Bethel College Academy of Performing Arts Dance Troupe at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 30. On December 1st, the Hesston College instrumental ensembles will play at 6:30 p.m. and the Hesston College choir will do a carol sing at 7:15 p.m.

Saturday, December 1 is also FAMILY NIGHT, with free admission for accompanied children ages 12 and under, face painting, crafts and hay rack rides.  Volunteers are also still needed!  Call 620-327-8127 or visit www.dyckarboretum.org for more information.

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The third concert of the 2018-19 Prairie Window Concert Series, featuring Lindsay Lou, will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, December 2, at the Dyck Arboretum in Hesston.  You are invited to an evening of great music and good food in a prairie garden setting. Tickets: $25 adults/$15 kids, plus tax.  Arboretum members receive a 10% discount. Purchase tickets online or call 620-327-8127 to reserve your seats.

 

 

 

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