November 11, 2022 - January 1, 2023


6PM - 11PM

Except on 12/31, when the show closes at 10PM.


$20 cash, $23 credit card per family vehicle

Festival of Lights is open nightly, Friday, November 11th, 2022 through Sunday, January 1st, 2023 from 6PM to 11PM, with the exception of Saturday, December 31, when the show closes at 10PM.

The Gift Shop closes at 11PM Sundays-Thursdays and at 12AM on Fridays and Saturdays, with the exception of Friday, December 31st when it closes at 10PM.

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.


$20 cash,
$23 credit card
  • Cars, Vans, and Trucks


$45 cash,
$48 credit card
  • Vans, Limos, and Minibuses

Motorcoaches + Buses

$115 cash,
$118 credit card
  • Large group vehicles

Save money by coming on a Discount Night:

- Monday, November 14th       - Monday, November 21st
- Tuesday, November 15th       - Tuesday, November 22nd

Discount Prices:
Family (cars, vans, trucks): $10 cash, $13 credit card
Commercial (vans, limos, mini-buses): $25 cash, $28 credit card
Motorcoaches and buses: $80 cash, $83 credit card

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 9th from 11AM-4PM and November 10th from 9AM-2PM. During the show, the Gift Shop closes at 11PM Sundays-Thursdays and at 12AM Fridays and Saturdays, with the exception of Tuesday, 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.


Horse-drawn Carriage Rides with our professional staff will take you and up to three guests for a ride through the Tanglewood Festival of Lights. Experience the light show in the comfort of a traditional vis-a-vis carriage drawn by a Percheron horse. Carriage rides are scheduled by reservation only. Call early for reservations while they last.

The cost is $90 cash or check plus Festival of Lights admission. For more infomration, contact the Tanglewood Stables at (336) 766-9540.

Tractor-pulled Hayrides
View the magic and splendor of Tanglewood's Festival of Lights with your family and friends on one of our tractor pulled hayrides. Hay rides are available by reservation every night during the light show.

The cost is $165 cash or check plus Festival of Lights admission paid either by cash or check. For reservations or more information, please call the Stables at (336) 766-9540.

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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