Westchesters Winter Wonderland

Westchester's Winter Wonderland Drive-thru Holiday Light Extravaganza returns to Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla, for its ninth season, creating a memorable holiday experience the whole family can enjoy! The event is open most days, beginning Friday, Nov. 25 through Sunday, Jan. 1. Opens at 6 p.m. weekdays, 5 p.m. weekends; end times vary. Tickets are $25 to $35 per car and reservations are required.

Enhance your experience with Ned and Albert’s Holiday Treat Boxes from Wegman’s in Harrison and Candy Cane Light Up Wands, both available to purchase online only while making your reservations.

Experience thousands of stunning lights on the 1.2 mile drive through Kensico Dam Plaza while listening to holiday music in your vehicle with new attractions including a new North Pole and live Santa display; breathtaking Kaleidoscope Alley; expanded Peace on Earth LED display with animated trumpets and angels; and more electrifying lights surrounding the largest holiday Christmas tree in Westchester! And that is not all, for the grand finale, guests will be able to make their New Year’s wish upon a new thirty-foot glistening star that will be featured at the end of the interactive show. Additional attractions include:

Fireside Forest
A family at home enjoying the holidays dreaming of great times.

Winter Winds Way
Old Man Winter blowing beautiful snowflakes swirling in the air.

Peace on Earth Place
Floating stained-glass angels heralding a message of good will towards all and peace on earth.

Dove Drive
Illuminated doves of peace flying among the serene memorial trees.

Caroling Corner
New Feature! Cheerful snowmen singing under a starry night.

Take Flight Lake
A dazzling 50-foot white dove soaring into the night sky.

Magical Woods
Drive through dozens of lit, dancing trees.

Glittering Snowflakes
Two dazzling 30-foot snowflakes dancing and sparkling.

Christmas Tree Plaza
Westchester’s largest Christmas tree, standing at 40 feet.

Land of Packages
Entrancing light display of elves at work packing presents.

Twirling Tunnel
100 feet of swirling colors will transport you into the holiday season.

Fa La La La La Lane
A favorite holiday song brought to light!

Children’s Celebration
Children from around the world celebrating the magic of Winter Wonderland!

Kaleidoscope Corridor
New feature! Immerse yourself in a multitude of dancing colors.

Elf Disco
Elves night out! Come join the party!

Candy Cane Lane
Towering lit up red and white candy canes will delight children of all ages.

North Pole
New feature! Santa Claus will greet every car in person in a magical snow globe display.

Elves Playground
Elves playing hide and seek behind the trees.

Wish Upon a Star
New feature! Make your New Year’s wish upon our glistening 30-ft. star.

Westchester’s Winter Wonderland is presented by WMCHealth, sponsored by Westchester Parks Foundation and operated by Westchester County Parks. Additional sponsors: Con Edison, Wegmans, Dark Tech Effects, Eclectic Precision, News 12 Westchester, and Westchester County Tourism, NY.

Get more information or call (914) 231-4600.