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WRTV kicks off 20th Annual Toy Drive at Christmas Nights of Lights Saturday

Posted at 3:11 PM, Nov 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-13 19:47:46-05

INDIANAPOLIS — WRTV's 20th annual toy drive kicks off this weekend at the Christmas Nights of Lights at the Indiana State Fairgrounds.

Our community needs help more than ever this year and we need your help to provide wonderful surprises and gifts to families and children across Central Indiana.

WRTV Night at the Christmas Nights of Lights is Saturday, Nov. 14. As part of that partnered event, a portion of every ticket sold on Saturday will benefit this year's WRTV Toy Drive.

The first 20 vehicles will receive a free pizza from Lou Malnati’s to enjoy as you drive through the miles of 1 million lights. We’ll also be giving swag from WRTV and our sponsor Precision Door to the first 150 cars. Enter at Gate 12 off of 42nd Street, you can get your tickets online in advance at

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WRTV Toy Drive

The holiday family tradition Christmas Nights of Lights at the Indiana State Fairgrounds is returning this weekend with new music, an extended route and additional light displays.

The show will feature a 240-foot wall of lights, making it the largest synchronized show in central Indiana.

Christmas Nights of Lights will be open from dusk until 10 p.m., with extended hours on the weekends, Nov. 13 through Jan. 3, 2021.

The display will be offered every night, rain, snow or shine. The cost is $7 per person and children 3-year-old and under are free. A "Carload Special" of up to seven passengers is $30, 10 to 15 passengers is $50, 16 to 35 passengers is $75, and 36+ passengers is $100. Due to the new route, the height of vehicles must be no more than 11 feet tall to drive through the light display.

Guests should enter the Indiana State Fairgrounds at Gate 12, 1698 E. 42nd St.