For your safety, we only allow photos taken after you’ve been through the Drive Thru, in front of the pond.
We are open rain or shine!
We only offer a maximum of $2 off per carload.
Picture packages range from $20-60.
We accept credit cards online and throughout the park.
Individual rides are $5 each. We offer packs of three for $12 or an unlimited ride pass for $18.
Check our Hours & Directions page for the latest information.
We are open 6pm-10pm through December 30, with the exception of December 2-4 and December 25 (Christmas Day).
Check the Tickets page for up-to-date pricing for the Drive-thru, Drive-thru and Christmas Village combo, and Group Sales.
The Christmas Village is open Thurs- Sun nights and that is the reason for the increased price – the Christmas Village has Santa’s Workshop (pictures with Santa Available), The Christmas Cafe, The Christmas Gift Shop and many Christmas Characters walking the park for photo ops with your family.
The pictures with Santa are not included with the Christmas Village experience and can be purchased at Santa’s Workshop. We have a professional photographer on staff for this service. Pictures with Santa happen EVERY THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY – FROM 6 – 10PM – NOTE: SANTA GOES HOME TO NORTH POLE ON 12/24 AND WILL RETURN IN 2019.
The Christmas Glow is drive-thru event and is accessible by any vehicle. The Christmas Village (open Thursday through Sunday) is wheelchair accessible for our guests.
Plan Your Visit:
Celebrate the season at The Christmas Glow, a mile and a half of 3 million of lights at the Christmas Around the World drive-thru experience, visit Santa at the Christmas Village Santa Workshop or just take in the majestic lights of the 45-foot Christmas Tree as you and yours warm by the gas fire pits.
Are you excited to come visit Southwest Ohio’s largest Christmas Lights Drive-thru event? We sure are excited to have you come visit the Christmas Glow at Land of Illusion in Middletown, Ohio. The Christmas Glow welcomes visitors from all over – Cincinnati, Dayton, Lebanon and Columbus, Ohio, as well as Kentucky and Indiana. You can make this Christmas season special with the lights, shops, covered fire pits! By visiting us you will also be making other’s Christmas Season bright – by bringing a canned good you get $2 off park admission and we will donate that item to The Hope House Mission of Middletown. Also – new this year we are partnering with Toys for Tots and will be one of their sponsored drop-off locations. We hope to see you soon!