Winter Wonderland is back for it’s 24th year!!
The two-mile drive-thru holiday light display benefits TARC, Inc. in Topeka. The 24th annual Winter Wonderland Holiday Light Display begins the Wednesday before Thanksgiving (November 24, 2021) and ends on New Years Eve (December 31, 2021). Winter Wonderland is open EVERY evening from 6 to 10 pm including holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas and New Years Eve).
A suggested donation of $10 per vehicle or $20 per bus is requested at the gate (guardhouse) at Lake Shawnee’s Campground.
Funds raised from Winter Wonderland directly benefit TARC. TARC is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) service organization that provides service, support and advocacy to 2,500 children, families and adults with developmental, intellectual and related disabilities and delays in the Greater Topeka area. TARC was formed by a small group of families in 1954 and in the last 67 years has grown to serve 2,500 children, families and adults.
Programs and services include an infant-toddler program (tiny-k provider for Shawnee County), day services, case management, employment services, assistive technology, self-determination the only of its kind program in the state of Kansas and a unique interdisciplinary feeding clinic.