Ethel M Botanical Cactus Garden is now lit for the holidays. The annual lighting ceremony took place on November 12.
Visit the gardens during the day to see the 300 different species of cacti, succulents and desert plants covering four acres of land. The garden holiday lights are turned on from 5pm to 9pm daily.
The trails are open during factory hours from 8:30 am to 9 pm daily. There is no fee charged for visiting the gardens.
Ethel M Botanical Cactus Garden and Factory are located at 2 Cactus Garden Drive, Henderson, NV near Green Valley Town Center at Sunset Rd. and Mountain Vista.
Call: 702-458-8864 or click Ethel M website
The Magical Forest at Opportunity Village will be open from November 22, 2013 to January 6, 2014. The Magical Forest has hundreds of trees and millions of lights plus food, entertainment and activities.
It is open Sunday to Thursday from 5:30 pm to 9 pm and Friday and Saturday from 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm.
Opportunity Village is a non-profit organization that has been assisting people with intellectual disabilities since 1954. Many people and organizations donate time and resources throughout the year and during the Magical Forest to this well-known and worthy cause.
It was reported in the news recently that there was a block of tickets stolen and they were being sold online. Please be sure to buy your tickets from a reliable source.
Tickets can be purchased at the entrance gate or online at the Opportunity Village website.
Adult tickets are $11.00 for admission and $19.99 for admission and wrist band for all rides and activities.
Children aged 3-12 years are $9.00 for admission and $17.99 for admission and wrist band for rides and activities.
Individual ride tickets can also be purchased inside.
Favorite rides for adults and children of all ages are the train ride, carousel and slide.
Opportunity Village Magical Forest is located at 6300 West Oakey Blvd near Jones Blvd and CSN. Parking is free in the lot between the Opportunity Village and CSN.
For more information call: 702-259-3741 or click Opportunity Village Website