Enjoy hundreds of thousands of spectacular, glimmering lights during our longest Holiday Lights season ever! It's just not the Holidays until you visit Holiday Lights at Lake Compounce. Visit as much as you'd like with a Season Pass.
Holiday Lights provides unique festive entertainment for all ages. Enjoy Connecticut's Tallest Christmas Tree, spectacular light shows around the park set to your favorite holiday music, meet your favorite holiday characters, and write a letter to Santa.
Holiday Lights will run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday November 19 - December 24, plus Monday - Saturday, December 26-31 to say goodbye to the holiday season.
Opening Night of Holiday Lights! Get into the holiday spirit with Jenny Boom Boom of Hot 93.7 and Symphonie Privett of Fox61 earlier than ever this year. Join us as our special guests relight CT's Tallest Christmas tree!
It's the season of giving, celebrate with us as we collect canned goods and nonperishable food items for local food banks. Get $5 off parking for Holiday Lights, when you bring an eligible food item.
Show us your best ugly sweater! Nothing spreads holiday cheer quite like that sweater from your grandma's closet, bust out your best ugly sweaters, sip on hot cocoa, and get in the spirit of the season with us.
Pawliday Lights returns for another season. Bring your furry BFF for photos with Santa, pup cups, and more. Plus meet and greet with volunteers from the Meriden Humane Society, donate to a doggo in need, and so much more.
Don't miss Gingerbread Weekend! Indulge in delicious gingerbread themed food & beverage offerings - available during this weekend only. Plus, build your own gingerbread house and decorate gingerbread characters.
December 26 - December 30:
The Holidays aren't over yet. Join us for one final week of Holiday Lights as we close out the 2022 season.
Kid's New Year's Eve presented by Pepsi returns to Lake Compounce! We're ringing in 2023 kids style with a bubble dance party, juice box toast, and our final fireworks show of the 2022 season! Meet us at the entrance of Crocodile Cove from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. to dance the night away to a professional DJ with your favorite Lake Compounce characters and countdown to 8:00p.m., when we close out 2022 for a spectacular fireworks show
Meet Elf Ellie and the rest of Santa's helpers throughout the park for a variety of activities
The following rides will be open for Holiday Lights. Each ride will open and close with the park. Fridays are from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Saturday and Sundays are from 3:00pm to 8:00pm. Each ride is weather dependent as some rides cannot operate in cold temperatures.