The 2019 dates for Winter Wonderlights are November 15 to January 1. Special weekend programming will take place November 15-16, November 29-30 and December 13-14.
Please check back later this year for 2019 schedule of events, performance nights, vendor information and more. In the meantime, information on the 2018 event is listed below.
Winter Wonderlights will take place from Nov. 16, 2018 through Jan. 1, 2019 at the Chapungu Sculpture Park at Centerra in Loveland, Colorado 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.
Each night visitors can walk through the beautiful park and 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 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.
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.
|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||UNC Jazz Ensemble||UNC Jazz Ensemble|
|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|
Christmas Walk in the Woods Santa and Mrs. Claus: Dec. 8
Colorado Eagles Mascot “Slapshot” and Colorado Eagles Chick: Nov. 16
iHeart Media 96.1 KISS FM: Nov. 16, iHeart Media 97.9 BIG FM: Nov. 24
Kutandara Merch Table*: Dec. 1
Loveland Laser Tag* Gen8 demo: Nov. 30, Dec. 1
Loveland Public Library Kids Activity*: Nov. 16
Loveland Water & Power “Glow” Mascot: Nov. 16
Loveland Visitors Center: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
Mary’s Mountain Cookies cookie decorating with the Loveland Public Library: Dec. 1, 15
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Face Painting (Fridays) or Airbrush Tattoos (Saturdays)*: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Ice Princesses*: Nov. 16, 17, Dec. 1, 15
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Princess Party*: Dec. 1 (autographed pictures for first 200 kids)
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Story Time with Latina Princess*: Nov. 23, 30, Dec. 7 (5-7 p.m.)
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Belle and Spiderman*: Nov. 24
RJ’s Amazing Entertainment Princess Cindy and American Hero*: Dec. 8
Spinphony Merch Table*: Nov. 16
FOOD AND DRINK VENDORS
Colorado Candy Company*: Nov. 17, 23, 24, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
Heaven’s Popcorn: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
Human Bean Coffee Truck: Nov. 16, 17, 23, 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
J Dub’s Dry Rub BBQ: Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
Mile High Lobster Shack Food Truck: Nov. 23
Sweaty Moose Food Truck: Nov. 16
The Good Taste Food Truck: Nov. 17
White Rabbit Coffee Truck: Nov. 24
*indicates that the vendor will be inside the igloo. All others will be on-site at Chapungu Sculpture Park.
GIVEAWAYS AND PRIZES
Each Friday and Saturday night through Dec. 15, attendees will have a chance to enter into drawings for prizes from our amazing partners (must be present to win at 7 PM) including Colorado Eagles hockey tickets, Oak Ridge Boys concert tickets, Promenade Shops at Centerra gift cards, a birthday party at Loveland Laser Tag, Loveland Laser Tag gift cards, items from the Loveland Visitors Center, and much more.
In addition, each Friday and Saturday night through Dec. 15 the first 200 people will receive one of the following:
Nov. 16: light-up bam stick courtesy of Loveland Water & Power
Nov. 17: set of holiday light specs courtesy of Lowe’s Home Improvement Loveland
Nov. 23: light-up bam stick courtesy of Loveland Water & Power
Nov. 24: candy cane glow necklace from Loveland Laser Tag
Nov. 30: light-up bam stick courtesy of Loveland Water & Power
Dec. 1: candy cane glow necklace from Loveland Laser Tag
Dec. 7: light-up item
Dec. 8: light-up bam stick courtesy of Loveland Water & Power
Dec. 14: light-up heart necklaces
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 for Larimer Food Bank and toys for Santa Cops will be at the kiosk between the main lawn and the small parking lot.
Activities including face painting, meet and greets, entertainment and more are all free. Food/beverage purchases and purchases of sold goods from vendors on-site and in the igloo are additional cost.
All schedules, vendors, attractions and activities subject to change.
For additional questions, please call 970-667-3882.
This event would not be possible without these amazing partners!