Season of Lights


Throughout the months of November and December Wamego embraces this season of hope, giving and community harmony by celebrating with visits from Santa Claus, seasonal entertainment at the Columbian Theatre and more! Join us for the many activities that make this a wonderful time for family and also a season to comfort one another.

“It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.” ― W.T. Ellis


2022 Season of Lights / December 4

Wamego City Park

  • Say Hi to Santa on the lawn. Get your picture in front of him.  Bring him a letter!
  • Enjoy the beautiful Holiday lights
  • Collect a candy stick elves
  • Live entertainment on the Museum Porch
  • Grab some food from The Grill to Go food truck
  • FREE hot chocolate and cookies from the Historial Museum

OZ Museum (Downtown) 5 - 7 pm

See one of the largest Wizard of OZ collections in the country

Historic Columbian Theatre (Downtown) 5 - 7 pm

Children's activities and goodies  

Iron Clad 

Come inside for a Free "make a Holiday" pillow kit to the first 100!

See the model train display - 1 - 7 pm

Wamego's 2022 Holiday Happenings Calendar


Christmas Lights in Wamego

There are many wonderful Christmas lights throughout Wamego from Thanksgiving Day and then throughout the Christmas season.  Load up friends and family, grab a nice cup of coffee or hot chocolate at Paramour Coffee Shop, Short Stop or Last Stop and cruise around Wamego and enjoy all that twinkles this season.

Discover our festive light displays:

Wamego City Park – One Block East of Downtown

Railroad Park – 4th & Lincoln

West Hwy 24 - 3/4 Mile West

East Hwy 24 - Intersection at Balderson Blvd. by Rec. Complex

Downtown Wamego 

Riverfront Park – South Lincoln Avenue

Season of Lights Sponsors

Thank you very much to our many 2022 Season of Lights Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsors:


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