Wonderland in Lights

November 23 - January 2

Each year, the City of Effingham Convention and Visitors Bureau turns Community Park into a winter wonderland!

Wonderland in Lights, a drive-thru light display, features a variety of lighted holiday scenes including reindeer flying, Santa coming down the chimney and a Nativity scene. In addition, to help get you in the Christmas spirit, the Effingham CVB, along with 97.9 XFM and KJ Country 102.3, bring you the option to tune into continuous Christmas music on 90.7 FM while you drive through the display.

Santa visits the Wonderland in Lights every Saturday to bring special presents to the children. Come drive through the light display and stick around to talk to Santa and listen to your favorite Christmas carols!

The Wonderland in Lights is free, but donations are welcome.

*For more information or to volunteer to help spread Christmas cheer, please call 217-342-5310.*

Thanksgiving through the New Year

Sun. - Thurs. 5 - 9 p.m.

Fri. & Sat. 5 - 10 p.m.

Community Park on Temple Ave.

Past dates

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  • Starting Thursday, November 23rd, 2017, repeated every day until Tuesday, January 02, 2018 — all day


Community Park

Temple Ave.
Effingham, IL


Wonderland in Lights

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