Holiday In The Park Lights!

Holiday In The Park Lights!

Select Days November 27 - December 30

Holiday in the Park returns as a walk-through light extravaganza along with shows, holiday-themed photo ops, and delicious treats.

The third season of Holiday In The Park returns November 27 as a re-imagined experience featuring over 3 million dazzling lights plus entertainment. While our world-class rides will not be open during Holiday In The Park Lights, we’ve planned some exciting holiday experiences you and your family will enjoy.

The Holiday In The Park Lights experience will include:

  • Over 3 million sparkling lights
  • Continuous twinkling holiday light displays throughout our property
  • Themed entertainment for open-air viewing
  • Special socially-distanced photo ops
  • Delicious holiday treats and other exciting surprises

Tickets and Passes


Tickets as low as $19.99

Buy tickets online now for as low as $19.99.  Attendance is limited so get your tickets and reservations today before spots fill up quickly.

2021 Season Passes – $59.99

Buy a 2021 Season Pass now during our Cyber Sale and get Holiday In The Park Lights FREE. Plus you’ll receive free parking, free Six Flags Hurricane Harbor and a free Golden Ticket for a friend. Visit for the rest of 2020 and all of 2021. Hurry, sale ends November 30!


Holiday Festivities and Attractions

From our festive shows to our dazzling holiday lights, fun is around every corner! The whole family can relish in the joy of this wonderful season with festive, holiday treats, unique holiday-themed activities and world class entertainment! Holiday In The Park Lights is a one-of-a-kind experience that is sure to provide you and your family with long-lasting memories they will cherish for years to come. Just some of the unique experiences you can have are:

Letters to Santa

located in Sugar Plum Keepsakes (Victory Lane)

Santa wants to hear from you this season, and we have everything you and your little ones need to send him a letter! Whether it’s season’s greetings or a holiday wish list, we’ve got you covered with everything you’ll need to send the perfect letter! Bring the whole family by to enjoy writing those letters to Santa together!

Santa’s Workshop

located in Home for the Holidays (Cartoon Cabin)

Spend time with Santa’s helpers and create your very own holiday arts and crafts! After working alongside the elves, take them home and keep the holiday delight forever. Additional fee applies.

Visit Santa

located in The North Pole (County Fair)

Santa is here with some of his special elves. Come by, take your own socially-distanced photo or selfie with Santa in the background. Oh, and don’t forget to tell him what you want for Christmas! Santa will only be here until December 23 then he returns to the North Pole. *Personal photos only.

Merry Market Place


Experience this outdoor holiday market filled with treats and wonder. Find your most unique holiday stocking stuffers and gifts or maybe just a treat for yourself. 


World-Class Seasonal Entertainment

The holidays have brought the stories and sounds of the North Pole to Holiday In The Park Lights! In between the dazzling lights and delicious treats, catch the bells jingling in one of our heartwarming holiday performances. Some of these performances include:


(located on the Holiday Square stage)

Wonderland features over a dozen live singers and dancers. Enjoy visual lighting effects, stunning choreography, and incredible vocals in a high-energy performance that brings your favorite holiday tunes to life.

The Holidays Bake Me Crazy

(located in Hometown Park) 

Guests can laugh along as the jolly bakers’ holiday treats cause a bit of merry mischief.

Elves Live! 

(located on the Merry Mardi Gras stage)

Santa’s helpers are taking a dance break! Join the jolliest elves around for a song-and-dance spectacular as they rock out to holiday favorites.

Holiday Hoedown 

(located in Home for the Holidays stage)

 Get ready for a boot stompin’ good time! Sing-along to your favorite holiday tunes with a country twist.

The MistleTones

(located on the Merry Market Place stage)

Our live a capella singers perform seasonal songs like you’ve never heard them before. Enjoy breathtaking harmonies as they introduce classic hits with a modern twist.

Character Storytime 

(located in Holiday Square)

Gather around the fireplace to listen to some favorite holiday stories read by one of our holiday characters. They’ll read classic, heartwarming tales live with a touch of holiday magic.

Click here for showtimes


Tasty Treats

Season’s eatings! Mrs. Claus has sprinkled unique holiday recipes throughout the park, all bound to leave your stomach as stuffed as your stocking. Here is just a taste of what’s cooking on our exclusive holiday menu this season.

Peppermint Funnel Cake Sundaes

(available at Mrs. Kringle’s Kitchen and Antoines)

Mrs. Kringle is frying funnel cakes in new holiday flavors. Get your favorite park treat with a unique twist, featuring whipped cream and candy cane pieces.

Soup in a Bread Bowl

(available at Claimjumpers)

You’ll need a hot bowl of soup to warm you up from our frosty winter wonderland. Fill a fresh-baked sourdough bread bowl with creamy broccoli cheddar, chicken and wild rice, or baked potato.

Holiday Meal

(available at Dasher’s Dinner House)

Nothing says it’s the holidays like enjoying a homestyle feast. We offer a full spread of favorites with sliced roasted turkey and baked ham, paired with mashed potatoes, stuffing, and corn on the cob.

Roasted S’mores Galore

(available throughout the park)
Pick up your s’mores kit and get ready to toast some marshmallows at one of our fire pits throughout the park for the merriest and meltiest treat this side of the North Pole. Additional fee applies.

Refillable Hot Mug

(available throughout the park)

Stay warm as you walk through the park with your refillable hot mug. Get unlimited refills of hot chocolate, coffee or cider on the day of purchase, and $1.99 refills every visit after that.

Those are just a few of our favorites, other exclusive holiday foods include:

  • Tamales
  • Cinnamon bun fudge
  • Apple dumplings topped with caramel

Holiday In The Park Lights Schedule

Holiday In The Park Lights begins November 27 and runs select days through December 30. Please check out our operating calendar for details.

Tickets & Reservations

One-day tickets are available online for as low as $19.99 plus FREE parking! Visits to Holiday In The Park Lights is included with your Season Pass or Membership. Reservations are required for each guest.

Safety Protocols

In accordance with Governor Pritzker’s reopening guidelines, we will operate at reduced capacity levels and without rides. We’re also implementing extensive safety measures and hygiene protocols, including several new advanced technology systems to protect guests and employees.