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Tail Lights

Tail Lights

Treat yourself and your dog to a leisurely stroll through the 1.4 mile Symphony of Lights. Make this dog friendly walk a new holiday tradition. We encourage you to dress your dog in festive attire! Participants may enter for a chance to win fabulous pet-friendly prizes.

On-site registration will take place from 4:00-5:15 p.m. only.


Please note: Due to inclement weather and the likelihood of icy conditions today, the Tail Lights event has been rescheduled for Tuesday, December 17 from 4:00-5:45 p.m. We hope to see you and your furry friends then! For those who have already registered for the event, please check your email and phone messages for details. Thank you for your understanding and stay safe in this wintry weather!


Only $10.00 per walker! Dogs and children 4 and under are FREE!

** There will be no refunds. The event will take place rain, snow or shine.


Symphony Woods, Columbia, MD. Use Merriweather Post Pavilion entrance off Broken Land Parkway.

Directions and Parking

From I-95, take Rt. 32 West, Exit 38-B, toward Columbia; exit at Rt. 29 North, Columbia Town Center; proceed to Exit 18-B, Broken Land Parkway, and follow signs to Merriweather Post Pavilion entrance on the right.

Mapping your route? Symphony of Lights is located at the intersection of Broken Land Parkway and Hickory Ridge Road, Columbia, MD 21044.

Parking for Tail Lights:
Using directions above, proceed to the entrance for Merriweather Post Pavilion on the right and follow the signs for parking.


Click here to download and print a registration form.

On-site registration will take place from 4:00-5:15 p.m. only.

All proceeds benefit Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine. Questions? Please call 410-740-7666.

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