Light Up the Fair

Looking for another quality light show to add to your list this holiday season? Come on down to Burlington, Kentucky and visit Light Up The Fair!

Located at the Boone County Fairgrounds, this brilliant light display is run by a small business of four hard working Kentuckians. They installed all the lights themselves and are there to run the show each evening. Light Up the Fair has become an event that Northern Kentucky families really look forward to, as it has grown over the past five years.

Light up the Fair
light up the fair

Light Up the fair is a drive thru show, enjoy the sights from the comfort and warmth of your own vehicle. There are over one million lights to behold, covering a two mile path! This year, you can expect to see the usual display with a few new surprises throughout!

Dates and Hours

Light Up the Fair runs until December 31st, including Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve. The show runs regardless of weather; rain, snow, or shine. The hours of this event are Sunday-Thursday 5:30 pm-9:00 pm and Friday-Saturday 5:30-10:00 pm.


Tickets are $7 per person up to 1-3 people in a vehicle. For a car of 4-8 people, it is $25 per vehicle. These prices are for both weekday and weekend admission. Active Military and First Responders are always free! If you have a group of 9 or more people, please contact Light Up the Fair ahead of your visit and they will provide a group rate. Create more memories for you and your loved ones this year down in Kentucky!

Boone County Fairgrounds

Light Up The Fair at The Boone County Fairgrounds is located at 5819 Idlewild Road, Burlington, KY 41005. To purchase tickets, get contact information, or to learn more visit here.

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