Join Us for A Night of Illumination
Event Date and Time
June 30 – August 13, 2023
Monday – Sunday, Open Nightly 6:00 – 10:30 p.m.
Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
The Festival Entrance is located next to the Wilbur D. May Center
Rancho San Rafael Park, 1595 N Sierra St., Reno, NV 89503
Parking is FREE for the event. Please follow signs and directions of event parking staff.
Lot A – Lot A – The Wilbur D. May Center parking lot is available for ADA parking ONLY
Lot B – Close-up parking is available for all visitors at the regular arboretum parking lot
Lot C – More onsite parking is available at the west end of Rancho San Rafael Park
Lot D – Extra weekend parking (Friday & Saturday) is available at Green Lot at UNR
* To get to the Green Lot at UNR, please take Comstock Dr. and turn right at the first stop sign. The Green Lot will be on your right hand side after you turn in. Please look for shuttle bus sign after you park.
Free shuttle service will be provided between Lot C and festival entrance Thursday thru Sunday between 5:45 p.m. to 10:45 p.m. Shuttle runs every 15 minutes. Extra shuttle service will be provided between Lot D and festival entrance on weekends (Friday and Saturday) between 5:45 p.m. to 10:45 p.m. Shuttle runs every 15 minutes.