Austin Trail of Lights: Saturday, 12/22/18


Zilker Park

Saturday December 22nd 2018 7:00 pm –  10:00 pm

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AUSTIN TRAIL OF LIGHTS

Saturday, December 22, 2018 

7:00-10:00 pm


** All Admission, Shuttle, and Parking passes are onsale NOW!

Gate fee required for General Admission entry on December 22nd. Purchase today to skip the lines and onsite entry fee process. (shuttle passes include GA entry)


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.

 

2018 FOOD DRIVE

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!

 

 

AUSTIN TRAIL OF LIGHTS ADMISSION PASSES 

 

GENERAL ADMISSION PASS
A gate fee is required for General Admission guests ages 12 and older on Saturday, December 22, 2018.
 Children 11 and under do not require a ticket or gate fee, and are complimentary with a paid GA adult.

 

Purchase In Advance – Purchase a General Admission ticket online, in advance, to skip the long gate admission lines onsite at the Trail.  By purchasing ahead of time, you’ll experience faster event access through “PREPAID” lanes beginning at 7:00 pm.

 

GA passes will also be sold day-of onsite at the Trail gates beginning at 7:00 pm. However, tickets will may sell out closer to the close of the event, so plan your trip now and purchase today!


Public General Admission hours are 7:00-10:00 pm on December 22nd.


** If you purchase a ZIP Fast Pass, Shuttle Pass, or Platinum ticket, those options already include admission and the additional $3 GA gate fee / GA ticket is not required.


 

ZIP FAST PASS
ZIP Fast Passes are the ultimate in convenience at the Trail! Avoid the lines and crowds with a ZIP Fast Pass which includes:

 

·       Early access to the Trail of Lights beginning at 6:00 pm, one hour before the Trail opens to the general public.

·       Access the Trail through an exclusive ZIP entrance and experience our special ZIP Lobby.

·       Access to the Zilker Lounge in Zilker Village – where you'll find comfortable seating, and heated executive washrooms, and adjacent bar (alcoholic drink purchases purchase separately).

·       Complimentary holiday cookies and cocoa.

 

ZIP admission hours are 6:00-10:00 pm on December 22nd.

 

ZIP Fast Passes are sold individually, with limited quantities available. Purchase required for guests ages 6 and up. Children 5 and under do not require a ticket and are complimentary with a paid ZIP adult.

 


PLATINUM PASSES

Experience the Trail of Lights in luxury with our Platinum program. Your Platinum pass purchase comes with concierge service from start to finish. Our Platinum team will work to make your experience at the Trail memorable and the planning truly hands-off. All you do is pick the night you and your group would like to come! 

 

THE FULL PLATINUM EXPERIENCE INCLUDES: 

·       One valet parking pass for one vehicle. Valet parking opens at 5:30 pm.

·       Platinum experience concierge planning before the event and our Platinum team to guide you at the event.

·       Early access to the park at 6:00 pm, an hour before the public, through a private, dedicated Platinum entrance.

·       Golf cart shuttle access to the Platinum Lounge and Trailhead.

·       Access to a private, heated Platinum Lounge with comfortable seating and exclusive bar.

·       Access to the Zilker Lounge in Zilker Village – where you'll find complimentary cookies and cocoa, comfortable seating, and heated executive washrooms.

·       One drink ticket valid at bars throughout the park per Platinum Pass. Additional drink tickets available for purchase in advance or onsite.

·       One ride pass for exclusive entry to Ferris wheel or carousel per Platinum Pass. Additional ride tickets available for purchase in advance or onsite.

 

Platinum admission hours are 6:00-10:00 pm on December 22nd.

 

Platinum admission passes are available individually, as a 2-Pack, or a 4-Pack. One valet parking pass included with 2-Pack and 4-Pack purchases. Limited Platinum admission pass quantities are available.

 

Purchase required for guests ages 6 and up. Children 5 and under do not require a ticket and are complimentary with a paid Platinum adult. Drink & Ride tickets only issued to paid ticket holders, and are not issued to complimentary Platinum children, however you may share your coupons with other guests in your party as you wish!

 

 

 

TRANSPORTATION ~ PARKING & SHUTTLES

  

PARKING
If you plan to drive to Austin Trail of Lights and park nearby at Zilker Park, you must purchase a PARKING PASS in advance, online.  With the exception of a Platinum pass, parking is not included with any ticket option.  

 

·       Parking is available in advance, online. No parking will be sold on site.

·       Parking is located nearby Zilker Park and opens at 5:30 pm.

 

ADA parking is available. To access ADA parking, you must present your purchased parking pass and appropriate ADA placard or plates. The person to whom the placards belongs must be present in the vehicle.

