This LED candle is battery-operated, offering a safer, mess-free decorating alternative to wax candles! The light's flickering effect creates a life-like glow, while the gold base offers a traditional look and feel. It features both a manual On/Off switch and a dusk-till-dawn sensor. When using the sensor, this candle will automatically turn on every night without any maintenance. Perfect for window, mantle, and table decorating. Use for holidays, special events, or year-round! Requires (2) 'AA' cell batteries (not included).