With flags lining the entrance to Bright Nights at Forest Park, emergency first responders, active and retired members of the military and their families will be greeted at the entrance by their colleagues in law enforcement, fire safety, emergency medical services, and the armed forces.
They and everyone in their car will be treated to the three-mile drive through the magnificent holiday lights, a complimentary carousel ride for the children, and a Yankee Candle Car Jar (while supplies last).
Free admission for first responders:
- Active military
- Law enforcement officers
- Emergency medical service personnel
Valid identification required.
Reservations and tickets are not required for active military, law enforcement officers, firefighters, emergency medical services personnel, and their spouses.