Explore St. Augustine’s famous Night of Lights in the cozy comfort of our Holly Jolly Trolleys. Guests of all ages delight at the festive wonderland of the historic area glittering with millions of tiny white lights. This tour is an annual tradition for thousands, and is sure to be one of your favorite holiday outings. Caroling, hot cider, and homemade cookies add to the magic of your evening. Guests will receive complimentary magical viewing glasses, handcrafted by Santa’s elves exclusively for our guests. These amazing glasses will enhance the twinkle and glimmer of the lights, making this ride even more special. We’ll be riding nightly. Come share holiday cheer with friends or snuggle up with loved ones and make this your holiday tradition. We’ll warm up the cider!
Vote for the Best Holiday Lights Display!
Holly Jolly Trolley guests will have the opportunity to place their votes through text messaging during the Second Annual Nights of Lights Holiday Lights Display Contest.
Tour stops at Potter's Wax Museum for hot cider and homemade cookies!
New this Year!
Historic Tours of America proudly announces our new addition to this year’s Nights of Lights Holly Jolly Trolley! To help celebrate 450 years of Christmas in St. Augustine, we will be adding live entertainment on select nights of the Nights of Lights at the Visitor’s Information Center. During selected nights, guests will be entertained with music and singing while in line for the Holly Jolly Trolley. We will have local school groups, carolers and even a brass band play traditional carols as well as pieces from the colonial period. Below is a list of nights we will have live entertainment as well as the list of groups that will perform on the selected nights:
Nov. 28: “Yes, Virginia the Musical”, SJCC for the Arts at Murray Middle School
Nov. 29: Ancient City Brass Band
Dec. 6: Landrum Middle School
Dec. 13: Fruit Cove Middle School Jazz Ensemble
Dec. 14: Ancient City Brass Band
Dec. 18-19: Voices of St. Augustine Carolers
Dec. 20: Pedro Menendez High School
Dec. 21: Gamble Rogers Middle School
Dec. 22-29: Voices of St. Augustine Carolers