Amazing Christmas Lights Show Returns to the Smoky Mountains

by / Wednesday, 29 October 2014 / Published in Smoky Mountains

If you like Christmas lights, then you will love Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland! Back for the holiday season, this one of a kind attraction offers one of the very best light shows in the country. Located just a short drive from the Oak Tree Lodge, Shadrack’s is a must-see for anyone staying with us in the coming months. Read on for everything you need to know about this incredible Christmas lights show in the Smoky Mountains.

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Where and When

Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland will return to the Tennessee Smokies Baseball Stadium, located at 3540 Line Drive, Kodak, TN 37764. The shows kick off on November 7, 2014 and will run until January 4, 2015. The festivities start at dusk and continue until 10 p.m. (or later during the weekend). Shadrack’s will be open every night, including holidays and rainy days.

Lights Show

Shadrack’s is a one of a kind lights show that you can enjoy right from the comfort of your car. Guests tune their radio to the designated station to hear high energy adaptions of traditional holiday songs. As you drive through the Christmas Wonderland, over 300,000 LED lights will sync up perfectly with the music you are listening to. This dazzling display has been praised by Forbes Magazine, Southwest Airlines,, and other national media outlets.

Tickets can be purchased without leaving your vehicle. Both cash and credit cards are accepted. Here are the 2014 rates for Shadrack’s:Christmas lights making a nature scene

  • Cars or Family Vans – $20
  • Activity Van, Limo or Mini/Half Bus – $30
  • Tour/School Bus – $75

For more information, visit the official Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland website:

Santa’s Village

In addition to the amazing lights show, Shadrack’s also features a special Santa’s Village area. Admission to this section of the stadium is completely free! Santa’s Village will open on November 14 and kids will be able to have their picture taken with Santa starting on November 20th. For a modest price, guests at The Village can also enjoy camel and pony rides, giant inflatables, Orbitron rides, and so much more.

Refreshments available at Santa’s Village include:

  • Hot Dog – $3.00
  • Corn Dog – $2.00
  • Chili/Soup – $2.50 or $3.50
  • Nachos – $2.50
  • Chips – $1.00
  • Pretzels – $2.00
  • 1 Cookie – $0.75
  • 3 Cookies – $2.00
  • Funnel Cake – $3.00
  • Deep Fried S’More – $3.00
  • Hot Chocolate – $2.00
  • Hot Apple Cider – $2.00
  • Coffee – $1.00
  • Bottled Drinks – $2.00

Family photo with Santa ClausWhere to Stay

The Oak Tree Lodge is close to all of the fun at Shadrack’s Christmas lights show in the Smoky Mountains! Our hotel near Pigeon Forge has everything you need for an unforgettable vacation including an indoor heated pool, complimentary breakfast, and high speed wireless internet. We also offer free Pigeon Forge attraction tickets to some of the area’s best things to do, including Country Tonite, Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, Big Creek Expeditions, and so much more. Give us a call to book your stay with us today!