Event Details



DECEMBER 1, 2016 – JANUARY 8, 2017

5:30PM – 11:00PM EVERYDAY! (including holidays!)
5:30PM – 1:00AM New Years Eve!
Open Rain or Shine. 



1 Retama Pkwy, Selma, TX 78154


$26 For Adults
$21 For Children Ages 6-17 Years Old
Children 5 and under FREE
Every Wednesday – Military Night: Free entry to active military with proof of service I.D.

Admission includes: Unlimited Carnival Rides (subject to height and weight requirements), fireworks, nightly lighting of the Christmas tree ceremony, pictures with Santa, Chinese lantern walk, Chinese Acrobats, music performances, and all the good times! **Carnival, fireworks, snow and parade are subject to weather.

Monday – Thursday Discounts
Military – $5.00 Off with ID
Seniors 65 and older – $5.00 off

Featured Events:
Dec. 25, 2016 – Bobby Flores and the Yellow Rose Band 9PM-11PM
Dec 31, 2016
– Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Party
Come and party the night away at our Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Party. Celebrate the New Year with live music from “The Highway 87 South Band” (9PM-Midnight). Tickets are regular price.
You can also enjoy a special New Years Eve Celebration, “Casino Royale”, presented by Retama Park…click here for tickets. Separate event, not affiliated with Festival of Lights.

Festival Policies

In order to provide a safe and secure environment for all, Holiday Magic Festival of Lights attendees should adhere to the following policies:

  • No loitering, trespassing, soliciting or peddling will be allowed.
  • No distribution of unauthorized materials will be allowed.
  • Shirts and shoes are required on festival grounds at all times.
  • Proof of age is required to purchase alcohol.


All attendees must maintain reasonable and appropriate behavior at all times. Guests using offensive language or engaging in disorderly conduct may be ejected from the festival grounds and may be subject to arrest. Ejected festival attendees will not receive a refund for their tickets or be compensated in any way for their loss. Disturbances include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Drunk and disorderly conduct
  • Fighting or challenging others to fight
  • “Mooning” or exposing private body parts
  • Interference with or delay of the events
  • Violation of the local, state, and federal laws and statues
  • Attempting to enter the restricted areas without permission
  • Throw, discharge, or launch any liquid substance or objects
  • Willfully and maliciously disturbing another festival attendee/volunteer/staff member with loud and unreasonable noise
  • Using profanity and/or offensive words which are likely to provoke a violent reaction from others

Holiday Magic Festival of Lights representatives reserve the right to deny entry or remove attendees wearing clothing items displaying offensive text and/or images.

Privacy Policy

Information Collection Use

In order to provide online products and services, Holiday Magic Festival of Lights and Event Show Management collects “personally identifiable information” (i.e., name, mailing address, email address, telephone number, fax number, date of birth, social security number) and “financial information” (credit card names, numbers and expiration dates). It is not Holiday Magic Festival of Lights or Event Show Management practice to rent, sell or distribute your “personally identifiable information” to third party organizations. We will only provide “personally identifiable information” to other companies or people when we have your written consent or when we need to send your information to companies with which Holiday Magic Festival of Lights or E.S.M. works to provide products or services. “Financial information” is collected only for the processing and payment of fees.
Photography and Filming

Commercial photography and filming are often conducted at the Holiday Magic Festival of Lights and Event Show Management, Inc. You may appear in resulting pictures or film which may be used in connection with advertising, news reporting, public relations, or other activities regarding the Holiday Magic Festival of Lights and E.S.M. Entering the grounds constitutes your consent for Holiday Magic Festival of Lights as well as Event Show Management to use any pictures or films it deems appropriate, and releases your waiver and release of all claims for compensation, and any rights of review and approval, copyright, and publicity, with respect thereto.

Links to Third Party Websites

Holiday Magic Festival of Lights and Event Show Management websites (www.Holidaymagicfestivaloflights.com or www.Eventshowmanagement.com) may contain links to third party websites. Holiday Magic Festival of Lights & Event Show Management is not responsible for content, advertising, products or services made available by such third party websites. Users are recommended to first consult the privacy policy of any third party website linked from www.Holidaymagicfestivaloflights.com or www.Eventshowmanagement.com.