A local tradition for 89 years, Plaza Lights is a 15-block holiday spectacle on the famed Country Club Plaza, featuring thousands of glimmering, jewel-colored lights that accentuate every dome, tower and window of the Spanish-inspired shopping district.
The 89th Annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony
Thursday, November 22, 2018
- 5–9 p.m.
- Main Stage at Nichols Road & Pennsylvania, by Brio Tuscan Grille
Detailed Ceremony Timeline
- 5–6 p.m.: Pre-show with giveaways and performances
- 6–7 p.m.: 89th Annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony
- 6:54 p.m.: Flip of the Switch, followed by fireworks
- 7–8 p.m.: Post-ceremony concert
The KCP&L Plaza Lights shine daily from 5 p.m. to 3 a.m., Thanksgiving through mid-January. All Plaza parking garages will be open and accessible throughout the KCP&L Plaza Lights season.
While enjoying the lights, shoppers can peruse the detailed window displays and take in the sounds of the season, from the clip-clop of horse drawn carriages to the holiday songs of carolers.