Once you arrive to Trail, enter the lane according to your ticket type. Options are:
-NIGHT LIGHTS PREVIEW PARTY: Night Lights Preview Party ticket holders will enter through the ZIP Fast Pass Entrance located on Barton Springs Road, starting at 6:00 pm on Friday, December 8th only.
-ZiP FAST PASS ENTRANCE: ZIP wristband holders can enter at 6:00 pm nightly December 11-23 at the ZiP entrance is located on Barton Springs Road, just right of the Trail of Lights main entrance.
-HEORES NIGHT ENTRANCE: For our Heroes Night on Tuesday, December 11th, simply wear your uniform, or present your military ID or badge to Trail staff at the ZIP Entrance for proper complimentary ZIP admission for Heroes and their families beginning at 6:00 pm. The ZiP entrance is located on Barton Springs Road, just right of the Trail of Lights main entrance.
-MAIN / PREPAID ENTRANCE: Entrance nightly for all prepaid General Admission and Shuttle guests located on Barton Springs Road, starting at 7:00 pm December 10-23.
-GATE ADMISSION ENTRANCE: Entrance for $3 paid gate fee starting at 7:00pm on paid nights ~ Dec 15-17 and 20-23, located on Barton Springs Road.
-ADA ENTRANCE: The ADA entrance is located between Lou Neff Road and the Trail of Lights entrance on Barton Springs Road. This area allows extra space and paved terrain for entry. Guests with disabilities will be permitted to enter the Trail as early as 6:00 pm on December 10-23 to enjoy the Trail prior to general admission entry. Look for the wheelchair signs above the entrance lanes or ask a volunteer to direct you to the appropriate area.
-PLATINUM ENTRANCE: Platinum Entrance is located at Stratford Drive and Lou Neff Road. Platinum guests use this entrance beginning at 6:00 pm nightly.
-HOSPITALITY ENTRANCE: Hospitality Entrance is located at Stratford Drive and Lou Neff Road. Hospitality guests, Executive Pass holders, Media, and special FFN/TOL guests use this entrance beginning at 6:00 pm nightly.
Thank you Austin! 2017 Austin Trail of Lights was filled with smiling faces, amazing performances from our community and of course millions of twinkling lights! From spinning under the Zilker Tree, around the carousel and Ferris Wheel to visits with Santa - check out a few highlights!