If you’re already thinking about how to avoid the crowds at this year’s Trail of Lights in Zilker Park, then read on for details about the ZiP Fast Pass, presented by HomeAway. Get front-of-the-line early access at 6 p.m. with your ZiP Fast Pass and skip those long lines. ZiP passes also get you access to extra fun such as Kringle’s Kantina and the HomeAway ZiP Lounge in the VIP Hospitality area where you can get cookies and hot cocoa.

We’ve got a 4-pack of ZiP Fast Passes to give away to a lucky reader. Scroll down to enter!


— Where to Buy ZiP Fast Passes?  These are available for $15/person from Dec. 9-17, and $20/person from Dec. 18-22. (ZiP passes are required for anyone age 6 and above.) ZiP can be purchased in advance online here or at the ZiP box office in the park.


— Want to learn more about 2015 Trail of Lights? We’ve got the scoop on parking, shuttles, free nights vs. ticketed nights. Click here to learn all the details about this year’s Trail.

You can also check out this handy My Trail, My Way printable that includes suggested photo ops and a checklist of fun stops to make along the Trail for the family. (Click the image to open it as a PDF.)

2015 MTMW Family Night (1)

— Giveaway! We have a 4-pack of passes to give to a lucky reader. Winner will be chosen on Friday, Dec. 4, 2015. Enter below. Good luck!

Click here to enter giveaway on mobile