Hours & Admission ~

November 4, 2021 – January 9, 2022
Nightly from Dusk to Midnight

The Winter Festival of Lights features three hundred acres of twinkling lights over a six-mile, self-guided drive. The dazzling display includes 90 lighted attractions boasting more than one million energy-efficient LED lights.

2021 Event Brochure

Lights Hours

The dazzling drive-through experience is lit up nightly from dusk to midnight, including holidays, from November 4 – January 9. 

Enjoy reduced wait times when you visit Monday through Wednesday, and beat the rush when you arrive early between 5 – 6 p.m.

Admission

To ensure the Festival of Lights continues to shine brightly for years to come, a donation of $25 per vehicle is suggested. Every $25 donor receives: 

  • 2021 Festival of Lights Vehicle Pass valid throughout the holiday season
  • Oglebay Rewards Book containing more than $500 in money-saving coupons redeemable Nov. 2021 – Dec. 2022
Rewards Book Inclusions

Donations are accepted at the Welcome Booth, located at light display #32. Cash or credit card accepted.

Know Before You Go

Don’t miss any of the 90 lighted attractions along our 6-mile driving route. Follow the directions below instead of using a GPS, and begin at light display #1 on the map below. 

From I-70 W: Follow I-70 W to exit 2A Oglebay Park. Follow the signs for Oglebay Park and merge onto National Rd. Turn left at the light by Tim Hortons onto Bethany Pike/WV Route 88 N toward Oglebay. (2.5 mi) Arrive at Oglebay.

From I-70 E: Follow I-70 E to Wheeling. Take the Oglebay Park Exit 2A. Follow signs for Oglebay Park and turn right onto National Rd. Turn left at the light by Tim Hortons onto Bethany Pike/WV Route 88 N toward Oglebay. (2.5 mi) Arrive at Oglebay.

Lights Map