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Winter Magic Drive-Thru in KCMO

𝙄𝙩'𝙨 𝙖 𝙝𝙤𝙡𝙞𝙙𝙖𝙮 𝙫𝙞𝙗𝙚!

Quick Details


  • One ticket is good for one car-full, so load up the entire family for this one.
  • Tickets are available by arrival time slots. Show up anytime during the one-hour arrival time slot on your ticket.
  • There will sometimes be a line when you get there. Reserved arrival time slots help with traffic. Expect wait times on busy holiday nights and weekends.
  • Your purchase confirmation email will include your ticket and scannable QR code for admission.
  • Contact-free option: Just leave your windows up and we’ll scan your ticket through the glass! No questions asked.

2023 Season
Opening Evening – November 2, 2023
Closing Evening – December 31, 2023
Twinkling EVERY NIGHT! – starting at 6pm!

Standard Car/Truck Priced Per Vehicle
Limo or Commercial Van Up to 15 passengers.
Commercial Bus Over 15 passengers.
Kids Party Pack Includes (1) Pair LED Lighted Glasses and (1) 16" Flashing LED Party Wand
Cherry Berry Cotton Candy Includes (1) 1oz Tub of Cherry Berry Flavored Cotton Candy
Extra Butter Popcorn Includes (1) Bag (approx 3 cups) of Extra Butter Flavored Popcorn
Caramel Popcorn Includes (1) Bag (approx 3 cups) of Caramel Flavored Popcorn

a lit up city at night

Experience the Kansas City Christmas Lights with Winter Magic!

Winter Magic is Kansas City’s favorite, drive-thru, holiday party (now in our 4th season)!  Come experience the most fantastic one mile of synchronized holiday lights this side of the North Pole!  Create lasting memories with family and friends.  Enjoy your favorite dancing KC holiday light show displays while you “holiday-party-in-your-car”.  You’re sure to be vibin’ away to the most modern versions of holiday classics!  And, all this for just $25 per car.  Bring your whole family, your favorite neighbor, and the pets!  One Carload – One Ticket – One Price!  Winter Magic (in partnership with Kansas City Parks and Recreation Board of Commissioners) is the city’s premier, drive thru winter event!  

New This Season!!

Get in the spirit with our 𝗯𝗿𝗮𝗻𝗱-𝗻𝗲𝘄, 𝗵𝗼𝗹𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝗮𝗽𝗽𝗮𝗿𝗲𝗹!  But be sure to order in time for home delivery.  *𝑇𝑜 𝑘𝑒𝑒𝑝 𝑓𝑟𝑜𝑚 𝑠𝑙𝑜𝑤𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑑𝑜𝑤𝑛 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑡𝑖𝑐𝑘𝑒𝑡 𝑙𝑖𝑛𝑒, 𝑎𝑝𝑝𝑎𝑟𝑒𝑙 𝑖𝑠 𝑛𝑜𝑡 𝑎𝑣𝑎𝑖𝑙𝑎𝑏𝑙𝑒 𝑓𝑜𝑟 𝑝𝑖𝑐𝑘𝑢𝑝 𝑎𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡.  𝗦𝗛𝗢𝗣 𝗡𝗢𝗪! 

Winter Magic Holiday Swag Merch Kansas City Christmas Lights

𝙆𝙞𝙙𝙨 𝙋𝙖𝙧𝙩𝙮 𝙋𝙖𝙘𝙠!
ALL NEW ITEMS for 2023!  Expand the fun with our 𝘄𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗟𝗘𝗗 𝗴𝗹𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗲𝘀 and a 𝘁𝗼𝘄𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴, 𝟭𝟲” 𝗟𝗘𝗗 𝗳𝗹𝗮𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗹𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 𝘄𝗮𝗻𝗱, that will make your family part of the light show!  Enhance your lighted experience with this continued favorite, must-have add-on!  *𝑇ℎ𝑖𝑠 𝑝𝑎𝑐𝑘 𝑐𝑎𝑛 𝑏𝑒 𝑎𝑑𝑑𝑒𝑑 𝑡𝑜 𝑦𝑜𝑢𝑟 𝑐𝑎𝑟𝑡 𝑑𝑢𝑟𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑐ℎ𝑒𝑐𝑘 𝑜𝑢𝑡 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑖𝑠 𝑎𝑣𝑎𝑖𝑙𝑎𝑏𝑙𝑒 𝑓𝑜𝑟 𝑝𝑖𝑐𝑘 𝑢𝑝 𝑎𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡.  Perfect for the kids (or 𝙮𝙤𝙪𝙣𝙜 𝙖𝙩 𝙝𝙚𝙖𝙧𝙩).

Winter Magic Holiday Swag Christmas Lights Best Kansas City

❈𝙏𝙖𝙨𝙩𝙮 𝙂𝙤𝙪𝙧𝙢𝙚𝙩 𝙎𝙣𝙖𝙘𝙠𝙨 & 𝙏𝙧𝙚𝙖𝙩𝙨!❈
This season we’re offering some 𝗱𝗲𝗹𝗶𝗰𝗶𝗼𝘂𝘀 𝘀𝗻𝗮𝗰𝗸𝘀 available for purchase during our online checkout (available for pickup at the event).  Our savory popcorn and sweet cotton candy are sure to 𝗽𝘂𝘁 𝘆𝗼𝘂𝗿 𝘁𝗮𝘀𝘁𝗲 𝗯𝘂𝗱𝘀 𝗶𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗵𝗼𝗹𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝘀𝗽𝗶𝗿𝗶𝘁!

Winter Magic Holiday Swag Christmas Lights Best Kansas CityWinter Magic Holiday Swag Christmas Lights Best Kansas City

𝙈𝙚𝙨𝙢𝙚𝙧𝙞𝙯𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙉𝙚𝙬 𝘿𝙞𝙨𝙥𝙡𝙖𝙮!
We heard you Kansas City!  We know how you love our immersive displays, so we’ve added a 𝗻𝗲𝘄 𝘁𝘆𝗽𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝗶𝗺𝗺𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗶𝘃𝗲 light wall to our 𝗖𝗮𝗻𝗱𝘆 𝗖𝗮𝗻𝗲 𝗣𝗮𝗿𝘁𝘆 𝗟𝗮𝗻𝗲 area!  In addition, we have remixed the entire light experience!  Come out and experience the holidays like you’ve never seen before!

𝘌𝘷𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘍𝘶𝘯𝘥𝘳𝘢𝘪𝘴𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘧𝘰𝘳:
The KC Parks Fund
Children’s Mercy Kansas City

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