Lights of the Ozarks Nov 22 - Dec 31
November, 2019

Lights of the Ozarks Nov 22 - Dec 31

Enjoy the amazing winter wonderland of lights on the Downtown Square beginning Friday, November 22nd at 6 p.m. with the lighting night parade.

The lights illuminate the square each evening from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. and remain on through January 1, 2020.  Nightly holiday activities, hot chocolate, and festive 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. Holiday activities on the Historic Downtown Square will be going on through December 31, weather permitting.


Pony and Carriage Rides

Pony rides and carriages rides begin on Saturday, November 23 at 5 p.m. 

Pony Rides: $6 per person

Carriage Rides: $25 for the first two people and it's $10 for each additional adult and $5 for each additional child. Private carriage rides are available for $40. 

Santa Claus

Santa Claus will be available during the following dates inside the Fayetteville Town Center:

December 1 from 6-9 p.m.
December 5-8 from 6-9 p.m.
December 12-15 from 6-9 p.m.
December 19-23 from 6 - 9 p.m.

There is NO CHARGE to see Santa. No photographer will be available on site but you are welcome to take Santa photos with your own devices.


Food Trucks

Food Trucks will be located on the downtown square throughout the Lights of the Ozarks season serving up food and drinks. Warm up with Jammin' Java, Flavorful Kettle Corn, Chowhounds Street Grub, The Little Red Barn Churreria De La Frontera Y Mas! 


Additional Info

  • Event date: Friday, 22 November 2019
Director of Community Engagement

Community Engagement Manager