Lanier Islands Christmas

Lanier Islands Christmas invites you and your family to celebrate the true reason for the season at the lake! Combining all the things you love about Christmas with the best traditions from our Magical Nights of Lights years’ past, it’s a celebration you won’t want to miss!

Drive past the animated carousel, iconic candelabra and many more holiday favorites!

With a new layout and location for the show, we’re more excited than ever for you to join us this holiday season:

– Skate for FREE at our Coca Cola Polar Rink
– Roast marshmallows and make s’mores at the beachside fire pits
– Ride atop the Ferris Wheel and other Carnival rides overlooking the lake
– Visit with Santa and his elves; and other loveable characters
– Shop your hearts out at our renovated and relocated retail store, stocked with souvenir items, personalized ornaments and Christmas décor!
– Enjoy hearty holiday fare from our summertime eateries – with NEW winter menus!
– Stroll down the beach and Boardwalk to enjoy an extended walking tour of the light show

Only $30 a carload this year!

You heard us! Only $30 per carload, thousands of twinkling lights, Santa visits, shopping, rides, FREE skating at the Coca Cola Polar Rink and MORE, you and your family don’t want to miss this holiday deal!

Get your $5 off coupon at any one of our local participating partners’ stores:

Publix, Chick-fil-A, QuikTrip & McDonald’s

Don’t forget to download Lake Lanier Islands Radio from the App Store for non-stop Christmas music this holiday season! Make us your official Christmas music station, and stayed tuned for discounts and deals running throughout the entire season!

Merry Christmas from our family to yours!

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