Jump Start the Holidays with Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista

Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista. Photo provided.Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista. Photo provided.

By: Sam Condon—

Muncie, IN—Kick off the holiday season with family and friends at Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista. The fun takes place December 2 and 3, from 6 to 9 p.m. each night.

Enjoy sweet treats, winter games, crafts, carriage rides, and holiday music by local artists in celebration of the season at this FREE community event!

“Everywhere at Minnetrista, there are families laughing, couples strolling, and groups of people talking together,” said Director of Experience & Education George Buss. “No matter what you celebrate, the event captures the heart of the holidays: togetherness.”

Make memories on the train and carriage rides, help your kids create keepsake crafts, and savor delicious food and warm beverages.

Families and friends can hop on the MITS Trolley on Friday night and visit The Polar Express at the Historic Wysor Depot. On Saturday night, visitors can hop a ride to Ball State University’s Dr. Joe and Alice Rinard Orchid Greenhouse and Marilyn K. Glick Center for Glass. Ongoing pick-up times will be from 6–9:30 p.m. each night.

Explore a winter wonderland at Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista, December 2 and 3, from 6 to 9 p.m. Supported by Magna and Unified Group Services, and in partnership with MITS.

For more information on this and other events, visit minnetrista.net, or call 765.282.4848. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the most up-to-date information on our exhibits and events.


Located along historic White River, Minnetrista includes 40 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway. Minnetrista serves East Central Indiana with dynamic community activities and exhibits that honor and reflect its natural and cultural heritageFor more information about Minnetrista, visit www.minnetrista.net.