Celebrate the holidays with a sparkling series of special events at Meadow Brook Hall – including a grand romantic evening at Starlight Stroll, sharing special wishes at Santa Saturdays, and the all-new Family Nights at Winter Wonder Lights!
Located in Rochester on the campus of Oakland University, Meadow Brook Hall will be Michigan’s most dazzling holiday entertainment destination from Friday, Nov. 24 through Saturday, Dec. 30.
Making Your Season Bright
“We are excited to welcome families, couples, and people of all ages once more to the spectacular Holidays at Meadow Brook.” said Shannon O’Berski, external relations director of Meadow Brook Hall. “Whether you are looking for family fun, an evening with friends or a great date night, come create new holiday memories and make merry at Meadow Brook during the most wonder-filled time of year!”
By day, the beloved annual Holiday Walk transports visitors on a self-guided tour through the three floors of historic Meadow Brook Hall decked in shimmering splendor. At night, Winter Wonder Lights transforms the estate into a breathtaking light show featuring music, concessions and magic where visitors can explore the National Historic Landmark at its most festive.
For more information about Holiday Walk and Winter Wonder Lights at Meadow Brook—including dates, details and ticket information, visit meadowbrookholidays.com.
Special Events for a Special Season
Our special holiday events are not to be missed! Book now as all events are expected to sell out!
Starlight Stroll invites guests to a romantic night of holiday elegance at the Great Estate. Enjoy the evening with a four-course strolling dinner and seasonal drinks at the full signature bar. Waltz the night away to in the two-story Gothic-inspired Ballroom to live musical entertainment. This dress-to-impress event will take place Wednesday, Dec. 6, from 7-10 p.m. Tickets are $125 per person.
Gather your friends and enjoy a beautiful Holiday Tea in the magnificent Christopher Wren Dining Room. This beloved annual event serves a selection of teas with sweet and savory bites to fill you with an old-world feeling of enchantment before a self-guided tour of Holiday Walk to see the mansion decked in festive cheer. Holiday Teas are $65 per person and $58.50 for Meadow Brook Members. All events are select Tuesdays and Thursdays in November and December from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Family Fun By Day & Night
Santa Claus is coming to town ready to spread holiday cheer at Meadow Brook! On select Santa Saturdays this holiday season, enjoy a magic-filled afternoon where children can tell Santa their holiday wishes inside the elegant Christopher Wren Dining Room. Santa visits are included with tickets for Holiday Walk and run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are $23 for Adults 13 and up, $10.50 for Youths 3-12, and Children 2 and under go free!
Get your loved ones ready for the all new Family Nights at Winter Wonder Lights! On select Sundays in November and December, children 12 and under go FREE to Meadow Brook’s outdoor, evening light show! See the Great Estate come alive with the magic of the holidays as you and your family explore dozens of immersive lightscape environments and our new holiday courtyard with winter activities for kids, bonfires, festive concessions and more! Adult tickets are $22.50 and Meadow Brook Member tickets are $11.25.
Meadow Brook Hall is fully self-supporting, relying on special events such as the annual holiday events for the preservation and interpretation of this National Historic Landmark. For more information about the Meadow Brook Hall, visit meadowbrookhall.org.
Meadow Brook Hall is the historic home built by one of the automotive aristocracy’s most remarkable women, Matilda Dodge Wilson, widow of auto pioneer John Dodge, and her second husband, Alfred Wilson. Constructed between 1926 and 1929, Meadow Brook Hall represents one of the finest examples of Tudor-revival style architecture in America, and is especially renowned for its superb craftsmanship, architectural detailing and grand scale of 88,000 square-feet. It was the center of a country estate that included 1,500 acres, numerous farm buildings, recreational facilities, several residences and formal gardens. Named a National Historic Landmark in 2012, Meadow Brook Hall strives to preserve and interpret its architecture, landscape, and fine and decorative art so that visitors may be entertained, educated and inspired by history. Meadow Brook Hall is located in Rochester, Mich. on the campus of Oakland University.