Lights of the Ozarks 2022

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Lights of the Ozarks 2022

January 1, 2023 @ 4:30 am January 2, 2023 @ 12:30 pm

Bask in the magic of twinkly holiday lights while they last at

Shining brightly nightly on Fayetteville’s Historic Downtown Square✨
Lights of the Ozarks is a free holiday celebration of lights in Fayetteville, AR, produced annually by Experience Fayetteville. ?

Lights of the Ozarks is always FREE to attend and ALL are welcome.
Lights of the Ozarks illuminates the square each evening from 5:00pm to 1:00am! The dazzling display of lights will remain on, weather permitting, through January 1, 2023.

SANTA will be available for pictures on select dates throughout the month of December. There is no charge to visit or take photos with Santa. Please visit for details.

Send a letter to the North Pole at any time during the Lights of the Ozarks season by dropping it into Santa’s mailbox, located just outside the Experience Fayetteville Visitors Center. Be sure to include your return address so Santa can write back!

FOOD TRUCKS will be on site in addition to all of the yummy options available on the Square! You’ll find our season vendors Sweet Scoops Blender Bar, The Little Red Barn, and Hype Coffee on the Square all season long. Keep an eye on our social media channels for additional weekend vendor announcements!

DRINKS in the ORA will be available to visitors 21+. Fayetteville’s Outdoor Refreshment Area enables patrons 21 years of age and older to carry and consume alcoholic beverages in designated cups within the district downtown. Learn more:

⛄ All season long Lights of the Ozarks will feature vendors, winter treats, holiday festivities, photos with Santa, hot chocolate, and holiday music!
We are so grateful to Fayetteville Parks and Recreation for all of their hard work making the Square shimmery & shiny for us all to enjoy! Workers dedicated a mind-blowing 3300+ hours and hung 500,000+ lights for this year’s event.

An extra-special thank you to our 2022 Lights of the Ozarks sponsors:

Smith Two-Way Radio
Lewis Automotive Group
Slim Chickens
Ozark Natural Foods
Symphony of Northwest Arkansas

You help us make the magic possible!
ℹ️ For more information about the full Lights of the Ozarks Season, please visit

Experience Fayetteville

21 S Block Ave,
Fayetteville, Arkansas United States
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