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December 2016

See Siberian sled dogs dash through the tree-lined grounds of The Morton Arboretum and interact with these energetic and friendly dogs when Husky Heroes returns to The Morton Arboretum, January 28-29, 2017.
As far as our garden plants are concerned, some winter weather is frightful. Some is just fine. And sometimes it’s what we do, or don’t do, that makes the difference.
For the second year in a row, The Morton Arboretum has welcomed more than one million visitors in a single year.
The Morton Arboretum welcomes back its popular Enchanted Railroad this winter with a theme celebrating the natural beauty that comes with every season.

The Daily Herald came out for a look at  Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum, talking with lead lighting designer John Featherstone of Lightswitch Lighting and Visual Design, and touring the event's many features, including two brand-new experiences. Check out the 6 Things to See at Illumination

Time Out Chicago recommends Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum for a different take on holiday lights.
Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum has been ranked #5 in holiday Chicago events by USA Today's 10 Best.
Helping cities and suburbs plant and care for trees around the world, from the western suburbs to Shanghai, China, is a priority for The Morton Arboretum.