FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Much of the lights display is visible from a fully accessible patio.
The trails through the display are gravel surfaced.
Accessible restrooms are located in the Shorts Visitor Center.
Wheelchairs are not available at the Garden
Limited Mobility Parking
drop off and disabled parking. You must have a disabled parking permit
to park in this monitored lot.
From I-405, take the NE 8th Street exit going east. Turn right on 120th Avenue NE.
Go south and along the curvy road 1/2 mile to the first light and turn left onto Main
Street. We're up the hill about 3 blocks and on your right.
If you will be bringing senior citizens or people with limited mobility, please note the following
ensure their safety.
Busses may drop passengers off and pick them up in the bus loading zone at 12001
Main St. Only
small shuttle busses may park in the Garden’s lot.
and along the curvy road 1/2 mile to the first light and turn left onto Main Street.
The bus loading zone is up the hill about 3 blocks, on your right. Please do not try
to enter the Garden’s parking lot – there is not enough room for the bus to turn around.
Print your Garden d'Lights Map. Children, ages 1 to 95 will enjoy finding the
critters made entirely of lights in the Garden.
Free parking is available at Wilburton Hill Park, located east of the Garden on the south
side of Main Street.
From I-405, take the NE 8th Street exit going east. Turn right onto 124th Avenue NE.
The park is at the intersection of 124th and Main St. It is a short walk up Main St. to the
at 12111 NE 1st St.
From I-405, take the NE 8th Street exit going east. Turn right on 120th Avenue NE. Go
south .4 mile to NE 1st, on the left. Turn into the first lot, immediately on your left. Follow
the short pedestrian trail from the parking lot and across Main St. to the Garden’s entrance.
Please respect the “no parking beyond this point” signs adjacent to this lot.
The Trillium gift shop is open every evening from 5:00 – 9:30 during Garden d’Lights.
Can’t make it to the event? The shop is open Mondays and Thursdays, Noon –
Please leave a message for the Garden Office at 425-452-2750.
for a family membership. We will mail adminssion postcard passes to current members in
of Main Street.
park is at the intersection of 124th and Main St. It is a short walk up Main St. to the Garden’s
at 12111 NE 1st St.
south .4 mile to NE 1st, on the left. Turn into the first lot, immediately on your left. Follow the
short pedestrian trail from the parking lot and across Main St. to the Garden’s entrance. Please
respect the “no parking beyond this point” signs adjacent to this lot.
Service animals only within the Garden.
Free Photo-Op stations
are located throughout the exhibit. For professional photography
Refreshments and Restaurants
Hot drinks are available for purchase on the patio outside the Shorts Visitor Center.
Tickets are non-refundable unless we cancel the event. If we cancel, you will
be notified by e-mail message. The following options are available:
1. Use ticket any other night, without re-booking. Be sure to bring original confirmation
sheet, it is still your ticket to the event. Please check this website to be sure the event
has not been cancelled on the new date chosen to attend.
allowing admission fee to be a donation to the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society. No further
action is required.
cancelled, and the reference number provided at the time of the sale. Refund requests will be
processed at the end of the show, in January, 2012.
Restrooms are located
in the Shorts Visitor Center. Honey buckets are available near the
Please print and bring your online ticket for admission to the event. Tickets are also available
at the Garden’s Trillium Shop on Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon – 3 p.m. starting November 26.
No tickets necessary on free nights; admission is on space-available basis; first come, first served.
Tickets are good for the whole evening; there are no set admission times. Last entry is at 9:30 pm.
While we plan carefully to make our system run smoothly, please be patient.
Allow plenty of time for parking and entering the show. Every “staff” person you meet as
you enter Garden d’Lights is a volunteer, enriching our community through their service.
Sponsorships available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Event Chairs: Sharon and Dallas Graham
Copyright 2012 Bellevue Botanical Garden
Society. All rights reserved.