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What better spot to visit during the Christmas season than Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph in the quaint city of Santa Claus, Indiana? This RV resort is known for their famous Santa Claus Land of Lights, one of the largest holiday light shows in North America! While in the area, you can also visit Lincoln State Park, Christmas Lake Golf Club, and more! There are fun options for the whole family!

Read below to learn about our December Hot Spot location!


Santa Claus Land of Lights

Visit Santa Claus, Indiana during the Christmas season and experience the Shining Story of Rudolph in brilliant LED! The Santa Claus Land of Lights is a 1.2 mile Drive-Through Family Christmas Light Adventure located next to Holiday World at Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph. 

Enjoy one of the largest holiday light shows in North America that also tells a story in lights and storyboards! Create new family memories and family traditions this Christmas Season at the Santa Claus Land of Lights – Family Christmas Light Adventure! You do not have to be a guest of Lake Rudolph to enjoy the light show. All are welcome!


Lincoln State Park

Explore Abraham Lincoln’s boyhood home at Lincoln State Park. This 1,747-acre park was established in 1932 as a memorial to Lincoln’s mother, Nancy Hanks.

The park offers 10 miles of hiking trails, scenic lakes, and historical sites and provides a relaxing getaway for the whole family!


Christmas Lake Golf Club

Golf Digest Magazine listed Christmas Lake Golf Club as one of the top 75 public golf courses in America.

Indiana Business Magazine rated the course as the 7th most challenging in Indiana.

Christmas Lake Golf Club makes the most of the Southern Indiana landscape, with tree lined fairways, rolling hills, valleys, and sparkling lakes. With its Zoysia grass tees and fairways, Bent grass greens, and five sets of tees, you’ll enjoy golf at its best.

Back 9 Grill

Come to Back 9 Grill for a tasty dinner! Cajun Chicken Alfredo and Chicken Pot Pie are two of their crowd favorites.  

Feeling adventurous, try their Crispy Deviled Eggs” or “Avocado Egg Roll” appetizers! There are unique and delicious options to choose from. You are sure to leave feeling satisfied!


Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph

Immerse yourself in the magic of America’s Christmas Hometown with a stay at Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph. Nestled in the breathtaking beauty of southern Indiana, our resort offers a range of unforgettable camping and lodging experiences that cater to families of all sizes.