Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country. New Orleans City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, Carousel Gardens, and along the 2 mile train route).
The 2016 season: November 25 - January 1 (Closed: 11/28, 11/29, 11/30, 12/1, 12/24 and 12/31)
Hours: Sunday - Thursday: 6pm -10pm and Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
Admission: -Tickets: $9/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com to avoid ticket lines)
-Children under 3 and Friends of City Park members: Free
Amusement Park Rides:
-Train Ride: $5
-Amusement Park Rides: $4/single ride ticket (excludes train)
-$18/unlimited ride band (includes train and may ONLY be bought at the event)
For more information including a parking map, Friends of City Park information, the history of Celebration in the Oaks, the Mister Bingle story, and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com.
Tonight’s entertainment: 6:15 Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math and Science School, 7:30 St. Catherine of Siena School