Holiday Night Lights at Rotary Park in Wentzville

Lights, Trees, Santa Make Christmas Special

Wentzville Parks & Recreation's Holiday Night Lights
Courtesy of Wentzville Parks & Recreation

St. Charles County, Missouri, puts on several large Christmas light displays, and they include Holiday Night Lights in Wentzville. Each year, visitors from across the area take in the festive lights and colorful scenes at Rotary Park.

When to Go

Holiday Night Lights opens after Thanksgiving and closes in late December. In 2017, the light switch on the display is flipped on Nov. 24. It will be open Thursday through Sunday night through Dec. 10 and starting Dec. 14, it will be open every night until Dec. 30. Holiday Night Lights will be closed on Christmas Day.

Santa and More

Holiday Night Lights is a drive-through display with more than a mile of holiday scenes in Rotary Park. If you go on a Saturday night, your kids can visit Santa in the Kolb Building, where there are also trees decorated by a variety of local entities. 

What You'll See

As you drive through the park, you'll see hundreds of thousands of lights stretching for more than a mile. There are holiday scenes, decorated trees, lighted tunnels, and other glittering displays for the whole family to enjoy.

Getting There

Holiday Night Lights is located in Rotary Park in Wentzville. To get to Wentzville from St. Louis, take Interstate 64/U.S.Highway 40 west to Interstate 70. Take exit 208 for Wentzville Parkway. Merge onto Wentzville Parkway for about one mile, then turn left onto West Meyer Road. Rotary Park is at 2577 West Meyer Road.