Austin Trail of Lights

Win an Austin Trail of Lights Platinum VIP Experience

Score 4 Platinum VIP Passes

The New HOT 95.9 has your chance to win 4 Platinum VIP passes to opening night of the 55th annual Austin Trail of Lights, powered by H-E-B. Just enter below for your chance to experience the Trail of Lights in luxury.

The Austin Trail of Lights features more than 2 million lights illuminating the park, 90 lighted holiday trees, and more than 70 other holiday displays and lighted tunnels. 

Platinum Passes come with concierge service for a VIP experience. The Platinum team will work to make your experience at the Trail memorable and the planning truly hands-off.

This year the Trail of Lights Platinum program will sparkle and delight guests in a dedicated Platinum Lounge complete with all the Platinum amenities you love like comfortable seating and an exclusive bar! Stay warm and cozy within our Platinum hospitality area and enjoy a fabulous lineup of nightly entertainment.

  • 6pm Early Entry to the Austin Trail of Lights, one hour before general admission gates open to the public, through an exclusive Platinum back gate entrance.
  • Valet Parking for one vehicle
  • Platinum concierge service from our Platinum Team to guide you at the event
  • Golf cart shuttle services from the Platinum Lounge to Trailhead
  • Access to a private, heated Platinum Lounge with comfortable seating and private bar
  • One drink ticket valid at bars throughout the park per Platinum Pass
  • One ride ticket for exclusive entry to the Ferris Wheel or Carousel per Platinum Pass
  • Access to the Zilker Lounge where you'll find cookies, cocoa, comfortable seating, and heated washrooms

Gate entry, premium tickets, parking and shuttle passes to Austin’s iconic holiday festival now available online at

Experience the Trail of Lights in luxury, presented by Northern Trust.