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A Light and Sound
Experience

Nov 22, 2019
through
Jan 5, 2020
5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Night Bloom returns shining brighter this holiday season at the Conservatory of Flowers. Light and sound infuse the Conservatory of Flowers’ one-of-a-kind plant collection and its iconic facade in a limited engagement.

Light Up the Season

Rooms evoking the tropics will dazzle and amaze in this nighttime experience. Journey through the galleries and explore the rainforest at night.

Immerse Yourself

An illuminated Conservatory of Flowers will burst with vibrant and luminous displays.

See Plants in a New Light

Our star plants will shine like never before seen.

Brighter than Ever

More lights and additional installations will sparkle throughout the night.

NEW! Introducing Bloom Lounge

Join us at the Bloom Lounge, an inflatable dome. Drink and be merry in an illuminated bubble. When you upgrade your ticket, choose between artisanal grilled cheese with a flight of whisky or sweet bites and a flight of sparkling wine.

HYBYCOZO x Conservatory of Flowers

Step into a world of geometric exploration through light and shadow with Oakland based artists HYBYCOZO. Visit the HYBYCOZO Hall, the perfect all-in-one spot to sip, get warm, take pictures, and celebrate HYBYCOZO’s Conservatory-inspired installations and artwork.

Your New Holiday Tradition is Here

Children age 8 and under get free admission. Food from local food trucks and seasonal beverages will also be available for purchase.

Tickets

General advance purchase General day of event Member*
Adult (9+) $29 $34 $14
Bloom Lounge (21+) $75 $80 $60
Child (8 and under) Free Free Free
*Members get more. Join today and enjoy $15 off admission. 
Become a member today here!
To buy tickets, select a date on the calendar below.

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  • Available
  • Sold-Out
Night Bloom runs on select evenings from November 22, 2019 through January 5, 2020. Timed tickets required.

In the case of an event not selling out, tickets will be available online, day of the event, at a higher rate.

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FAQs

Ooh. What’s Night Bloom?

Night Bloom is a light art and sound experience with installations dispersed throughout the Conservatory of Flowers. Walking is the primary means of viewing the exhibit. Just under one mile of walking is required to experience every element. Visitors may repeat the walk as many times as they like.

See our calendar of events here.

I’m in! How do I buy a ticket?

Funny you ask. We recommend purchasing your ticket in advance as this event is likely to sell out. First, click here. Scroll below to the calendar to select a date and ticket. To complete your purchase, follow the prompts on the Eventbrite pop up.

What does my general admission ticket include?

A night of pure, unadulterated fun. The general admission ticket includes entrance to the Conservatory of Flowers where you will experience light and sound transform the Conservatory galleries. Admission also includes access to the Conservatory campus where there will be food and drink available for purchase.

What does the Bloom Lounge ticket include?

The Bloom Lounge ticket is a new addition to Night Bloom this year. This ticket offers guests table service of small bites and curated drinks, included in admission, in one of our enclosed inflatable bubbles. The lounge is yours for an hour and half. During this time, you will be able to enter the Conservatory of Flowers galleries to experience Night Bloom.

What is a timed ticket?

A timed ticket allows you to go into the Conservatory of Flowers galleries at a particular time. Timed entry helps to ensure that all guests enjoy their Night Bloom experience.

There is a 15 minute grace period for timed entry; entry is not guaranteed if you arrive more than 15 minutes after your ticketed time.

Can I transfer my timed ticket?

Yes, you can transfer to a different event or ticket type from the “Tickets” page of your Eventbrite account. Simply select your order/registration (under “Upcoming Events”), then click “Transfer.”

You can choose “Change Event” to transfer to a different night or select “Change Ticket” to transfer to a different ticket type within the same night you’re currently registered for.

Can I bring my children or friends who are under 21?

Yes! Night Bloom is open to guests of all ages.

Do children age 8 and under need a ticket?

Nope, they do not need a ticket.

Are you selling Night Bloom tickets through a third party or reseller?

We do not recommend purchasing tickets from third parties or resellers.

Night Bloom is sold out! How can I attend?

We recommend purchasing a ticket for a future date. Don’t wait as tickets sell out quickly.

Are refunds/exchanges offered?

Refunds/exchanges are not offered for Night Bloom ticket purchases due to the high volume of ticket sales. In the event that you are unable to use your ticket, please consider your purchase a donation to the Conservatory of Flowers, a 501c3 non-profit. Tax I.D. 23-7131784

Is the Night Bloom event accessible?

The Conservatory of Flowers is wheelchair accessible for both motorized and non-motorized chairs.

Disabled parking is located at the east side of the building and also on John F. Kennedy Drive in front of the Conservatory. Drop-off ramp access to the Conservatory is available on the west side of the building near the public restrooms. Strollers are not allowed in the Conservatory.

Accessible restrooms are located on the west side of the Conservatory.

Is there food and beverage available for purchase?

Yes. Food and drink stations will be available for purchase at the event.

I’m a member or interested in joining. Do I get a discount?

Yes you do! Conservatory members receive discounted admission at select events. For Night Bloom, members receive $15 off admission.

I’m a member. How do I use my membership discount?

Receive your membership discount on Night Bloom tickets by entering your Member ID or promotional code in the “Enter Promotional Code” field at the top of the ticket selection window in Eventbrite.

How should I dress?

We recommend dressing in layers as it will be cold outdoors but warm indoors.

What happens if it rains?

Night Bloom is both indoors and outdoors and is a rain or shine event. Food and drink are available outside the Conservatory of Flowers and may have lines, please dress accordingly.

What’s the best way to get to the Conservatory of Flowers?

We recommend taking public transportation to the event, if possible. Plan your travel with public transit: www.511.org

Ride share riders should request to be dropped off at Conservatory Access Road.

Parking is available in front of the Conservatory on John F. Kennedy Drive (south) and Conservatory Drive (north, west, and east). However, space is extremely limited so public transit or services like Lyft and Uber are encouraged

Is photography allowed at Night Bloom?

Photos at Night Bloom are allowed for personal use only. Photos cannot be used for commercial purposes. Monopod, tripods, and selfie sticks are not permitted at the Conservatory of Flowers as pathways must remain clear.

Please feel free to share photos on social media using #NightBloom

I am a member of the media. Whom do I contact for press inquiries?

For press inquiries, contact [email protected]

Can I host my corporate or private party at Night Bloom?

Absolutely! Please email [email protected] for more information.

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Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from another side of the world, or a classroom of budding botanists, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate up-close experience with rare and endangered plants unlike any other. Come see what treasures await you!

Golden Gate Park | 100 John F. Kennedy Drive | San Francisco, CA 94118 | 415-831-2090

100 John F. Kennedy Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-831-2090

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