 


  

SHUTTLES
Love Austin, hate the traffic? Avoid driving to Zilker Park all together and help keep Austin green, by purchasing a Shuttle pass. Take a shuttle directly to the front gate at Trail of Lights from Toney Burger Activity Center in South Austin or Republic Square Park in Downtown.

                                                                                                                                                                                         

*Shuttle tickets INCLUDE general admission entry. Purchase a shuttle pass in advance to skip the long shuttle admission lines at each pick up location. Shuttle pass purchases allow General Admission to the Trail of Lights, and entry privileges via expedited lanes at the main Trail of Lights entrance beginning at 7:00pm. 

  

Shuttles run continuously between 5:30 and 8:30 pm at both locations - with the last return shuttle leaving Zilker Park at 10:30 pm.

 

Platinum and ZIP Purchasers: A separate Platinum or ZIP ticket is required for that level of event admission/access if desired along with shuttle transportation. Otherwise, shuttle passes include general event admission.


The shuttle is ADA accessible, and fold-down strollers are permitted. 


Small toddlers and lap children ride the shuttle for free with a ticketed Adult. Additional parking costs may apply per posted lots/businesses/street meters adjacent to the shuttle locations. 

 

 

PROMO CODES

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 and the box turns green, 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.



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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Tickets


Ticket Price Fee Sales Tax Quantity
Prepaid General Admission, Individual - 12/22/18, 7:00-10:00 pm

Details of Prepaid General Admission, Individual - 12/22/18, 7:00-10:00 pm

Gate fee is required December 22. One (1) Individual General Admission pass. Ticket required for ages 12 and over; children 11 and under are free with a paid general admission adult. Trail of Lights is open to the general public from 7:00 to 10:00 pm.

$3.00 $0.97 $0.00
ZiP Fast Pass Admission, Individual– 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00 pm

Details of ZiP Fast Pass Admission, Individual– 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00 pm

Avoid the lines! (1) Individual ZiP Fast Pass that allows access to the Trail of Lights at 6:00 pm, one hour before the Trail opens to the general public, via an exclusive ZiP entrance. ZiP guests also receive access to the Lounge in Zilker Village where you'll find flushable restrooms, covered seating, complimentary cookies and cocoa, and an exclusive adjacent bar (alcoholic drink purchases are separate). ZiP purchase required for ages 6 and over; children 5 and under are free with a ticketed ZiP adult. Limited quantities available.

$20.00 $3.07 $1.90
Parking Pass - 12/22/18, 5:30 pm (per vehicle)

Details of Parking Pass - 12/22/18, 5:30 pm (per vehicle)

Park nearby in Zilker Park. Parking permit is for one (1) vehicle only valid for day of purchase; no overnight parking. Trail of Lights parking opens at 5:30 pm daily. A parking pass does not include Trail admission; separate event ticket required.

$15.00 $3.45 $1.52
Platinum Admission, Individual – 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00pm

Details of Platinum Admission, Individual – 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00pm

Experience the Trail of Lights in luxury! Doors open at 6:00pm for Platinum guests, one hour before the Trail of Lights opens to the general public. The Platinum Individual ticket includes: Valet parking for one (1) vehicle, one (1) pass to the Trail of Lights, entry to the park beginning at 6:00pm via a special Platinum only gate, access to an exclusive heated and covered Platinum Lounge, golf cart ride to/from the Entrance, Platinum Lounge and Trail head, one (1) drink ticket valid at bars throughout the park, one (1) ride pass for the Ferris wheel or carousel, personal concierge service, as well as access to the Lounge in Zilker Village where you'll find flushable restrooms, complimentary cookies and cocoa, covered seating, and an adjacent bar. Platinum purchase required for ages 6 and over; children 5 and under are free with a ticketed Platinum adult.

The Valet parking pass will be issued separately.

(Please Note: drink + ride tickets are valid with paid admission only, and not applicable to complimentary Platinum children. Additional ride tickets are available for purchase in advance if desired.)

$80.00 $6.93 $7.17
Platinum Admission, 2-Pack – 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00pm ($150 package price)

Details of Platinum Admission, 2-Pack – 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00pm ($150 package price)

Experience the Trail of Lights in luxury! Doors open at 6:00 pm for Platinum guests, one hour before the Trail of Lights opens to the general public. The Platinum 2-Pack ticket includes: Valet parking for 1 vehicle, 2 Platinum passes to the Trail of Lights, entry to the park at 6:00 pm via a special Platinum only gate, access to an exclusive heated and covered Platinum Lounge, golf cart ride to/from the Entrance, Platinum Lounge and Trail head, 2 drink tickets valid at bars throughout the park, 2 ride passes for the Ferris wheel or carousel, personal concierge service, as well as access to the Lounge in Zilker Village where you'll find flushable restrooms, complimentary cookies and cocoa, covered seating, and an adjacent bar.

