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Gift of Lights at Texas Motor Speedway
Gift of Lights Holiday display
By Mary Jane Coker
HOLIDAY LIGHTS SHOW FEATURING MORE THAN TWO MILLION LIGHTS SET FOR
NOVEMBER 21 - JANUARY 6, 2013
FORT WORTH, TX (October 2, 2012): Gift of Lights, a holiday spectacular drive-thru show featuring more than two million LED lights, will open to the public November 21st and will run through January 6, 2013. Visitors will enjoy more than 600 unique and exciting holiday displays across 1.7 miles at Texas Motor Speedway (3545 Lone Star Circle, Fort Worth).
"The Gift of Lights is a labor of love and brings joy to thousands of kids and families," said David Fred, CEO of Winterland, producer of Gift of Lights. "We work hard throughout the year to create a phenomenal show for the kids. It's all worth it when we see the thousands of happy faces."
Entering from Gate 8 at the Speedway, guests pay $20 per car Friday, Saturday, and Sunday and $15 per car Monday thru Thursday. Tickets are available at the gate or at Walgreens with proceeds benefiting Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth, as well as the Tarrant Area Food Bank.
Displays range from Santa Claus, carolers, toy drum, a nativity scene to reindeer flying school, and the Old Lady who lived in a shoe.
Guests can drive through the colorful displays Sunday Thursday 5:30 pm, 9:00 pm and Friday - Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm. As each car reaches the end of the tour, visitors may opt to have a photo made with Santa, free on Sundays.
For more information visit, www.giftoflightstms.com or get updates via Facebook at www.facebook.com/TexasGiftofLights.
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