The Lights of Christmas Festival

The Lights of Christmas Festival

Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 from 5:00pm to 10:00pm


Schedule of Events

Nightly Activities

Each night, The Lights of Christmas is packed with fun-filled activities including live music, story-telling, crafts, food, pony rides, a petting farm, and Polar Express Train rides. The kids will love making their own toy in the Elfland Toyshop, listening to carolers, and visiting with Santa Claus or Bruce the Spruce, the talking Christmas tree.

5:30pm-10:00 nightly: Polar Express Train at near Tinhorn Town
5:00pm-10:00 nightly - make a toy (extra fee: $1.50-$3): Elfland Toy Shop at near Pony Rides
5:00pm-9:30 nightly kids up to 6 years old at near Tinhorn Town
5:30pm-10:00 nightly: Bruce the Spruce The Talking Christmas Tree at near Trail's End
5:15pm-10:00 nightly until Dec. 23: Santa Claus at Joyland
5:00pm-10:00 nightly: Petting farm at Wonderland area
5:00pm-10:00 nightly (extra fee: $3-$5): Make an Ornament at Joyland Ornament Shop
5:30pm-9:30 nightly (extra fee: $2-$4): Face painting at Bayside Inn
5:00pm-10:00 nightly: Night Before Christmas 3D at near Joyland
5:00pm-10:00 nightly: Light Maze at near Petting Farm

Entertainment Stages

5:45pm-9:45 nightly: Victorian caroling at near Nativity
Times Vary nightly: Local music and drama at Joyland Concert Hall
6:00pm-9:00 nightly: Acoustic music at Starry Night Coffee House
5:15pm-9:15 nightly: Country and Bluegrass music at Tinhorn Town
6:00pm-9:00 nightly: Story-teller at Deer Mountain Lodge lobby

Performers in Joyland Concert Hall
The Joyland Concert Hall features a variety of choir, band, dance and drama performances. Performances at 5:45pm, 6:45, 7:45, and 8:45.
4 This Time Women's Chorus and Straighter Road

Joyland Concert Hall for performance at Performers in Tinhorn Town
In Tinhorn Town, guests can take in live bluegrass and country music. Performances at 5:15pm, 6:15, 7:15, 8:15, and 9:15pm.
Canote Brothers

Performers in Starry Night Coffee House
Enjoy acoustic sets and spoken word performances at the Starry Night Coffeehouse (in Cedar Lodge). Performances at 6:00, 7:00, 8:00, and 9:00pm.

Traditional 4-part harmony caroling performances. Approximately 20-minute sets at 5:45, 6:45, 7:45, 8:45, 9:45pm.

Food & Snacks

At The Lights of Christmas we offer a variety of dining and snack options at affordable prices.
- Joyland Café
- Tinhorn Town
- Starry Night Coffee House
- Hot Fresh Mini-Donuts
- Espresso

Adult age 13-59: $16
Military age 13-59
Show military ID card at the front gate: $13
Senior age 60+: $13
Youth age 4-12: $12
Child age 0-3: Free
Season Passes: Adult age 13+: $46, Youth age 4-12: $28
Free Parking