Lights of the Ozarks
November, 2017

Lights of the Ozarks

Enjoy the amazing winter wonderland of lights on the Downtown Square beginning Friday, November 17th 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, 2018.

Participate in the 2017 Lighting Night Parade

To enter a float into the Lighting Night Parade, please download the application here

Applications must be returned by Friday, November 10. Space is limited and entries will be given consideration based on the date the application is received.
Click here for a map of the Light Night Parade.

Be a Lights of the Ozarks Vendor

To apply to be a Lights of the Ozarks vendor, please download the application here.  

You may apply to be a vendor for Lighting Night (one night only, on Friday, November 17) or to be a long-term vendor for the entire lights of the Ozarks season. Please indicate your preference on the form.

Applications must be returned by November 3rd. Space is limited and entries will be given consideration based on the date the application is received.

The Lights of the Ozarks parade is organized Experience Fayetteville. For more information, please call 800-766-4626.

Additional Info

  • Event date: Friday, 17 November 2017
Director of Community Engagement

Director of Community Engagement