New Update! Now you can see the Paw Patrol crew when you visit Night of Lights OC from Dec. 25 through Jan. 10th! We’re giving away one (1) Silver Admission Ticket on the winner’s choice of day, January 1st through 10th. Join our giveaway on instagram (starting 12/27/20 and ends on midnight on 12/29/20). This Giveaway is now closed. The winner is Carey B.
Silver Admission is good for one (1) vehicle with up to 9 people and includes express entry and a digital in-vehicle photo.
Good news! You don’t have to miss out on Winter Fest OC this year! Instead, it has transformed into Night of Lights OC, A Magical and immersive One Mile Holiday Lights and Winter Wonderland Drive-Thru Experience beginning December 10th- January 10th. This will feature over one million Lights, a Christmas Tree Lighting Spectacular and More at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa.
From the safety of your own vehicles, guests will be guided through a clearly defined mile-long course featuring over one million lights, themed holiday scenery and characters, animated light shows and tunnels synchronized to music through a car radio or smartphone, special effects, a Christmas tree lighting spectacular, and more.
Night of Lights OC begins Thursday, December 10th and will run every night through January 10th (excluding Christmas Eve). Entrance begins at 5pm with time sessions available until 9:30 pm.
Guests will be transported to a winter wonderland through a Snow Globe, Icicle Playground, Luminary Village, Inside an Ornament and more. Keep an eye out for our favorite dancing snowman and penguin! You’ll also receive a treat bag! Remember to smile big for the free family picture at the end too. Whether it’s a family outing, date night, or girls night, Night of Lights OC is sure to bring holiday cheer to all ages.”
Pre Order In-Car Holiday Food Treats
Holiday favorite treats are available before you enter the Night of Lights OC experience through a pre-order when purchasing your tickets. Seasonal favorites include hot cocoa, cinnamon sugar donuts, as well as Mom’s Bake Shoppe cookie buckets and brownies, tamales, Holiday ‘Family 4 Pack’ meals, and much more. Food is available to order online by 10am on the date of admission and will be available to pick-up prior to entering the drive-thru experience.
Tickets & Pricing
Entry to the event is through online ticket purchases only at NightOfLightsOC.com. Limited reservations are available per time session and guests are encouraged to buy in advance to reserve their date and time session before they sell out.
Early Bird general admission starts at $39.99 per vehicle (up to five people) on select nights. Larger vehicle tickets (six to nine people) start at $59.99 on select nights. Vehicle height is limited to 8 feet or less, due to the light tunnels. Pricing will increase after Early Bird tickets are sold out.
Community Heroes Discounts
Every Monday, Night of Lights OC will honor local community heroes with a special $5 off coupon for teachers, military personnel, law enforcement, medical workers and firefighters.
- December 14th Salute to Teachers: Eligible guests can use the code “TEACH” and bring their relevant Teacher ID for onsite verification.
- December 21th Salute to Military and Law Enforcement: Eligible guests can use the code “SERVICE” and bring their relevant Military or Law Enforcement ID for onsite verification.
- December 28st Salute to Medical Workers: Eligible guests can use the code “FIRSTAID” and bring their relevant Medical ID for onsite verification.
- January 4th Salute to Firefighters: Eligible guests can use the code “FIRE” and bring their relevant Firefighter ID for onsite verification.