What is ILLUMINATION EXPRESS?

The Illumination Express is the train ride with over a million lights synchronized to your favorite holiday music. 

ILLUMINATION EXPRESS tickets are sold separately for an additional $7.00 per person online or onsite based on availability. (Ages 2+)

How do I reserve a private bonfire?

Enjoy a private bonfire with up to twenty of your friends and family! We offer tasty s’mores kits and yummy food and beverage packages along with a private host.

Please call our customer service at 480-987-3100 and one of our elves will be sure to accommodate you. Limited availability.

Which entrance to use?

Please use our main entrance on Rittenhouse Road.

Are visits with Santa free?

Visits with Santa are included in your ticket price. Pictures can be taken with your mobile device.

Does the train ride sell out?

Yes! The train will sell out on certain nights; the ticketing page is updated in real time to what’s currently available.

Where can I find discounted tickets?

We run specials all the time! Like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram to find out more about holiday specials or give us a call at 480-987-3100.

Is the farm stroller, wheelchair and ADA accessible?

We sure are! However, we are a real working farm so the ground is uneven in certain spots but everything is ADA accessible, even the train!

Can I bring my pets? Is Christmas at Schnepf Farm dog friendly?

Yes, you are able to bring your pets, as long as they are on a leash and picked up after!

Is outside food allowed?

We don’t allow any outside food or drink other than sealed bottled water unless there is medical condition that requires food and drink.

What is Santa’s Obstacle Course?

This is the worlds largest Christmas-themed obstacle course that is 365 feet long, spanning over two acres of obstacle fun. 

There is a height requirement for the Santa’s obstacle course: 42 inches and above. There will be a bounce around area for any toddlers that don’t meet this requirement. 

Where can I purchase my ice skating tickets?

Ice skating tickets will be sold on site based on availability.

What kind of food options are available at the event?

EATS:

Pizza, Hot Dogs, Mac & Cheese, Taters, Chili & Cornbread

TREATS:

Hot Chocolate, Funnel Cake, Cotton Candy, Ice Cream, Hot Coco, Roasted Nuts, Lemonade, Cookies, Fresh Baked Goods. Kettle Corn.

Beer and Wine Garden?

Enjoy a variety of wines and beers at our magical garden while your kids are exploring our enchanted park.

How will we receive our tickets?

Once you have booked your tickets, you will receive your confirmation and your tickets via email or mobile delivery. Mobile tickets will be scanned from your device or you may print your ticket  along with your photo ID to present at the entrance.

How do we enter and exit the event?

The entrance to the event is off of Rittenhouse Rd or Riggs Rd. Please exit all traffic to Riggs Rd.

Are tickets refundable?

No, all purchases are final and no refunds will be granted.

Is professional photography allowed?

Unfortunately, we do not allow any type of professional photography. Cell phones and personal cameras are permitted.

Are children two and under free?

Yes, children 2 and under receive free admission and are considered lap children on the train. If the child 2 and under is not sitting on the parents lap, they will need their own train ticket.

TICKET INCLUDES

  • Free Parking
  • Christmas Movies
  • Santa’s Reindeer Hayride
  • Christmas Bonfires
  • Snow Globe Mini Golf
  • Santa’s Toy Shop
  • Mrs. Claus Cookie Decorating
  • Meet & Greet Santa Claus
  • Pine Cone Decorating
  • Letters to Santa
  • Christmas Carousel
  • Giant Christmas Photo Ops

ONLINE

per person + Tax & Fees

AT DOOR

per person + Tax & Fees

TICKETS

(PER PERSON)

ILLUMINATION EXPRESS

(TRAIN RIDE)

OBSTACLE COURSE

(UNLIMITED USE)

ONLINE

per person + Tax & Fees

TICKETS

(PER PERSON)

$15

ILLUMINATION EXPRESS

(TRAIN RIDE)

$7

OBSTACLE COURSE

(UNLIMITED USE)

$5

AT DOOR

per person + Tax & Fees

TICKETS

(PER PERSON)

$17

ILLUMINATION EXPRESS

(TRAIN RIDE)

$7

OBSTACLE COURSE

(UNLIMITED USE)

$5

OUTDOOR ICE SKATING

TICKETS AVAILABLE ONSITE

SEASON HOURS

November 24 – December 31

5:00pm-10:00pm