Annual Enchanted Luminaria Walk Illuminates Minnetrista with Holiday Cheer

The Enchanted Luminaria Walk will be held on December 1 and 2, from 5–9 p.m. each night. Photo providedThe Enchanted Luminaria Walk will be held on December 1 and 2, from 5–9 p.m. each night. Photo provided

By Brea Cunningham—

MUNCIE, IN— Embrace the enchantment of the season with family and friends at Minnetrista’s Enchanted Luminaria Walk on December 1 and 2, from 5–9 p.m. each night.

“Enchanted Luminaria Walk holds a special place in our hearts at Minnetrista,” shared Natalie Young, Associate Director of Experience & Education. “It’s our heartfelt gift to the community, offering countless opportunities for joy, family fun, and unforgettable memories. The atmosphere is alive with anticipation and delight, marking the perfect start to the holiday season.”

This cherished tradition is Minnetrista’s celebration with the community. Guests can enjoy hot chocolate and Minnetrista apple cider, winter craft kits for creative minds enchanting lights and abundant photo ops, food from Minnetrista Catering and a selection of local food trucks, and more in celebration of the season. Plus, get a head start on your holiday shopping at The Orchard Shop and the Holiday Artisan Market featuring over two dozen local vendors.

Explore the winter wonderland that is Enchanted Luminaria Walk at Minnetrista on Friday, December 1, and Saturday, December 2, from 5–9 p.m. Entry to the event is free to the whole family, thanks to our generous supporting sponsor Peterman Brothers in partnership with The Community Foundation of Muncie & Delaware County, eKeeper Systems, Estep Burkey Simmons, Old National Bank, and Whitinger & Co.

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Minnetrista is your year-round gathering place. Born out of the Ball family legacy, the home of the Ball jar, Minnetrista connects people, encourages engagement, and improves our community. There is always something new to discover at Minnetrista. From beautiful gardens, unique events, interactive exhibits, and engaging workshops, every adventure is unique and fun.

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Brea Cunningham is Associate Director of Communications at Minnetrista Museum and Gardens.