Festival of Lights

Friday, November 24, 2017 – Monday, January 1, 2018

Daily from 5 to 9:30 pm


Bring a little twinkle to your holidays at the Annual Winter Festival of Lights. This spectacular holiday drive-through event features more than one million twinkling lights, wonderful themed displays, and one of the tallest tree displays in the state. Don't forget to make a difference this season! Please bring canned goods/non-perishable items for donation to local food banks.
Winter Festival of Lights


Watkins Regional Park
301 Watkins Park Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
Phone: 301-699-2456
TTY: 301-699-2544

Admission Fees

CASH ONLY. No checks or credit cards accepted.
Vehicle Type
Car or Van $10
Multi-Visit Pass $15
Mini-Bus or Limo $20
Bus $30

Vehicle Categorization

  • A Multi-Visit pass is transferable for cars and vans for up to 3 visits.
  • A mini-bus seats 13 to 24 passengers.
  • A bus seats 25 or more passengers.

Admission Features

  • Multi-visit passes will be sold nightly at the gate.
  • On December 4, to celebrate M-NCPPC’s 90 years of excellence, we are hosting a FREE APPRECIATION DAY.
  • On Christmas Day the festival is FREE.