Christmas Magic 2021

Tickets go on sale November 15 at 8:00 a.m.

York County Parks is pleased to present the 38th edition of Christmas Magic! The event runs November 26 – December 30. The show will be closed December 24, 25, and 31. Stroll through our festive half-mile, ADA accessible, woodland trail filled with numerous sparkling Christmas lights and holiday scenes.


We are thrilled to announce the return of our Friends of the Parks cookie and hot chocolate stand as well as Susquehanna Valley Garden Railway Society’s train display.




Admission to Christmas Magic is by online reservation only. Reservations can be made up until the last minute while available. Come at the time of your choice and stay until closing. Reservations are required; no walk-ins will be permitted.  Timed admission limits the number of people attending Christmas Magic at one time, providing a better visiting experience and less waiting in traffic and lines. All sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable unless the York County Parks closes the event due to weather and/or light outages. No other refund requests will be honored. Visit our FAQs page for more information.

Current government mandates in place regarding COVID at the time of admission will be followed.

Weather-Related Cancellations: Our lights and displays can be temperamental in the presence of snow, rain, ice, and fog. They may require more than a day to dry out after the weather improves. Please check your email after 1:30 on the day of your tickets for any cancellation messages. If we cancel due to weather, you will receive a refund to your credit card on the following business day.  You can also call the Christmas Magic Hotline at (717) 840-7440, press 4, then 2, or visit us on Facebook or Twitter for trail conditions and closures.

To get started, choose an available date and time from the calendar below that you wish to attend. Please note, that the events on the calendar take a few moments to load. If a specific date and/or time does not appear, the event is Sold Out.  Please be sure to register children under 6 to help us maintain an accurate attendance count.