The Largest Holiday Festival in the Pacific Northwest
The Lights of christmas, the largest holiday event in WA state

Enchanting, Magical & Unbelievable!

December 1-4, 8-11, 15-18, 20-23, 26-28, 2016; 5-10pm

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Nightly Festival Admission 

Ticket type Price per person
ADULT age 13-59  $16
MILITARY age 13-59  $12
SENIOR age 60+  $12
YOUTH age 4-12  $11
CHILD age 0-3  FREE
AAA members
Please have your AAA membership card ready when paying online or at the front gate.
 $2 OFF
Tickets available Sept. 2016

Group discounts are available.

Tickets are non-refundable & cannot be exchanged.

General Admission tickets allow you access to all of the shows and rides except separately ticketed theatre performances and paid nightly activities.

Pay What You Can Nights (Dec. 1, 8, 27, 28)

Can’t afford the full price of admission? On Pay What You Can Night, do just that. On December 1, 8, 27 and 28, general festival admission is open for any price depending on what you feel you can afford. When you go to buy tickets, your bill will be tallied at the regular price; however, you pay only as much as you can. No minimum payment required. We don’t want anyone to be left out of a “holiday dream-come-true” this Christmas season.

Sorry, no online purchases for Pay What You Can general admission.

Season Pass (Unlimited Admission)
Ticket type Price per person
ADULT age 13+ $40
KIDS age 4-12 $25
Purchase Season Passes

General Admission is open 19 nights in December from 5:00pm to 10:00pm: December 1-4, 8-11, 15-18, 20-23, 26-28, 2016. Purchase tickets at the front gate or online.

Tickets are non-refundable & cannot be exchanged.

Nightly activities

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

Performance schedule

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

Food & snacks

Mini-Donuts, Joyland Café, Tinhorn Town, Coffee House, CaribBean Cuisine and other food vendors. Learn More

Driving directions & event map

Only 1 hour North of Seattle! Learn More

Wheelchair accessibility

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

Volunteering

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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Overnight Getaways

LodgingPrice per room
Bayside Inn $178 | $198 (Fri, Sat)
Mt Baker Rooms $205 | $228 (Fri, Sat)
Deer Mountain Lodge $125 | $139 (Fri, Sat)
Nutcracker Suite $562 | $624 (Fri, Sat)
Trail's End, Eldorado $475 | $528 (Fri, Sat)
Kringle Kottage $350 | $389 (Fri, Sat)
No pets or alcohol allowed.
Nightly Festival admission is included

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Dinner Theatre

Reservation typePrice per person
INDIVIDUAL seating $54
GROUPS of 8+ (standard) $47
View Seating Chart
Sorry, no infants or children under 8.
No pets or alcohol allowed.
For ages 8+ | Nightly Festival admission is included

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Tour Operators: Contact the Registration Department today to book your group: 360-652-7575, or toll-free 800-228-6724.

Dessert Matinee

Reservation typePrice per person
INDIVIDUAL seating $32
GROUPS of 8+ (standard) $29
View Seating Chart
Sorry, no infants or children under 8.
No pets or alcohol allowed.
For ages 8+ | Nightly Festival admission is included

Register Now

Nightly Festival Testimonials

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