Are you looking for a fun and safe Christmas activity to participate in? It’s no surprise that COVID-19 has shaped the way 2021 has progressed and will no doubt influence the holiday. Thankfully, there are still plenty of fun activities to engage in that will get your holiday spirits up while you welcome the Christmas season.
Going to look at the Christmas lights around San Antonio is a fun and safe activity to participate in amidst the chaos of 2021. Lights Alive in San Antonio offers friends and family the opportunity to go on a car ride and enjoy a light show that begins this Friday night.
About Lights Alive San Antonio – What to Expect
Lights Alive’s nearly mile-long drive-thru light show extravaganza is the first of its kind in Texas, and it boldly displays creative new lighting techniques that are likely to astound and engage visitors of all ages.
This fun and family-friendly environment is a great activity to participate in that keeps you and your entire family safe and entertained in the midst of the uncertainty that 2021 has created. This light show is also well reputable and has been featured on many well-known TV talk shows and networks.
Spectators may leave their cars and enjoy exquisite Christmas confections, make seasonal crafts as presents for loved ones, take photographs with Santa, or design their own light display on their 50-foot interactive light show tree in the Park & Play Wonderland.
The entire show is designed and produced by Living Light Show and is a computer-animated show that is synchronized with fun music to set the tone. Living Light Show is well known for its popular series “The Great Christmas Light Fight”. Since the show’s inception, the company has been featured on Good Morning American, Yahoo!, CNN, and Nightline, and a host of other well-known networks.
Lights Alive San Antonio – Schedule, Hours, Tickets, and More
Lights Alive Christmas light show runs from November 19th to January 2nd from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm and is excited to open its doors for the third year in a row.
The show’s tickets are sold per car, not per person. All tickets, regardless of their nature, are one-time use only. Some of the extra activities have a fee associated with them.
- “Any Day” General Admission: $45.00
- “Limited Day” General Admission: $35.00
*On purchasing a “Limited Day” ticket, one may upgrade to an “All Day” ticket at the gate.
Lights Alive also offers an allergy-friendly menu that includes Popcorn Bar, Cotton Candy, and Snack Bar options.
New activities for this year include the Nativity Show, Inflatable Axe Throwing, Gingerbread Escape Room Experience, and Soccer Darts. There is also a big grassy space where people may enjoy the stunning view of the full drive-through segment of the show taking place down the hill. Alternatively, you could simply rest easy with a hot chocolate while the kids run about and play.
Lights Alive Map
The light show takes place at the National Shooting Complex near 1604 and Culebra.
Check out more holiday lights in our 2021 update to the Best Christmas Lights in San Antonio
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