St. Jude’s Ranch for Children, a community of hope and healing, will hold its 17th Annual “Night of Lights” Winter Wonderland festival to bring joy to local youth living in foster care on Saturday, December 9, 2023, from 5:00PM to 8:00PM at 100 St. Jude’s Street. The community is invited to this event to enjoy the numerous opportunities for creating everlasting holiday memories full of treats, activities, and socializing.
The campus will be lit up like a festive winter wonderland with thousands of colorful Christmas lights, trees full of sparkling ornaments, strolling holiday carolers, and plenty of photo opportunities.
Admission and parking are FREE. All-inclusive activity wristbands are $10 and can be purchased online by clicking HERE, or at the door. Activity wristbands provide unlimited access to festivities and games, including pictures with Santa, make-your-own s’mores, cookies and hot cocoa, hayrides, cotton candy, trinkets and gift bags, arts and crafts, and entertainment by a DJ and the hosts. One hundred percent of wristband sales will be donated to St. Jude’s Ranch for Children.
Food and beverages from food trucks including It’s Lit BBQ, Dapper Donuts, and World Best Corndogs will be available for purchase.
“We are so grateful to our longtime partner and presenting sponsor Findlay Toyota for planning and putting on this year’s Night of Lights for the children and youth we care for,” said St. Jude’s Ranch for Children Chief Executive Officer Dr. Christina Vela. “We encourage everyone to join in on the holiday fun and support those living in foster care.”
For sponsorship or volunteer opportunities, contact the Ranch HERE or 702-294-7100.