Austin Trail of Lights: Night Lights Preview Party - Saturday, 12/8/18

Zilker Park

Saturday December 8th 2018 6:00 pm –  10:00 pm


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Austin Trail of Lights: 5th Annual Night Lights Preview Party

Saturday, December 8, 2018  ~ 6:00 pm-10:00 pm

benefitting Trail of Lights Foundation



The 5th annual "Night Lights" Preview Party is an exclusive evening kicking off the Austin Trail of Lights holiday season in style! Enjoy Austin's favorite holiday event with a little extra sparkle — and support STARS at the Trail, a Trail of Lights Foundation program that spreads joy to non-profit organizations across Austin all year.


Join us at the most exclusive night of the Trail of Lights, featuring:

Local Headline Performers

Light Bites from Austin's Favorite Restaurants

Beer & Wine Open Bar

Cocktail Tastings

Classic Car Show

Complimentary Amusement Rides

And More!


Experience the Trail of Lights like never before!





·       An exclusive sneak peek at the 2018 Austin Trail of Lights before the season opening 

·       Complimentary light bites and tastings from Austin’s favorite restaurants

·       An evening of live music

·       Complimentary beverages (beer, wine, and cocktail tastings for those who are age 21+)

·       Complimentary rides on the Ferris wheel or carousel all night

·       And more!

Night Lights Preview Party is open from 6:00 pm-10:00 pm. Ticket purchase is required for ages 6 and over. Children 5 and under are free with a ticketed Night Lights adult.

*Note: Parking is not included with individual Night Lights tickets, and parking is not available for individual sales for this particular event. 

PARKING OPTIONS: Individual parking passes will not be sold online in advance or onsite for the December 8th Night Lights Preview Party. However, limited free public parking will be available near the Zilker Tree, across Barton Springs Road, and around Zilker Park on a first-come-first-served basis. 


If you have a special promotional access code or password, enter it in the "promotional code" box on the right, and click apply. Once the code is accepted, the box turns green and the page will refresh and reveal your special offer. Then enter the desired amount of tickets next to the special offer, and follow the prompts to complete the transaction.

The AUSTIN TRAIL OF LIGHTS is Austin’s largest holiday tradition. Produced by the Trail of Lights Foundation, the annual event in Zilker Park celebrates the unique spirit and people that make Austin the place we love to call home. Bring friends, families and neighbors out to enjoy more than 40 displays, 2 million lights, Austin’s favorite food trucks, nightly entertainment and holiday activities sure to create treasured memories. Learn more about the Austin Trail of Lights.



Help the Trail feed the hungry by bringing a can of food with you to Zilker Park. With your support, we can collect more than 5000 MEALS for the Central Texas Food Bank. ’Tis the season for giving, after all!

No pets allowed. This event is Rain or Shine barring any extreme weather or city park closures. This ticket grants a revocable license to the bearer and bearer may be removed at any time for any reason. The resale or attempted resale of this ticket at a price higher than that appearing hereon is grounds for seizure of the ticket and cancellation without compensation. The holder assumes all risk or danger incidental to the attraction whether occurring prior to, during, or subsequent to, the attraction. Rain policy: Tickets for outdoor events are purchased at risk of inclement weather. In general, this ticket will not be replaced, refunded, or exchanged unless  the event is canceled or postponed.

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Ticket Price Fee Quantity
Night Lights Preview Party Admission - 12/8/2018, 6:00-10:00 pm

Details of Night Lights Preview Party Admission - 12/8/2018, 6:00-10:00 pm

(1) individual ticket to Night Lights Preview Party from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Ticket includes private event access, complimentary ride on Ferris wheel or carousel, complimentary beverages, bites and tastings from Austin restaurants, musical performances, and more. Purchase required for ages 6 and over; children 5 and under are free with a ticketed adult. **Parking not included - limited free parking available near Zilker Park on a first-come-first-served basis.

$85.00 $6.89


Zilker Park

2100 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78746, USA


Event hosted by:

TOL 2018