Attractions December 12, 2018
The One Connecticut Attraction That Transforms Into A Christmas Wonderland Each Year
Lake Compounce is one of Connecticut’s most popular summertime attractions. But did you know that during the Christmas season, this popular theme park transforms into a holiday wonderland? Hundreds of thousands of glittering lights will illuminate the park as you’ve never seen it before. Children and adults alike will be dazzled by the festive air at Holiday Lights.
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Holiday Lights at Lake Compounce in Bristol will run through December 23, 2018 on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings. Escape to a holiday wonderland full of twinkling lights and family-friendly activities.
Enjoy a magical lights show synchronized to your favorite seasonal music every half hour throughout the evening. A yummy selection of food trucks are also available to provide delicious treats.
Take a ride on the North Pole Railway. Other select children's and family rides are also open during Holiday Lights.
Lake Compounce comes to life with caroling, costumed guests, ice carvers, balloon animals, and much more. Browse the gift shops to find unique holiday presents.
Get pictures taken with Santa or sit down and enjoy a story read by Mrs. Claus. Cookie decorating and writing letters to Santa are fun ways for the kids to prepare for the holidays.
Check out Connecticut's tallest Christmas tree. Standing at 100 feet tall, the brightly lit tree is completely mesmerizing.
Holiday Lights is open Friday nights 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday - Sunday 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. Adult admission is $15.99, junior admission (ages 4-10) is $11.99, and kids ages 3 and under are free.
Bring the whole family to make holiday memories to last a lifetime. Spending an evening at the oldest continuously running theme park in America is always a special treat.
Lake Compounce is located at 185 Enterprise Dr., Bristol, CT 06010. Learn more and purchase tickets online by visiting their
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