Long Island’s favorite holiday spectacular is returning to Jones Beach State Park. Magic of Lights presented by New York Community Bank starts November 13th and runs until January 2nd. The light show will run Monday-Thursday, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Brought to you by FunGuys LLC and Live Nation Entertainment this year’s light show will be completely drive-thru. Stacked with newly themed LED lighting displays and digital animations including The Blizzard Tunnel. Another special feature is the all new illuminating mega tree spectacular. Also, attendees can experience old favorites such as The 12 Days of Christmas, Winter Wonderland, and The Night Before Christmas.
Adam Citron, GM of Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater gave this statement in the press release:
“It is with great pleasure that we announce the return of Magic of Lights to Jones Beach. It will be wonderful to welcome our patrons to celebrate the holidays with our drive through light show. We are especially happy to once again brighten up everyone’s holiday season at Jones Beach in partnership with the NY State Parks & promise a fun-filled family night in the safety of your car.”
While there may have been no concerts at Jones Beach due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with new safety measures in place the holidays certainly won’t be left out in the cold. Guests are to stay in their vehicles throughout the display to ensure the utmost safety of everyone.
“The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is excited to welcome back the Magic of Lights show to Jones Beach State Park. In partnership with Live Nation and Magic of Lights, the drive-thru light display will provide fun for the whole family in a safe, enjoyable and relaxed atmosphere viewed from the safety of your vehicle.State Park’s Commissioner Erik Kulleseid
In 2019 Magic of Lights donated more than $150,000 to local Long Island organizations in addition to collecting non-perishable food items, toys, books, coats and more for those who needed it the most. This year’s charity nights will be announced in the coming weeks.
Discounted Early Bird tickets are now available through Oct. 31. Enter promo code LIGHTS at www.ticketmaster.com when purchasing. All tickets purchased online can be used for any show date. Visitors can receive $3 off weekday admission by bringing two non-perishable food items or a winter coat for donation.
For more information and a complete schedule go to www.magicoflights.com.