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Celebration in the Oaks

December 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until January 1, 2019

The Most Spectacular Holiday Lights Festival in the Country

The 2018 season is Celebration in the Oaks’ 32nd anniversary!

2018 dates:
November 23, 2018 through January 1, 2019
Closed: November 26, 27, 28, 29
Closed: Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve

Monday – Thursday : 6pm -10pm
Friday: 6pm -11pm
Saturday: 5pm – 11pm
Sunday: 5pm – 10pm
Last entry to event is 30 minutes prior to closing.

For more information on times, prices, and guidelines, please visit 

Celebration in the Oaks in City Park is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165,000 visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays are scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park, including the Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens Amusement Park.

Saturdays are the most heavily attended nights. You will find smaller crowds on other nights.

The #MerryMakers! Check out a preview here.

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