Lights of the Ozarks
November, 2018

Lights of the Ozarks

Enjoy the amazing winter wonderland of lights on the Downtown Square beginning Friday, November 16th at 6 p.m. with the lighting night parade.

The lights illuminate the square each evening from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Nightly carriages and pony rides, fresh hot chocolate and festive holiday music make the Lights of the Ozarks an event that cannot be missed.

Each year Fayetteville Parks and Recreation workers spend over 3,300 hours decorating the Downtown Square with over 400,000 lights.

The lights will remain up through January 1st, 2019.


The Lights of the Ozarks parade will weave through downtown Fayetteville at 6 p.m. on the evening of November 16th.
To enter a float into this year's Lights of the Ozarks parade: Download the parade application here.
There is an entrance fee of $25 per float. Applications and payment are due by Monday, October 29, 2018, at 5 p.m.


Additional Info

  • Event date: Friday, 16 November 2018
Director of Community Engagement

Director of Community Engagement