Let Your Nights Be Bright

at Winter Wonder Lights

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 25 – December 30, 2022


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, bonfires and more!

Enjoy our enchanting collection of special holiday events, including Starlight Stroll, Holiday Tea and Santa Saturdays!

Plan Your Visit

Winter Wonder Lights tickets must be purchased online in advance. Tickets are booked for a specific date and time. Guests must arrive during the entry time on their tickets and expect to spend about an hour onsite.

The Winter Wonder Lights experience includes touring a portion of the house. At this time, masks are required inside Meadow Brook Hall and any buildings on Oakland University’s campus. Please be respectful of others and stay home if you are feeling sick.



Ticket Prices

Holiday Walk Winter Wonder Lights
Adults 13+$20$22
Seniors 62+$15
Tues. & Wed.
on Value Nights
Youth 3-12$7.50$12
Child 0-2FreeFree
Military & Veterans$15$18
OU Students$5$12
Meadow Brook MembersFreeFree

Meadow Brook Hall members enjoy free access to Winter Wonder Lights. Members must book tickets online in advance and enter the special code (provided by email) at checkout.

Interested in becoming a Meadow Brook member? Join today!

Visitor Information

Winter Wonder Lights is an outdoor (with a small portion indoors), evening event. It will take place rain, snow or shine.

Parking is free and shuttle service is available.

Winter Wonder Lights is 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