Christmas Lights Near Me
Christmas lights are a highlight of the holiday season. Here's where to see the best Christmas lights in states, cities and towns across the USA.
Where to See Christmas Lights Near Me
You don’t have to go all the way to the North Pole to get into the holiday spirit! Taking a family drive to see holiday lights displays is a favorite holiday tradition for families across the United States.
But where to see the best holiday light shows? Is it enough to see the magic of lights displayed by the homeowner next door, Griswold style? Or do the kiddos need to meet Santa Claus, sign holiday songs and sip some hot chocolate while wandering around a winter wonderland filled with light tunnels, twinkling snowflakes, a Christmas village, snowmen and Christmas trees?
This page rounds up the best Christmas light displays across the country. There are stay-in-your-car-and-be-warm drive-thru Christmas light show extravaganzas; the county fairgrounds decorated with with one million LED lights, animated displays and a mega tree festooned with twinkling lights; and the many festival of lights events set to holiday music played through your car radio.
TravelingMom Tip: If you have a sunroof, open it and let the kids stand up to see the drive-thru light displays as you drive 5mph through the magical display.
Holiday Lights Near Me
Here you’ll get listings of holiday events, links to the Christmas display details online or on a Facebook page and advice for making the most of the fun things you can do there — from singing Christmas carols to making s’mores to ice skating on a pop-up skating rink.
This holiday season, make some hot cocoa, pack up the gingerbread cookies and candy canes and charge up the phone to be ready for all of those great photo ops.
‘Tis the holiday season! Cue the Christmas music and make a visit to your local Christmas lights display a key part of the holiday fun in your family.
TravelingMom Tip: Weekdays are best if you want to avoid long lines and close quarters. The busiest days of Christmas displays are going to be the opening night for the tree lighting ceremony, Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.