December 14, 2018–January 5, 2019

Open every evening, Wednesday through Sunday  Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays
Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday: 5:30–9 p.m. • Friday & Saturday: 5:30–10 p.m. 
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, 6003 Memorial Drive

Discover an immersive Christmas experience at beautiful Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens. A dazzling bridge brings visitors into a winter wonderland featuring thousands of lights and activities for all ages throughout the 14-acre estate. Plus, you can take photos with Santa, who visits through December 23!

Fun, holiday-themed tours of Ima Hogg’s historic mansion feature live actors, theatrical effects, and Christmas decorations. The Shop at Bayou Bend is open, too! Christmas Village takes place rain or shine.

Learn more about Christmas Village activities.


• Upgrade your evening with a theatrical, holiday-themed tour of the first floor of the house! The tour adds just $5 to any admission (including free children’s tickets).
• Drinks for sale at the bar. Dinner, light bites, hot chocolate, and more treats are also available for purchase at the Santa’s Kitchen food truck, in the village tent, and at the sweet shop near the house!

Christmas Village at Bayou Bend*
• Members: $13 adult (ages 13+), $8 youth (ages 5–12)
• Nonmembers: $15 adult (ages 13+), $10 youth (ages 5–12)
• Free for children ages 4 & younger
*A house-tour upgrade adds $5 to each admission (including free children’s tickets)

Premium Nights* (December 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29 + January 4 & 5) 
• Members: $16 adult (ages 13+), $10 youth (ages 5–12)
• Nonmembers: $18 adult (ages 13+), $12 youth (ages 5–12)
• Free for children ages 4 & younger
*A house-tour upgrade adds $5 to each admission (including free children’s tickets)