Let Your Nights Be Bright

Spark your holiday season at Meadow Brook Hall’s WINTER WONDER LIGHTS. Michigan’s most dazzling new outdoor event and holiday light show is perfect for the young, the old and everyone in between. It’s where you can explore a world of lights and magic. Where you can engage with the sights and sounds of the season. And where everything is illuminated.

November 26 – December 30, 2021


Tickets will go on sale Oct. 1, 2021.
Please check back for more details!

About 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, selfie stations, bonfires and more!

Enjoy our enchanting 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!

Visitor Information

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.

Holiday Walk

Holiday Walk is a self-guided indoor tour of the incomparable holiday sights and decorations inside historic Meadow Brook Hall. For details or to book tickets, click below!

Holiday Walk at Meadow Brook Hall

The Holidays at Meadow Brook are presented by:

Oakland University Credit Union

and supported by:

Ascension Providence Rochester