Celebrate the Magic of the Season
It’s the most wonderful time of year! Meadow Brook Hall’s annual Holiday Walk brings the magic of the season alive with an unforgettable series of activities and special events. Experience the wonder of our more than 50 magnificent trees—including a 10-foot tall Poinsettia tree created by 150 live plants, dazzling trimmings, and lights galore!
November 26 – December 30, 2021
Tickets are not yet on sale for 2021.
Please check back for more details!
About Holiday Walk
Holiday Walk is a self-guided indoor event featuring incomparable holiday sights and decorations inside Meadow Brook Hall, the historic mansion and National Historic Landmark located in Rochester on the campus of Oakland University.
For 50 years, Meadow Brook Hall has delivered a breathtaking holiday experience, transporting visitors through the historic mansion decked in shimmering splendor. Experience the wonder of our more than 50 magnificent trees, flickering fireplaces, and lights galore! Explore the 110 room estate from the Grand Ballroom to Candy Cane Cottage and visit Santa and his reindeer on Santa Saturdays! Perfect for a special date night or family outing.
Enjoy our engaging collection of special holiday events, including Starlight Stroll, Holiday Tea, Breakfast With Santa and Santa Saturdays!
Plan Your Visit
All Holiday Walk and Winter Wonder Lights tickets must be purchased online in advance.
Holiday event tickets are booked for a specific date and time to ensure a positive experience and safe guest capacity. Guests must arrive during the entry time on their tickets and expect to spend about an hour and a half on each tour.
Meadow Brook Hall members enjoy free access to our two holiday events, Holiday Walk and Winter Wonder Lights. Members will be emailed a special code and must book tickets online in advance and enter the special code at checkout.
Interested in becoming a Meadow Brook member? Join today!
Holiday Walk is an indoor, daytime event. Winter Wonder Lights is an outdoor, evening event. Both experiences will take place rain, snow or shine.
Parking is free and shuttle service is available.
Holiday Walk and Winter Wonder Lights are accessible to strollers, wheelchairs and power scooters.
Winter Wonder Lights features a variety of food and drinks, ranging from concession snacks such as popcorn and glow-in-the-dark cotton candy to hot meals in our outdoor Chimney Tops Café. Chimney Tops Café includes benches, bonfires and plenty of holiday cheer. Seasonally-inspired beverages, cocktails and kid-friendly drinks are available.
Winter Wonder Lights
Winter Wonder Lights is a self-guided outdoor event featuring unique light displays across the grounds of Meadow Brook Hall, located in Rochester on the campus of Oakland University.
It will be a special evening of lights, music and magic where visitors can explore the National Historic Landmark at its most festive. Enjoy fun concessions such as glow-in-the-dark cotton candy and hot meals in our outdoor café. There will be seasonal and specialty drinks, live organ music playing Christmas carols, selfie stations, bonfires and more!