Open every night, including all holidays

Sunday – Thursday: 5PM – 10PM
Friday and Saturday: 5PM – 11PM

Extended Nights:
Thanksgiving Day                         
Christmas Eve – New Year’s Day 

5PM – 11PM 

MWL is a 20-acre, 52-day, larger-than-life lantern festival that presents a fresh multicultural take on traditional holiday light shows.

Lantern Attractions

Step into Magical Winter Lights, the largest lantern festival of its kind in the United States, and begin your enchanted journey to tour more than 100 individual lantern sets in eight unique themed sections. Find lantern renditions of landmarks of the world, a Christmas village, skylines of Houston, the mysterious East, a Dino fun zone and more! 
Things To Do

Title Sponsor

Official Sponsors & Partners

  • Crystla Awards 2018
    MWL Wins AMA Houston Crystal Awards
  • Become a Sponsor
    Become a Sponsor for Magical Winter Lights
  • MWL Crystal Award Finalist
    MWL Announced As Finalist For AMA Houston Crystal Awards