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Lighting of Ethel M Chocolates Holiday Cactus Garden

Posted at 8:07 PM, Nov 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-17 10:27:26-05

Ethel M Chocolates hosted the ceremonial lighting of the 23rd annual Holiday Cactus Garden on Tuesday in Henderson.  

There are more than a million sparkling lights in and around the three-acre garden.

Mix 94.1 radio personality, Mercedes, hosted the evening’s festivities that included holiday performances by celebrity impressionist and Strip headliner Terry Fator, actor and entertainer Mark Shunock, singer Zowie Bowie, local choirs and more. 13 Action News Chief Meteorologist Bryan Scofield was at the festivities. 

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Visitors also had the opportunity to take photos with Santa Claus, receive complimentary chocolate samples and enter for raffles.

The Holiday Cactus Garden is open through Jan. 1. The lights will be on from 5 to 10 p.m. nightly. There will also be visits from Santa Claus from 5 to 9 p.m. Fridays through Sundays.