See 4 Million Lights at Yukon’s Christmas in the Park
It’s time for Yukon’s breathtaking Christmas in the Park, a magical wonderland of visual entertainment offered from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. every night from Saturday, Nov. 19 through New Year’s Eve. Motorists drive along nearly three miles of illuminated fun in three inter-connected city parks to see 4 million twinkling lights and over 425 one-of-a-kind lighted displays.
Christmas in the Park, which started with a handful of displays in one park, has increased in popularity every year. Now, the event is a popular holiday tourist destination. In recent years, people from across Oklahoma and 48 different states took the tour.
Christmas in the Park covers 100 rolling park acres that are lavishly decorated top to bottom every year. It features one-of-a-kind light displays that change every few feet. Many people enjoy parking their cars and taking a leisurely self-guided tour along the 2.2 miles of walking trails. Various costumed Christmas characters are often in the parks and are happy to pose for photos.
Rides on the Santa Express Train are offered every night from 6 to 10 p.m., weather permitting. Tickets are $2 per person at the train depot located inside Chisholm Trail Park, 500 W Vandament. Children under three ride for FREE! The train loops through Chisholm Trail Park at 500 W Vandament.
For more information about the City of Yukon’s Christmas events, call 405-354-8442, 405-350-8937 or visit www.cityofyukonok.gov.
Christmas in the Park is one of Yukon’s best attractions. Optimism, energy and opportunity inspire the best in everything we do. To learn more about Yukon’s best, visit www.cityofyukonok.gov or call 405-354-8442 or 405-350-8937.