Drive-thru holiday light shows will begin this Friday at 4 Indiana State Parks, Mounds State Park, Lieber State Recreation Area, Spring Mill State Park, and Ouabache State Park.

  • Mounds State Park in Anderson will have its inaugural Nights of Lights celebration from 5:30-10 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Jan. 1. The show will feature more than 30 light displays in the campground. Cost is $5 per vehicle for cash payment, $6 if paying with a credit card.
  • Lieber State Recreation Area, which is southwest of Cloverdale, will present its inaugural Wonderland of Lights show from 6-9 p.m. Friday through Sunday and again Dec. 10-12. The gatehouse, 10 campsites, and park buildings will be decorated. Donations will be accepted at the campground gatehouse.
  • Spring Mill State Park, which is east of Mitchell, will have Christmas in the Campground from 6-9:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday in conjunction with its Holiday in the Village event. Visitors can drive through the campground for $5 and vote on the best-decorated site. The winner gets two nights of free camping in 2022. The campground is already full for the event.
  • Ouabache State Park, which is east of Bluffton, will host its eighth annual Wonderland of Lights from 6-9 p.m. nightly through Dec. 31 in its campground and throughout the park. The presentation features more than 40 light displays, and a synchronized music and light show at the Civilian Conservation Corps fire tower. Cost is $5 per vehicle.



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