Augusta, NJ– October 18, 2021 – It’s that time of year again at Skylands Stadium, with the kickoff of the wildly popular Christmas Light Show and Outdoor Village! Sussex County’s own North Pole is a must-visit destination for families everywhere. This dazzling winter family destination showcases a mile-long drive through course glittering with dazzling displays and an enchanting Christmas Village full of fun-filled activities, delicious treats, memory making photo ops and much more.
The Christmas Light Show & Outdoor Village is running on select dates and times from November 24-January 9 rain, snow or shine. Tickets cost $29 per carload and both admission to the Outdoor Christmas Village and parking are free. Tickets are being sold in increments of 15 minutes and MUST be purchased online at skylandsstadium.com – printed and mobile tickets are accepted.
“We’re thrilled to be back again for the holiday season with one of our favorite events, the Christmas Light Show and Outdoor Village,” Skylands Stadium Vice President Mike Dorso said. “The Light Show is definitely a fan favorite that celebrates the brilliance of exterior illumination, and attendees will be blown away by all the fun rides and activities being offered at the Outdoor Village. Let’s get into the holiday spirit – bring your family and your friends and come on over!”
Experience holiday delight as you begin your journey through a mile-long course brilliantly lit by over two million lights. While traveling onto the baseball field and Sussex County’s luminescent highway, everyone will be mesmerized by dazzling light displays ranging from two fully enclosed light tunnels and a wreath arch to skating bears, an elf riding a scooter, a Big Wheel (which offers an incredible view of the Village and drive-thru at the top), and more. Following this experience, visitors can pull up to Skylands Stadium’s Outdoor Christmas Village and discover the holiday festivities are just getting warmed up.
This enjoyable retreat boasts a wide variety of attractions, activities and delectable goodies. Visitors can put on a pair of skates and glide on the Pompton Sports Center’s 20′ x 40′ outdoor skating rink, ride carnival rides, play carnival games, enjoy shopping opportunities, and more. Families and friends can take selfies and other fun photographs of themselves hanging out with “Champ” the polar bear that is eight feet tall! After chilling with our cuddly ambassador of holiday fun, everybody can meet Santa Claus and take photos.
Everyone’s eyes will be dazzled by the Christmas Village’s assortment of delicious treats. Anybody driven by their sweet tooth is invited to take a seat at the S’mores Station and toast marshmallows over a comfortably warm fire pit. For those looking for something heartier, there will be a tantalizing selection of hot food and beverages. And if the need to feed is still there, visitors can stop by Yuengling’s Ice Cream Shop and Hot Chocolate Bar and enjoy delicious ice cream and custom made