Outside, Winter Nights are Brighter.

Join us at the holiday event that sold out in its debut season. Enter a captivating world of light, color, and sound in an all-new trail designed with your safety in mind. Bask in the glow of thousands of twinkling lights in favorites like the Cathedral of Light and new delights you’ve never seen before. Make new family holiday memories at Lightscape.

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Singing trees

Enter a world of color and sound

Fire Garden

Bask in a glowing moment of calm


Surround yourself in sparkling light

Japanese Garden

Find photo-worthy moments

Neon Strings

Dazzle your senses

Waterfall Garden

Make new holiday family memories


Ticket Prices

Tickets Standard member/nonmember
Premium member/nonmember
Adult $24/26 $26/28
Child $12/14 $13/15
Child under 3 Free Free

Tickets purchased the day of the event are an additional $2 per ticket

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COVID-19 Notice

The health and safety of our staff and our visitors is our top priority. This year, we've made modifications, and we continue to follow state guidelines in response to the COVID-19 health crisis.

New procedures include:

  • Face coverings are required for anyone 2 years and older
  • Limited capacity
  • A one-way trail
  • Keeping the entire event outdoors
  • A separate entrance and exit
  • No interactive elements

If Lightscape is canceled, you will be offered an alternate date or be able to receive a full refund.

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Generously supported by

Northern Trust

Additional support by

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