The Largest Holiday Festival in the Pacific Northwest
2017 Dates: Nov 30-Dec 3, 7-10, 14-17, 19-23, 26-30, 2017; 5-10pm
The Lights of christmas holiday festival Stanwood WA 2016

Enchanting, Magical & Unbelievable!

Nov. 30-Dec. 3, 7-10, 14-17, 19-23, 26-30, 2017; 5-10pm

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At The Lights of Christmas we offer a variety of dining and snack options at affordable prices.

  • Menu is subject to change without notice.

Joyland Café (#1B on Event Map)

  • Teriyaki Chicken Skewers with Rice
  • Cheesy Broccoli Soup, Clam Chowder, or Veggie Chili - served in a cup with side salad or in a bread bowl* (*extra charge).
  • Kids Combo - Chicken Nuggets, Mac & Cheese, Mandarin Oranges
  • Big Cookies, Marshmallow Treat Bar
  • Cold Drinks (Soda, Water, Juice, Milk, Chocolate Milk)
  • Hot Drinks (Cocoa, Cider)

Tinhorn Town (#11 on Event Map)

Combo Meals:

  • Pulled Pork Sandwich, Coleslaw, Tater Barrels
  • Chili Mango Chicken, Baked Beans, Coleslaw
  • Beef Brisket, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Corn Cob
  • Vegetarian Chili and Side Salad
  • Kids Combo: Mini Corn Dog, Mac & Cheese, Apple Slices

Other Items:

  • Hot Dog, Chili Dog
  • Apple Crisp with Vanilla Ice Cream
  • Cold Drinks (Soda, Water, Juice, Milk, Chocolate Milk)
  • Hot Drinks (Cocoa & Cider)

Starry Night Coffee House (#4 on Event Map)

  • Espresso Drinks
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Drip Coffee
  • Bottled Water

Hot Fresh Mini-Donuts (#3 on Event Map)

Espresso - located in Joyland Courtyard (#1 on event map) and Starry Night Coffee House

Food vendors -
Located around Tinhorn Town loop (#11 on Event Map)

  • CaribBean Cuisine
  • Pat's Philly Steak Sandwiches
  • T&A Steamed Cheeseburgers
  • Pioneer Popcorn
  • Elephant Ears - elephant ears, funnel cakes, fries
  • S & T Espresso

Located near The Night Before Christmas 3D (#1G on Event Map)

  • Absolutely Nuts - cinnamon roasted nuts
  • Gyros! Gryos! Gyros!
  • Mocha Magic Espresso

Cash preferred at food venues. ATM located in Cedar Lodge Lobby, Tinhorn Town lobby, and Welcome Center (main entrance)

Nightly activities

Nightly activities

Live music, story-telling, crafts, food, pony rides, a petting farm, and Polar Express Train rides. Learn More
Performance schedule

Performance schedule

A variety of choir, band, dance and drama performances, carolers, storytelling, acoustic sets. Learn More
Food & snacks

Food & snacks

Mini-Donuts, Joyland Café, Tinhorn Town, Coffee House, CaribBean Cuisine and other food vendors. Learn More
Driving directions & event map

Driving directions & event map

Only 1 hour North of Seattle! Learn More
Wheelchair accessibility

Wheelchair accessibility

The majority of the event area is either concrete, asphalt or a 'chip sealed' gravel which has a surface nearly Learn More


Share the hope and joy of the Christmas season as a volunteer. Each year, over 800 volunteers make The Lights Learn More
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Ticket typeStandard RateGroups of 20+
ADULT age 13-59 $16 $13 
MILITARY age 13-59 $13 $10
SENIOR age 60+ $13 $10
YOUTH age 4-12 $12 $9
CHILD age 0-3 Free Free
Pay What You Can Nights Learn More 
Group Information Learn More 
Sorry, no dogs or alcohol allowed at event.

Ticket Sales begin Sept. 5

What People are Saying

  • My daughter absolutely loves the train! Us adults just love all the beautiful lights and the manger scene is excellent!
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