The Latvian National Botanical garden (Miera Street 1, Salaspils) states – if you're tired of neon and LED lights, you can experience a real candle-lit walk through the garden. The Candle Forest will be open on December 25 and 26, 16:00 to 21:00.
Garden of Light
Another place to walk through some lights and in the meantime experience Latvian solstice traditions is the Latvian Ethnographic Open-air Museum (Brīvības Drive 440). The 'Winter Garden of Light' will be open for visitors every evening except December 24 and 31, from 17:00 to 22:00, until January 3.
Festive Jazz evening
On December 23, 19:00, the Āgenskalns Market is hosting a jazz evening with Inese Bērziņā's quartet with Christmas and winter-themed pieces. Cafes and bars will also be open. More information about Āgenskalns market on its website.