Park Alerts

Holiday Village & Carnival

The Bull Run Festival of Lights is more than just a light show! After enjoying two and a half miles of light displays, don’t forget to stop at the Holiday Village. Complete with bonfires, s’mores, holiday merchandise and free activities, the Holiday Village is fun for the whole family. Don’t forget to have your photo taken with Santa!

Holiday Village Dates and Times:

November 29 through December 2, and December 6 through December 30

  • 5:30-9:30pm Monday- Thursday
  • 5:30-10:00pm Friday-Sunday and holiday nights
  • Holiday nights include December 24 and 25

Holiday Village Activities:

The Holiday Village has great activities that take place during the show! 

  • On nights when the village is open: Coloring, Letters to Santa, and Book Nook for you to enjoy inside the Santa’s Oasis Tent (red and white striped tent), Bonfires and our set-to-music animated light show, Santa’s Enchanted Lights!

Carnival Dates and Times:

Open every night (weather permitting) from November 23 through January 1.

  • 5:30-9:30pm Monday-Thursday
  • 5:30-10:00pm Friday-Sunday and holiday nights
  • Holiday nights include December 24, 25, 31 and January 1

Carnival Pricing:

  • Single tickets $1.75 per ticket
  • Sheet of 30 tickets $40
  • Sheet of 50 tickets $60
  • Ride all you want wristbands $27 per person
  • Rides require 3, 4 or 5 tickets

Camel Rides Dates and Times:

November 23 through November 25, November 29 through December 2, and December 6 through January 1.

  • 5:30-9:30pm Monday-Thursday
  • 5:30-10:00pm Friday-Sunday and holiday nights
  • Holiday nights include December 24, 25, 31 and January 1

Camel Rides Pricing:

  • $8 per rider

Visit www.barcranch.com to find out more about the camels and their owners!