The Space Coast Lightfest is a holiday themed drive-through event held at Wickham Park. It is a family oriented celebration featuring shimmering lights and dazzling animated displays (drawing over 15,000 vehicles annually) The 1.1 mile long park is transformed into a winter wonderland filled with hundreds-of-thousands of lights.
The Space Coast Lightfest is a community event run by the youth and volunteers of the Boy Scouts of America in the Central Florida Council.
Experience the wonders of the season up close as you journey through the twinkling displays that thrill young and old! The finale is the 200 foot long Light tunnel with over 30,000 bulbs that completes your experience in a pulse of color.
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WEAR YOUR UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATERS! Feet up at 6:15 PM at the Shell gas station (3676 N WICKHAM RD MELBOURNE, FL 32935) on the west side of Wickham Park. Then ryde to park to view the lights. After the Lighfest we will ryde to eat at Captain Katanna's (4263 U.S. Hwy 1, Melbourne, FL 32935).
Tickets are available at the entrance or can be purchased easily on-line. One ticket per automobile. Bring a new unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots and receive a $2.00 discount!
For those looking to travel from Central Florida to this event, Gary Carter will be leading a ryde over to the starting point. We will look to leave the Publix's Parking lot at 851 S State Rd 434, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714 promptly at 3:45pm. We will then ryde East before heading South for a total of 91miles to meet the balance of the crew at the Shell station posted above. When you sign up for this event please post where you are meeting so that know who to look for.