*Note two (2) individual tickets will be provided, valid for one person each. One included Valet parking pass will be issued separately.

Platinum purchase required for ages 6 and over; children 5 and under are free with a ticketed Platinum adult. (Please Note: drink + ride tickets are valid with paid admission only, and not applicable to complimentary Platinum children. Additional ride tickets are available for purchase in advance if desired.)

$75.00 $6.59 $6.73
Platinum Admission, 4-Pack – 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00 pm ($260 package price)

Details of Platinum Admission, 4-Pack – 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00 pm ($260 package price)

Experience the Trail of Lights in luxury! Doors open at 6:00 pm for Platinum guests, one hour before the Trail of Lights opens to the general public. The Platinum 4-Pack ticket includes: Valet parking for 1 vehicle, 4 Platinum passes to the Trail of Lights, entry to the park at 6:00 pm via a special Platinum only gate, access to an exclusive heated and covered Platinum Lounge, golf cart ride to/from the Entrance, Platinum Lounge and Trail head, 4 drink tickets valid at bars throughout the park, 4 ride passes for the Ferris wheel or carousel, personal concierge service, as well as access to the Lounge in Zilker Village where you'll find flushable restrooms, complimentary cookies and cocoa, covered seating, and an adjacent bar.

*Note four individual tickets will be provided, valid for one person each. One included Valet parking pass will be issued separately.

Platinum purchase required for ages 6 and over; children 5 and under are free with a ticketed Platinum adult. (Please Note: drink + ride tickets are valid with paid admission only, and not applicable to complimentary Platinum children. Additional ride tickets are available for purchase in advance if desired.)

$65.00 $5.91 $5.85
Shuttle + GA Admission Pass, Individual – Toney Burger Activity Center – 12/22/18, 5:30-8:30 pm

Details of Shuttle + GA Admission Pass, Individual – Toney Burger Activity Center – 12/22/18, 5:30-8:30 pm

Includes one (1) individual round trip shuttle pass for Toney Burger Activity Center parking AND General Admission entry into the Trail of Lights. Event entry begins at 6:00 pm for Platinum and ZiP guests, and from 7:00-10:00 pm for General Admission guests. Shuttles depart Toney Burger Activity Center in South Austin from 5:30 pm until 8:30 pm. The final shuttle returning to the Toney Burger Activity Center leaves the Trail of Lights at 10:30 pm. A shuttle pass is required for each passenger with the exception of lap children; lap children and infants ride free.

*A Shuttle pass also includes general event admission. However, a separate Platinum or ZIP ticket is required for that level of event admission/access.

**A Shuttle pass also includes parking at the Toney Burger Event Center.

$6.00 $1.11 $0.00
Shuttle + GA Admission Pass, Individual – Republic Square Park - 12/22/18, 5:30-8:30pm

Details of Shuttle + GA Admission Pass, Individual – Republic Square Park - 12/22/18, 5:30-8:30pm

Includes one (1) individual round trip shuttle pass for Republic Square Park AND General Admission entry into the Trail of Lights. Event entry begins at 6:00 pm for Platinum and ZiP guests, and from 7:00-10:00 pm for General Admission guests. Shuttles depart Republic Square Park from 5:30 pm until 8:30 pm. The final shuttle returning to the Republic Square Park Downtown leaves the Trail of Lights at 10:30 pm. A shuttle pass is required for each passenger with the exception of lap children; lap children and infants ride free.

*A Shuttle pass also includes general event admission. However, a separate Platinum or ZIP ticket is required for that level of event admission/access.

**Additional downtown parking at meters or private lots may apply.

$6.00 $1.11 $0.00
Supporter Membership Pass - 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00 pm (includes 2 ZIP passes)

Details of Supporter Membership Pass - 12/22/18, 6:00-10:00 pm (includes 2 ZIP passes)

Includes two (2) ZIP Fast Pass admissions. Support the preservation of Austin’s celebrated holiday tradition with a donation to the Trail of Lights Foundation via a Supporter Membership Pass. The Supporter Membership program allows individuals in the community to make a donation to the Trail and receive benefits in exchange. Supporters receive two ZIP Fast Pass tickets, a commemorative ornament handmade in Austin, special communications and pro-tips to enjoy the Trail of Lights, and recognition as a supporter on signage at the Trail of Lights.

$100.00 $7.89 $0.00
Donation to STARS at the Trail

Details of Donation to STARS at the Trail

Make a donation to the Trail of Lights Foundation STARS at the Trail Program. Help bring up to 2,000 deserving children, families, first responders and veterans to the Trail on 3 exclusive nights dedicated just to them.

$

Location

Zilker Park

2100 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78746, USA


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