Fri, Nov 27 | The Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoeni

Illumination 2020

Walk through our tasteful night garden light display this holiday season!
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Illumination 2020

Time & Location

Nov 27, 2020, 6:30 PM – Dec 30, 2020, 9:00 PM
The Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoeni, 1125 N 3rd Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003, USA

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Illumination 2020 in the Garden イルミネーション2020 Light Up Your Night!

November 27th to December 30th 6:30pm to 9:30pm Nightly (Closed on Mondays)

Meander through our tastefully illuminated Japanese garden for a memorable night this holiday season. Find yourself surrounded by its enchanting night views which are the perfect ending after a romantic date or place to meet up before eating downtown with friends. Our three lush acres of artistically pruned pines, mimicking ancient Japanese trees with their twisted trunks and bowing pads, will be glowing from head to toe in an array of jeweled tones. Wash the worries and cares of your day away with each ripple of our twinkling pond and its colorful reflections.

See the mesmerizing lights of our Mountain of Blue Stars display and make a wish at our Love Illuminated Wishing Wall. Do some holiday shopping in our gift shop with an array of authentic, imported Japanese goods which make the perfectly unique and quality present for your friends and family. Japanese sake, beer and wine as well as Japanese sweet & savory snacks will also be available in our gift shop for you to enjoy during your experience.

The Mountain of Blue Stars (青い星の山)

Our Garden has four sections: Grasslands, Village, Mountain and Beach. Enjoy a special blue light display in our mountain region called "The Mountain of Blue Stars - Aoi Hoshi No Yama (青い星の山).

Love Illuminated Wishing Wall

Make a wish with that special someone or for a special someone at our Love Illuminated Wishing Wall.

Covid19 precautions being followed, limited time-slot entry, mask required, 6ft social distancing, sanatizing surfaces of benches and restroom areas every 30 minutes, and more.

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