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Holiday Lights at Lake Compounce

December 24 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Experience the magic of the holidays at Lake Compounce.

Santa with children

Meet Santa Experience

Step into a world of enchantment and wonder as you embark on an unforgettable journey to meet Santa Claus himself at the Starlight Theater! Create cherished memories and spread holiday joy with a keepsake photo that captures the magic of the season.

Santa Hours: Fridays 6:00PM to 8:30PM  |  Saturdays/Sundays 4:00PM to 6:30PM

Holiday lights

Dazzling Light Show

Prepare to be dazzled as the night comes alive with a spectacular Light Show at our Main Gate area, happening every evening. It’s the perfect way to add a touch of magic to your visit and create lasting memories with friends and family.

Kyle dancing!

Kyle’s Dance Party

Join us at the Circus World Stage and dance the night away with Kyle the Crocodile and Friends!

Letters to Santa

Letters to Santa

Santa’s making his list and checking it twice. Meet Elf Holly in the ballroom to write your very own letter to Santa, you may even get a response back before the holidays are over!

Child with stuffed bear


Elf Cinnamon will be teaching guests how to make their very own holiday bear at our Stuff-A-Bear location in the ballroom.

Available for an additional charge


North Pole Express

All aboard the North Pole Express! Experience the enchantment of the holiday season as you embark on a magical train ride.

Holiday Characters

Holiday Character Visits

Meet your favorite characters including Ellie Peppermint and Penguin Pidi as they spread joy, take photos, and create unforgettable moments for the whole family.

Girl with face paintings

Face Painting

Add a touch of holiday magic with festive face painting! Let our talented artists transform your face into a winter wonderland, a festive character, or anything your heart desires.

Scavenger Hunt Map

Scavenger Hunt

Embark on a joyful scavenger hunt throughout the park! Get into the festive spirit by grabbing your list and exploring the park’s holiday sights, sounds, and rides. Discover all the hidden treasures to win a special holiday prize. Happy hunting and happy holidays!

Cookies Decorated

Cookie Decorating

Indulge your holiday sweet tooth and get creative at our cookie decorating station in the ballroom! It’s a delicious and festive activity that will fill your heart and your belly with the joy of the season.

Ellie cheering

Storytime with Ellie Peppermint

Join us for an enchanting interactive story time with Ellie Peppermint! With surprises, laughter, and heartwarming moments, it’s a festive journey into the world of holiday storytelling that the whole family can enjoy.

All the snow globes!

Make Your Own Snow Globe

Meet Elf Cupcake in Chuckles on Main Street to learn how to make your very own snow globe.

Available for an additional charge

Ornaments on Christmas Tree

Personalized Ornaments

Elf Rosie and his friends will help you make your very own ornament this season. Located in Santa’s Workshop across from the North Pole Express.

Available for an additional charge

Child on Carrousel with dad

Holiday Rides

American Flyers
Boocifer’s Haunted Holiday at Ghost Hunt
Bumper Cars
Drop Zone
Drum Circus
Fantasy Carousel
Jolly Jester
Kiddie Coaster


Kiddie Swinger
Little Critters
Little Dare Devils
North Pole Express*
Rainbow Riders
Zoomer’s Gas N’ Go


December 24
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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