It’s the most magical time on the Prairie with over 500 holiday light vignettes, 1,046 acres for exploration and countless opportunities to step back in history with our storytellers. A Merry Prairie Holiday is celebrating its fourth season at Conner Prairie, starting November 25.
A Magical Evening Winter Tradition Returns to Conner Prairie
Glittering lights, thoughtful storytellers, and warm fires will transport you from your day-to-day into the stories of yesterday and the traditions of tomorrow. A Merry Prairie Holiday is celebrating its fourth season at Conner Prairie, starting November 25.
- Step into our historic Prairietown to visit the Christmas Eve traditions of the 1800’s
- Visit the 60-foot-long Noah’s Ark or the twenty-five-foot-tall Old Man Winter as you
explore our 500+ twinkling light vignettes
- Zoom down the 150-foot hill (no snow required!) at our Polar Bear Plunge sledding hill
- See Santa at his North Pole Workshop as he and his elves get ready for the big night
- Take a spin on Kringle’s Carousel under a moonlit night
New in 2022
All new Winter Wonderland stroll! From 1836 Prairietown to 1863 Civil War Journey, a new set of holiday lights will be sure to dazzle and delight!
A new light tunnel to help guide guests to the Tubing Hill and new photo opportunities will help create memories that will last for years to come.
One-of-a-Kind Indiana Gifts for Everyone
Shop onsite or at our NEW online store for one-of-a-kind treasures for all ages, including Indiana-themed gifts, old-timey games, and handmade pottery!
Give The Gift Of Membership
Gift an annual Conner Prairie membership, providing access to fully interactive, historically significant worlds throughout the year. Includes unlimited daytime general admission, free access to Headless Horseman, and discounts on select events, shopping, and dining.
2022 A Merry Prairie Holiday at Conner Prairie Dates & Times
Days: Nov. 25, 26, 27, Dec. 2-4, 9-11, 16-18, 21-22
Hours: 5:30 – 9:30 pm
Friday through Sunday, November 25 – December 18, and Wednesday & Thursday, December 21-22.