Winter Magic is a drive-thru Christmas lights event in Swope Park next to the Kansas City Zoo.
The festive display runs nightly through January 2, 2022. Hours are:
- Monday – Thursday: 6 to 9 p.m.
- Friday – Saturday: 6 to 11 p.m.
How Winter Magic Works
Buy tickets: Purchase Winter Magic tickets in advance online (one per car load) choosing the day and time you would like to visit. Offering tickets based on time slots allows you to avoid the lines.
- Cars: $25
- Limo or commercial van: $40
- Commercial bus: $55
Cruise In: On the day of your ticket, cruise Oakwood Drive in Swope Park, which has been transformed into a mile long modern holiday light experience. You’ll get to enjoy nine themed areas and drive through the longest animated light tunnel in the Midwest.
Be Festive: Wear pajamas or bring along hot chocolate and cookies to make the evening extra special. Vendors will be selling Old-fashioned Kettle Corn, Cinnamon Popcorn, Cheese Popcorn, Hot Chocolate, Warm Apple Cider, and more on Fridays, Saturdays and other select nights.
Stay Safe and Healthy: Everyone will need to remain in their cars while enjoying the drive through experience. Photos must be taken from inside your car.
Feel Good: Proceeds benefit KC Parks Summer Camp Scholarship Fund – making sure local children have access to summer learning and fun.
Winter Magic is located at located at 7332 Oakwood Drive, Kansas City, MO 64132 next to the KC Zoo.