November 25, 2018 - January 6, 2019

Celebrate the holidays at Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens! Come see sparkling holiday lights and beautiful floral displays inside the warm tropical conservatory.

Regular admission rates apply to this exhibit.



Join us for a unique and intimate breakfast experience with Santa at Nicholas Conservatory. Begin your morning with a delicious breakfast, meet our lovely Winter Fairy and enjoy fun holiday activities, and craft.

Your morning will end with a trip through our All Aglow Exhibit, complete with garden trains and visit with Santa. This hands-on breakfast experience will be a morning you won’t forget!

Register today - this program will fill quickly. All ages welcome! Call 815.987.8858.

Breakfast with Santa is sponsored by Granite City Food & Brewery.


All live holiday musical performances are from 6:00 - 8:15 p.m.

  • December 1: Guilford High School Choir

  • December 8: Ron Holm Duo

  • December 9: CAPA Auburn Concert Choir & CAPA West Advanced Choir

  • December 15: Harvard High School Madrigal Singers

  • December 16: Jodi Beach

  • December 23: Clark Kelly of Heavens Jukebox