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Night of Lights

Date / Time
Dec 17 / 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Canyon Lodge
Winter Events, Family Fun, Entertainment, Holiday
Celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a one-of-a-kind evening at Canyon Lodge.  Night of Lights presented by the Southern California Ford Dealers is a FREE fun-filled night for all ages with live music, a firework show, torchlight parade, kids activities and snowmobiles rides. 

Event Schedule*

4:30-6:30pm | Indoor & Outdoor Family Activities
        Includes snowmobile rides, sledding hill, Woolly's Igloo, face painting and more*
| Evening festivities begin and food concessions open
5pm-8pm | Rooftop Viewing Area and Family Club Room open**
| Live music by Sticky Fingers on the outdoor stage
5:15pm | Magic Show, indoors 3rd floor ticket lobby
| Night of Lights presented by the Southern California Ford Dealers
7:30pm | On-snow after party and live music by Sticky Fingers
7:30pm | Photos with Santa & Woolly, 3rd floor ticket lobby
10pm | Last gondola ride to The Village
        *Events subject to change

Rooftop Viewing Area

The Rooftop Viewing Area is SOLD OUT

Take it all in with your friends and family atop Canyon Lodge on the fifth floor roof.  Open from 5pm to 8pm for a light party and prime show viewing. Offering a cash bar and grab-and-go food for purchase, with standing room and limited seating, there's no other place you'd rather be to enjoy the night's events.

Advance Price
Cali4nia Passholder
Door Price
Adult (13+)  $29
Child (5-12) $15
Child (4 & under) Free  Free

Family Club Room


Gather with the family for a night of pure magic. Enjoy the Night of Lights festivities from a warm setting on the fourth floor of Canyon Lodge from 5pm to 8pm, with room for sitting and standing. Food and drinks will be available for purchase and the kids will enjoy a magician and appearances from Woolly, himself.

  Advance Price
 Cali4nia Passholder
 Door Price
Adult (13+)
 $39 $33
Youth (5-12)
 $29 $23
 Child (4 & under)
 Free  Free  Free

Event Parking & Transportation

Limited parking is available at Canyon Lodge, all event-goers are encouraged to use free public transportation to get to and from the Night of Lights.

The Village Gondola will operate until 10pm, the gondola route begins in The Village Plaza, ending at Canyon Lodge.  This option is best for guests staying in or near The Village.  Pay parking is available in the parking lot across from The Village.

Special Event Shuttle & Town Trolley routes are available for the evening for guests staying a various in-town locations. View the Night of Lights program (below) for a detailed map and schedule.

Park & Ride locations will be set up at the Mammoth High School and Juniper Springs Resort/Eagle Lodge.  Shuttle buses will run between these locations and Canyon Lodge for the evening. Download a copy of the Night of Lights program (below) for a detailed map and schedule.

Lodging Deal

Get 50% off your stay in select rooms at Mammoth Lodging Collection properties on Friday, December 16 when visiting Mammoth for Night of Lights Weekend. Two night minimum stay required, must arrive on Friday, December 16. Cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion.


*Subject to change based on conditions.
**Paid, ticketed areas.


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