Shadrack’s Christmas Lights Show Dazzles at Smokies Park

Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland is a spectacular holiday lights show that is guaranteed to put you in the Christmas spirit! This annual event at Smokies Park attracts guests from all over the country with its festive lights displays. Here is all of the information that you need to know about this truly special Christmas lights show in the Smoky Mountains:

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Dates and Times

Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland takes place nightly, including holidays, from now until January 4, 2015. The show opens each night at dusk and closes at 10 p.m., but may be open even later on the weekends. The event is even open in the rain, so don’t let bad weather spoil your fun!


Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland is located at the Tennessee Smokies Baseball Stadium on 3540 Line Drive in Kodak, Tennessee. This is conveniently just a short drive up the Parkway from the towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.

Ticket Information

Tickets for Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland are $20 for cars or family vans; $30 for activity vans, limos or mini/half buses; and $75 for tour or school buses. The tickets can be purchased at the event from your vehicle, and both cash and credit cards are accepted.

The ShowChristmas lights in a candy cane design

Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland is the largest fully synchronized LED Christmas light and music drive-through in the nation, and certainly the most impressive Christmas lights show in the Smoky Mountains! Relax in the comfort of your own vehicle as you slowly drift past thousands of twinkling lights performing to some of your favorite holiday music. The designers of Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland have used the most technologically advanced equipment in the industry to program their amazing orchestra of lights. In addition, to spread the Christmas cheer, Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland uses proceeds from the event to support numerous local charities.

To learn more about Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland, visit their official website:

Santa’s Village

Visitors at Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland can also enjoy free admission to Santa’s Village! The village features a wide variety of fun things to do, as well as a snack bar with a selection of refreshments. Some of the attractions include a giant tent with inflatables for kids where they can play all they want for just $5.00, or an Orbitron for $5.00 per ride. In addition, kids can enjoy camel and pony rides, as well as pictures with Santa himself.

Some of the snack bar items include funnel cakes for $3.00, deep fried s’mores for $3.00, hot dogs for $2.00, corn dogs for $2.50, nachos for $3.00, pretzels for $3.00 and chips for $1.00. In addition, hot cocoa and hot cider are available for $2.00, as well as a variety of bottled drinks for $1.50 to $2.00. One thing is for certain – you won’t be hungry when you visit Santa’s Village!

Christmas lights display with Santa on a trainWhere to Stay

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