An Upstate Tradition Continues For children of all ages! The 25th year of Roper Mountain Holiday Lights is set for Thanksgiving night, 2016 running every night through Dec 30.
Thanks to our 2016 Sponsors A special thanks to all our sponsors. Check out our sponsor page and give your support to all of the contributors and thank the volunteers that make this event such a success every year.
Celebrating 25 Years of Roper Mountain Holiday Lights Your admission fees, and the generosity of our sponsors, contribute to funds for Rotary Charities and educational programming for the Roper Mountain Science Center.
Are you ready for some magic and holiday excitement with lights, and stars, and Santa? Consider a visit to Roper Mountain Holiday Lights. Roper Mountain Holiday Lights is the ONLY not-for-profit holiday lights event in the Upstate with all of the profits helping education and local non-profits.
2016 marks the 25th year of this great event which has become an upstate tradition for many families. Open from Thanksgiving night through December 30, Roper Mountain Holiday Lights will entertain you no matter your age! Start your visit by parking the car and strolling through WinterWonderland. That’s where you will find lighted walking trails, Santa Claus, a balloon artist, concessions, and giant holiday greeting cards created by local area students. On selected nights, we’ll also have some of your favorite team mascots andperformances by school groups. For more details, check out our Event Calendar.
After you have visited WinterWonderland, continue on to the 1.5 mile drive through the large displays including Candy Cane Lane, Santa’s Sleigh, the Caterpillar, and many other family favorites.
Enjoy this Video of the Holiday Lights experience and how funds raised through this event benefit the community:
Roper Mountain Holiday Lights is a volunteer-driven, 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization co-managed by the Rotary Club of Greenville and the Roper Mountain Science Center Association. Through the admission fees of our visitors, and the generosity of our sponsors, Holiday Lights ultimately generates funds for Rotary Charities and educational programming for the Roper Mountain Science Center. The 2015 event generated $155,000 which was distributed to Rotary Charities and the Science Center Association. Since its beginning in 1992, Roper Mountain Holiday Lights has given back $2,400,000 to the community to help people, organizations, and education here in the Upstate.
Holiday Lights is open Nightly from 6:00-10:00 p.m.
Winter Wonderland is open Nightly from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Holiday Lights Supports Community Charities
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Sponsor a Snowflake for 2016
Thank you to all our Snowflake sponsors in 2015. Your contributions helped keep the lights shining bright.
For those families and individuals that want to consider becoming a Snowflake sponsor in 2016, your $100 donation can sponsor a Lighted Snowflake!