Dale Chihuly's Sapphire Star at night.


Saturdays April 29–June 24;
Thursdays, July–August;
Thursdays–Saturdays, September–October

6:30–10:30 p.m.

On CHIHULY Nights, the exhibition is infused with a magical energy as the artworks are spectacularly illuminated amid NYBG’s sweeping vistas and magnificent Conservatory. After sunset, the atmosphere is thrilling: experience the heightened drama and luminous quality of Dale Chihuly’s colors and forms when lit under the evening sky. In the Visitor Center plaza, a rotating lineup of performing artists and musicians provides entertainment while you relax and enjoy shopping, food, and Avión Tequila cocktails available for purchase.

Non-Member Adult $35, Child (ages 2-12) $15 / Member $25, (ages 2-12) Child $10

Advance purchase recommended. Read on for tips to help you plan your visit.

Orange and red Chandeliers by Chihuly.

About the Exhibition & Artist

Learn more about the first Chihuly installation to come to New York in more than 10 years, complemented with installations created specifically for NYBG.

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A man serving drinks to visitors.

Festive Treats and Signature Drinks

Enjoy al fresco food, themed cocktails, and more for a perfect night out in every season.

NYBG's LGBT logo.


NYBG is a member of NGLCCNY and proud to partner with them and the Loft for the LGBT @ NYBG series. LGBT @ NYBG is an initiative that hosts events throughout the year to celebrate the LGBT community. Stay tuned for upcoming events during CHIHULY.

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Chihuly Credits