Journey of Lights

Courtesy of St. Andrew United Methodist Church

Date/Time

December 11, 2020 to December 19, 2020
06:00 PM until 09:00 PM

Location

St. Andrew United Methodist Church View map
5801 W. Plano Parkway,
Plano, TX, 75093

Additional Information

Description

St. Andrew United Methodist Church invites the community to safely celebrate the season at Journey of Lights, a new outdoor, immersive Christmas experience benefiting the church’s new mental health initiative, a program that will be available not only to church members but also to the community.

At Journey of Lights, attendees will enjoy multiple immersive outdoor Christmas environments throughout the 21-acre campus, filled with photo opportunities, including:
-a Christmas Village, featuring a magnificent oak tree filled with lights
-a 3D snowfall lane
-music with projection of Christmas carolers
-holiday décor throughout the village with candy canes, reindeers, and snowmen
-a larger-than-life advent calendar utilizing actual windows
-costumed characters along the path; and visits by Santa and Mrs. Claus (Dec. 16 and 19)
-Light in the Darkness, a highly curated, immersive 30-minute light show experience throughout the trees and creek area, timed and synchronized with music of all St. Andrew Choirs and Imperial Brass, including visual projection, live Christmas vocalists, live handbells, readings, and actors sharing the Christmas story as guests walk through and savor the awe of the season
-and culminating with a moving experience at Nativity at the Pond, with hanging lights, lanterns on the path, luminaries in the water, peaceful Christmas music such as Silent Night
-a live nativity on the island in the pond featuring Mary, Joseph, and the baby Jesus. Seating is available throughout all experiences for viewing and reflection of the season.

All COVID-19 protocols will continue to be in place for each of these live, in-person events. Paperless tickets sold in designated time segments are $5 each. Attendees may show their tickets through an App on their phones upon arrival at this timed event.

Come back on Monday, December 21 when St. Andrew hosts a drive-in Christmas concert.