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Tanglewood Park Festival of Lights

November 13, 2020 - January 1, 2021
Clemmons, North Carolina
Tour Festival of Lights


November 13, 2020 - January 1, 2021


6PM - 11PM


$15 per family vehicle


Today's Hours

6PM - 11PM

Festival of Lights is open nightly, Friday, November 13th, 2020 through Friday, January 1st, 2021 from 6PM to 11PM.

The Gift Shop closes at 11PM Sundays-Thursdays and at 12AM on Fridays and Saturdays.

Thursdays-Sundays are very popular nights at Festival of Lights. During these nights, long lines and wait times should be expected. Weekends are especially busy and 4 hour wait times should be expected. Also, if visitors are not inside the park gate by 11PM, they may not get into the show before it closes.


We accept cash or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover only) as payment
for entrance to the Festival of Lights. Rates are the same throughout the week.


$ 15
  • Cars, Vans, and Trucks


$ 35
  • Vans, Limos, and Minibuses

Motorcoaches + Buses

$ 100
  • Large group vehicles

Save money by coming on a Discount Night:

- Monday, November 16th       - Tuesday, November 17th
- Monday, November 23th       - Tuesday, November 24th

Discount Prices:
Family Vehicles: $5
Commercial Vehicles: $15
Motorcoaches + Buses: $65

Due to safety concerns, riding through Festival of Lights in the back of a pick-up truck
or in/on a trailer that is connected to a vehicle is prohibited.

Special Events, Carriage & Hayrides, and Overnight Accommodations

Festival of Lights Gift Village

Gift Shop

Do your holiday shopping at the Gift Shop located at the Red Barn. The Gift Shop is located approximately halfway through the light show route. Here you will find holiday crafts, wood workings and other fine gifts made by local artisans. A pre-sale event will be held November 7th from 10:30AM-4:30PM. During the show, the Gift Shop closes at 11PM Sundays-Thursdays and at 12AM Fridays and Saturdays, with the exception of Thursday, December 31st when it closes at 10PM. An ATM is available inside.


Lowes Foods has brought back the marshmallow cooking experience to Festival of Lights with S'moresville! This long-loved family tradition is located in the Gift Village, right outside the Gift Shop. Lowes will be selling the roasting sticks with either marshmallows or s'mores kits on-site. Visitors to S'moresville may not bring their own sticks or food items for roasting. S'moresville will close each evening at 10PM. S'moresville will be closed on Christmas day.


We are very excited to announce that Santa and Mrs. Claus will be at the Festival of Lights this season! Santa John Kringle, Mrs. Claus and all Santa’s helpers will be at the Festival of Lights Friday, November 13th through Wednesday, December 23rd. Santa will be at the show until 10PM Sunday through Thursday and until the Gift Shop closes on Fridays and Saturdays. Santa will offer hard copy and digital images. Visits with Santa are always free. Santa will offer hard copy and digital images.

Visits with Santa are ALWAYS Free

Picture Packages:
-Printed 5X7 =$14.95 plus tax
-Digital download of all photos of visit= $14.95 plus tax
-Classic Claus Special: Printed 5x7 AND digital download of all photos = $24.95 + tax*

*Please allow several days for digital photos to be uploaded
*With the purchase of the Classic Claus Special, families will be allowed to use personal cell phones to take a few additional pictures once the photographer is finished.

Contact Us


4061 Clemmons Road
Clemmons, NC 27012




Tanglewood Park is located just ten minutes west of Winston-Salem right off I-40 in Clemmons, NC

From Winston-Salem (East):

Take I-40 West to Exit 182 (Harper Rd/Tanglewood) and follow the Tanglewood Park signs OR take Exit 180A (801 South/Bermuda run) and follow the Tanglewood Park signs

From the West:

Take I-40 East to Exit 180 (NC-801-Tanglewood/Bermuda Run) and follow the Tanglewood Park signs

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