Glenlore Trails Aurora is just what everyone needs to add to their holiday bucket list! This enchanted forest is filled with more than a half million holiday lights, displays, games, holiday music and more for all ages!
Quick details about Glenlore Trails Aurora
- Address: 3860 Newton Road, Commerce Township
- Cost: $25/ages 13-plus, $20/ages 65-plus, $15/ages 4-12, free/ages 3 and under; Group rates are available; free/parking | Get tickets
Glenlore Trails Aurora is open Thursdays-Sundays, Nov. 17-Dec. 30, 2023. Times vary by day.
Tips for families when visiting Glenlore Trails Aurora
- If you have little ones, consider bringing a stroller or wagon. Although the trail isn’t paved, it is still a smooth enough ride for them.
- The trail is about an hour long, so make sure to use the restroom before you begin.
- If there is scattered rain/snow, the event will still go on. If the weather is more severe, they will notify you that it has been postponed and offer alternative dates or a refund.
- Families are encouraged to dress up in fun holiday attire or deck themselves out in glow sticks and glow-in-the-dark items.
- Enjoy some Mexican-inspired cuisine before you head out on the trails from the Taco Truck, which will be on site. It features tacos, burritos, chips, waffle fries and more.
- Enter our contest by Friday, Dec. 8 to win four tickets to Glenlore Trails Aurora.
Things to do near Glenlore Trails
- Jump around at Urban Air Adventure Center, now open in Commerce Township. It offers bumper cars, laser tag, ropes course, battle beam, warrior course and tubes playground.
- Want to stop at a kid-friendly brewery for a bite to eat before the trails? Check out Kickstand Brewing Company. The kids menu features cheeseburger sliders, chicken tenders, mac and cheese, grilled cheese or one topping pizza.
- Go bowling at Wonderland Lanes. Every Friday night, it features “glow bowling” and offers a $15/person special (includes shoes).
- Stop by Dx Games & More for trading cards, board games, Legos, Squishmallows and gaming accessories.
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