Winter Wonderlights will take place from Nov. 16, 2018 through Jan. 1, 2019 at the Chapungu Sculpture Park at Centerra, just east of the Promenade Shops retail center at U.S. Highway 34 and Interstate 25. Special programming, the largest inflatable igloo in Colorado and local vendors will be onsite during Friday and Saturday nights from Nov. 16 through Dec. 15.
The magical light show will run each night Nov. 16 – Jan. 1, every 30 minutes from 5:00 – 9:00 PM except on performance nights. Performance nights are Fridays and Saturdays Nov. 16 to Dec. 15. On those nights, the light show will run at 5:00, 6:00, 7:00, 8:00 and 8:30 PM.
Each night, enjoy holiday string lights, twinkling bulbs, LED mappable snowflakes, illuminated African stone sculptures and 30-minute music and light shows every night. The light and music show features six total songs and moving lights on the 20 foot tall LED mappable Christmas Tree.
The event is free and open to the public. However, either canned food to benefit the Larimer County Food Bank or an unwrapped toy to benefit Santa Cops is requested.
The magical light show will run each night November 16 – January 1, every 30 minutes from 5:00 – 9:00 PM (except for during special performances and shows as indicated below). On performance nights, the light show will run at 5:00, 6:00, 7:00, 8:00 and 8:30 PM.
|5:30 to 6:00 PM||6:30 to 7:00 PM||7:30 to 8:00 PM|
|Fri. Nov. 16||Spinphony||Spinphony||Spinphony|
|Sat. Nov. 17||Loveland Orchestra||Djembe Jive||Roosevelt High School Rhythm Bandits|
|Fri. Nov. 23||Loveland Dance Academy|
|Sat. Nov. 24||The Dickens Carolers of the Larimer Chorale||The Dickens Carolers of the Larimer Chorale||The Dickens Carolers of the Larimer Chorale|
|Fri. Nov. 30||Walt Clark Middle School Choir + Orchestra||Immersion Dance||Vocal Iron|
|Sat. Dec. 1||Dance Factory||Kutandara||Kutandara|
|Fri. Dec. 7||Lighthouse Dance||Thompson Valley High School Choirs||The Studio|
|Sat. Dec. 8||Loveland Choral Society||A Dance Place||Loveland Classical Madrigal Singers|
|Fri. Dec. 14||Carrie Martin Elementary Choir||Mountain View High School Choir||University High School Show Choir|
|Sat. Dec. 15||The Chappelow Swamp Jazz||University High School Acapella Choir||Loveland High School Jazz Choir|
If your group would like to be considered for one of the open performance slots above, sign up here!
The following vendors will be on-site at Winter Wonderlights. Please change back frequently for updated schedules and additional vendors. An * indicates that the vendor will be inside the igloo. All others will be on-site at Chapungu Sculpture Park.
Colorado Candy Company*: Nov. 17, 23, 24, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14 and 15
Colorado Eagles Mascot “Slapshot” and Colorado Eagles Chick: Nov. 16
Heaven’s Popcorn: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14 and 15
Human Bean Coffee Truck: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14 and 15
iHeart Media 96.1 KISS FM: Nov. 16
iHeart Media 97.9 BIG FM: Nov. 24
Kaiser*: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14 and 15
Kutandara Merch Table*: Dec. 1
Loveland Public Library Kids Activity*: Nov. 16, Dec. 15
Loveland Visitors Center: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14 and 15
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Face Painting*: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 30, Dec. 7 and 14
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Ice Princesses*: Nov. 16, 17, Dec. 1 and 15
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Belle and Spiderman*: Nov. 24
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Cinderella and Captain America*: Dec. 8
Spinphony Merch Table*: Nov. 16
White Rabbit Coffee Truck: Nov. 24
GIVEAWAYS AND PRIZES
Each Friday and Saturday from Nov. 16 to Dec. 15 the first 250 people will receive a free item such. Attendees will also have a chance to enter into a grand prize drawing from our amazing partners (must be present to win). A schedule of prizes and giveaways will be posted weekly so check back soon.
Attendees can park in the parking lots between Promenade Shops at Centerra and Chapungu Sculpture Park. However, the main entrance to the event is nearest to Macy’s on the north side of the park. Most of the activities and light shows will take place near the main lawn area and on the stage. Food vendors will be in the small blocked off parking lot near Macy’s. Food bins for canned good donations will be near the entrances.
For additional questions, please call 970-667-3882.
This event would not be possible without these amazing partners!