Maxwell’s Lights Up Amarillo with nearly one half million lights as it launches its first Magical Christmas Festival
Opening on Black Friday, Nov. 27, Maxwell’s welcomes everyone to its inaugural “Magical Christmas” Festival. “Folks can park their cars, ride to the entrance
on our Grain Trains and experience Christmas lights and seasonal fun throughout our farm,” said Larry Borger, owner of Maxwell’s Pumpkin Farm and Country Family Fun.
“I’ve always had quite a bit of ‘Clark Griswold’ in me,” said Borger. “We’ve been working on this concept for five years and 2020 is the year we flip the switch!” added Borger.
Families will be greeted with a 30-foot tall Christmas tree featuring 20,000 lights in the middle of the Green Acres area,” explained Borger. “We’ll also have a 50-foot tall Light Tree with 20,000 pixels dancing with designs and colors. It’s topped off with an 8-foot, 3-dimensional star. Folks should be able to see the tree from I-27,” added Borger. “A walk-in trail of lights and 100’ foot tunnel of lights offers an immersed, holiday experience to get you in the spirit,” said Borger.
SANTA CLAUS will be at Maxwell’s Magical Christmas every night with a Grand Entrance at 6pm. “Folks can take their own photos with Santa at no additional charge and Saint Nick will be joined by a Reindeer and Snowman,’ said Borger. ‘In addition, there will be a nine-foot tall snowflake, nine-foot tall star and seven-foot tall candy cane all lit up and perfect for taking your own family Christmas photos,” added Borger.
“Christmas music will be played throughout Maxwell’s Farm to keep you jolly,” said Borger. In addition, Christmas Movie Clips will be played all evening from your Holiday Movie favorites on a large screen.
Special Activities for kids include “Reindeer Fun.” For $6.00, kids can create their own bag of “Reindeer Food” with five different ingredients, plus receive a pair of “Reindeer Antlers,” and a “Reindeer Temporary Tattoo.
Many of Maxwell’s Fall Activities will return with a holiday, seasonal twist including:
• Apple Cannons
• Jumping Pillows
• Jump Pad
• Tube Swings
• Green Acres Games
• Abominable Snowman Paintball Shooting Gallery
• Mountain Slides • Bunnyville
• Ducky Derby with Christmas Ducks
• Pedal Cars
• Trike Town and a NEW COUNTRY BARN JUMPER.
Maxwell’s Christmas Market will feature a variety of Christmas Gifts and foods.
Concessions will be open with all of your favorites and feature “S’mores Kits” for $6.00 with fire pits provided to cook them right at The Farm, explained Borger.
“Enjoy Hot Cocoa, Hot Cider and Coffee too, We’ve got so many neat things to do at Maxwell’s and we’re excited to offer something new and special for everyone in the Panhandle this Christmas Season!” said Borger.
Covid-19 precautions are taken with hand sanitizers provided throughout The Farm and disinfecting services performed regularly. Although The Farm has acres and acres to spread out, per State Guidelines, all individuals must wear a face covering wherever it is not feasible to maintain six feet of social distancing.
Price: Buy online $12.95 + tax
Gate: $15.95 plus tax
Kids – 2 and under are Free
No charge for photos with Santa