Garden Party

It's time to get all warm and glowy -- Las Noches de las Luminarias kicks off this month and runs for 21 nights. In addition to luminaria-lit walkways through the scrub scenery at Desert Botanical Garden the event includes audible and edible entertainment.

Continuing from Friday, December 1, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. through the end of the month, Las Noches promises 8,000 hand-lit lanterns and live musical performances from Mariachi Pasion, The Sugar Thieves, Native American flute by Ken Duncan, and, of course, the Valley Handbell Choirs.

Dec. 1-4, 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Dec. 8-11, 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Dec. 15-23, 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Dec. 26-30, 5:30-9:30 p.m., 2011
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Claire Lawton
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