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Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - Sunday, January 3, 2016
5 - 10pm • Open Nightly

Onondaga Lake Park, Liverpool NY

Lights on the Lake is a two mile long DRIVE-THRU show featuring:

  • Towering Holiday Displays
  • Larger-than-Life Land of Oz
  • Twinkling Fantasy Forest
  • Colorful Section Arches
  • Delightful Victorian Village
  • Fairytale Magic Grand Finale
  • Memorable Animated Scenes


  • Monday-Thursday - $10 per car (including motorcycles) - show your Wegmans Shoppers Club Card for $4 off on Mondays and Tuesdays.
  • Friday, Saturday & Sunday - $15 per car (including motorcycles).
  • $24 per minibus (capacity 17-24)
  • $75 per motorcoach (capacity 24+)
  • Please note: Cash/Checks Only are accepted at the gate Take our Survey
  • As visitors drive through the show they can enjoy the crystal clear sounds of the season on Sunny 102 until New Year's Eve.
  • Treat your employees to Central New York's top holiday tradition this season for as little as $5.00 a carload. Click here to learn more »
  • Send a greeting or proposal with our personal message banner display. Folks can now make a memory that will last forever when they wish their loved one a happy birthday, ask their girlfriend (or boyfriend) to marry them, or send another personal greeting when they visit Lights on the Lake. Click here to learn more »

For more information, call (315) 453-6712 or email

Section Sponsors (Holiday Hosts):

Day Sponsors
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Summit Federal Credit Union      

Route for All Motorcoaches/Buses

Due to a low bridge over Route 370 in Liverpool, all motorcoaches/buses must follow these directions:

  • I81 (Southbound or Northbound) to Exit 25
  • Right onto Seventh North Street
  • Left, at the end of road, onto Electronics Parkway
  • Right, at the end of the road, onto Old Liverpool Road
  • At the first traffic light left onto Route 370 then quick right at the Lights on the Lake entrance

Motorcoaches coming via I90 should take Exit 38 and follow signs.

2011/2012 Lights on the Lake Map

Countdown to Christmas with Lights on the Lake contest

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of Lights on the Lake, we'll be counting down the days to Christmas! Each night (from December 1st-December 25th), one lucky family will win a special holiday gift just for driving through Lights on the Lake! Most prizes are valued at $100 or more! Contest ends 12/25/14. All general contest rules apply.

To register to win without driving through Lights on the Lake, write out your name, email, address, phone number and date of birth on a paper and bring it to the Griffin Visitor Center between the hours of 8am-4pm.

Contest Rules

  1. All winners must be at least 18 years old unless otherwise specified in the specific contest rules. If a promotional partner is involved, winner must adhere to any rules and regulations and/or policies set forth by said promotional partner in addition to these Galaxy Communications General Rules.
  2. Winners are restricted to winning one prize per 30 days.
  3. Galaxy Communications is not responsible for cancellations or rescheduling of concerts, club dates, or sporting events and will not provide replacement tickets. Backstage passes are not a guarantee of access to the artist(s).
  4. Galaxy Communications reserves the right to substitute prizes unannounced. Prizes cannot be exchanged. Galaxy Communications reserves the right to make final judgment in any and all contest outcomes.
  5. If prizes are claimed at any location other than Galaxy Communications main business offices, it is the winner's responsibility to adhere to that location's rules, regulations, or limitations.
  6. If a listener wins an on-air or website contest or registers at a location for a Galaxy Communications contest and does not meet one or more of the above criteria, prizes will be forfeited.
  7. Galaxy Communications assumes no liability for personal injuries, accidents, or loss of work that may be a result of accepting a prize. Galaxy Communications assumes no liability for Acts of God, Acts of War, Acts of Terrorism, schedule changes or abuse or misuse of a prize.
  8. Galaxy Communications, promotional partner and co-sponsor employees and immediate family members are not eligible to win any Galaxy Communications contest.