Above: Promotional photo of guests enjoying the annual Holiday of Lights at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Courtesy of the Del Mar Fairgrounds.
The Holiday Hayride will operate on four Fridays - November 23, November 30, December 7 & December 14, 2012 from 5:30 pm till 9:30 pm. Weather permitting.
Enjoy holiday music, carolers, fire pits for roasting marshmallows, holiday hot chocolate or cider, and a great BIG Christmas cookie (both included in the $10 per-person cost. Children 3 and under are free.) Then, settle into a big pile of hay on an open hayride and have fun!
Additional food and "holiday spirits" (for those over 21) may be purchased at our NEW! 17 Hands Restaurant at the Paddock.
*Advance purchase of tickets for this event is highly recommended to guarantee your space on the Holiday Hayride.
Hayrides run every 30 min starting at 5:30pm and ending at 9:30pm. For additional information please contact the Fairgrounds Box Office at 858-792-4252.
The Holiday of Lights traditionally runs from Thanksgiving evening through New Year's Day evening. Operating hours are 5:30-10:00PM Sundays thru Thursdays, and 5:30-10:30PM Fridays and Saturdays. We are closed on Mondays, November 26, December 3, and December 10.