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WE ARE CLOSED

FOR WINTER 

Happy New Year! 

Thank you to all who generously supported the Holiday Lights Safari Benefit. 

We will announce this year's Drive Through Safari schedule in the spring. We hope to see you then! 

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HOLIDAY LIGHTS SAFARI BENEFIT

2021 season is now closed!

Returning in November 2022!

THE HOLIDAY SAFARI BENEFIT WILL BE  CELEBRATING

ITS 32nd ANNIVERSARY

in 2022! 

For 31 years and counting, the preserve has hosted the Holiday Lights Safari Benefit. This family-oriented event will, once again, offer an unforgettable opportunity for children and adults alike to share and embrace the Christmas spirit. Imaginative new displays, music, religious, and secular themes, programmable lighting, and new, featured exhibits will blanket the

hundred-acre park.

 

Unfortunately, Santa's Village will not be open this year. (We are highly disappointed that we were unsuccessful in hiring the 30 additional people necessary each night to operate that area of the event.) Hopefully next year Santa's Village will be able to re-open brighter and better than ever!

 

Extra energy and effort are being devoted to making the drive-through all the more special and memorable. A favorite adventure is driving through the Enchanted Deer Forest where herds of animals approach the vehicles and eat right out of people’s hands. (There is an additional fee to enter the deer forest.) This area has been enlarged to allow for added interaction with the herds of animals and for easier navigation.

 

The evening will be crowned with a peaceful drive through the inspirational biblical area that includes a life-sized nativity and is enhanced with Old and New Testament displays.  Santa and Mrs. Claus will have treats for the children at the end of the event. 

 

Proceeds from this event directly benefit the hundreds of animals that reside at Hollywild Animal Preserve, a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit organization since 1999.  

 

2021 ADMISSION AND PRICING:

We accept cash, Visa, and Master Card on location or you can purchase tickets online at the red link below. 

 

• Adult & Children

(under 24 months free)

General Admission - $10.00

• 4 Pack Admission - $40.00

(with online ticket purchase only) 

4 Admissions on one ticket.

Print at home, or show on a

mobile device at the gate.

• Deer Forest Feeding Drive

(PER CAR) - $10.00

Includes a starter bag of food

Drive and Feed include 1 complimentary starter bag of USDA-approved animal food.

For the welfare of the animals, NO OUTSIDE FOOD PLEASE! Additional food may be purchased at the deer forest entrance and also inside the animal feeding area. 

HOLIDAY LIGHTS SAFARI SCHEDULE:

 

Thank you for a wonderful 2021 Season! The Safari Lights Benefit is now closed until November 2022.

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2325 Hampton Road  |  Wellford, South Carolina 29385

 

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Hollywild Animal Preserve is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.