Holiday Lights and Displays

This page lists places to see holiday lights and displays in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.
Kids Charlotte: Holiday Lights and Displays - Fun 4 Charlotte Kids
11/14 - 11/24 - Southern Christmas Show 2019

What do you get when you combine an Olde Town filled with charming shops, festive music, smiling fac ...

November 14th - 24th, 2019.
Hours: Sundays, Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00...
Range: $24 - $4
The Park Expo and Conference Center 800 Briar Creek Road, Charlotte, NC, 28205
11/22 - 01/04- Zootastic Park's Christmas Wonderland of Lights

Drive through reindeer forest, the Christmas Wonderland of Lights, watch the light show dance to mus ...

November 21st to January 1st, 2018.
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m./ Friday & Saturday ...
Admission is only $8 a person for everyone 2 and older.
385 Ostwalt Amity Rd, Troutman, NC, 28115
11/22 - 01/05 - Speedway Christmas at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Speedway Christmas has returned to Charlotte Motor Speedway, and it’s bigger and better than ever! ...

Nov 22nd -Jan 5th, 2019.
Hours: Open Thursday-Sunday and all Christmas week, except for...
VILLAGE OPEN: Thursday-Sunday Nights Thursday & Sunda...
5555 Concord Pkwy S, Concord, NC, 28027
11/22 11th Annual Tree Lighting Celebration at Piedmont Town Center

Our annual tree lighting celebration has returned for its 11th year at Piedmont Town Center, and we ...

November 22nd, 2019.
Hours: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4725 Piedmont Row Dr, Charlotte, NC, 28210
11/22 2019 Tree Lighting and Fireworks at Concord

The weekend before Thanksgiving, thousands of attendees will fill Downtown and kick off the 2019 hol ...

November 22nd, 2019.
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
City of Concord, Concord, NC
11/22 Christmas Tree Lighting at Town of Weddington

Mark your calendars for the Annual Tree Lighting- Hot Chocolate, Cookies and Pictures with Santa!

Nov 22nd, 2019.
Hours: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Town of Weddington 1924 Weddington Rd, Weddington, NC, 28104
11/22-01/04 Winter Lights at the NC Arboretum

Experience Asheville’s BRIGHTEST holiday tradition at Winter Lights at The North Carolina Arboretum. ...

November 22nd, 2019 – January 4th, 2020.
Hours: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Nightly
Age: All ages.
100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville, 28806
11/23 2019 Tree Lighting & Santa Arrival at Blakeney Shopping Centers

Usher in the holiday season at Blakeney Shopping Center this November. Blakeney is kicking off the f ...

Nov 23rd, 2019.
Hours: 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Blakeney Shopping Centers 9839 Rea Rd, Charlotte, NC, 28277
11/23 Annual Tree Lighting and Celebration of Lights at City of Kannapolis Village Park

It’s time to welcome the jolly one himself outside the mall main entrance near H&M! Celebrate Santa’ ...

Nov 23rd, 2019.
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
City of Kannapolis Village Park 700 W C St, Kannapolis, NC, 28081
11/23 Holiday Magic at Rea Farms

Holiday Magic returns to Rea Farms on Nov. 23 and everyone's invited! Join us for an evening of fami ...

November 23rd, 2019.
Hours: 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Free to attend.
Sandy Rock Pl, Charlotte, NC, 28277
11/23- Holiday Fun at Stowe Dairy Farms

Bring your family and spend time on the farm away from the rush of the holiday season. Enjoy our C ...

November 23rd, 2019.
Hours: Weekdays 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m/ Every Saturday: 9:00 a....
169 Stowe Dairy Rd, Gastonia, NC, 28052
11/23-12/30 Winterland Express & Celebration of Lights at City of Kannapolis Village Park

The Winterland Express train runs every evening from November 23rd – December 30th (closed Christmas ...

Nov 23rd-Dec 30th, 2019. (Closed on Dec 24th and 25th).
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Admission to the park and viewing of the lights is free...
City of Kannapolis Village Park 700 W C St, Kannapolis, NC, 28081
11/25 Ringing in the Holidays at RedStone

Kick of the holiday season at RedStone! Tons of fun activities including balloon artists, face paint ...

November 25th, 2019.
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
RedStone Red Stone Drive, Indian Land, SC, 29707
11/26 - Carolina Panthers Annual Tree Lighting

The Carolina Panthers’ sixth annual Tree Lighting, presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors, will be h ...

Tuesday, November 26
Hours: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Bank of America Stadium, on the corner of Mint Street and Graham Street, Charlotte, NC, 28226
11/29-01/05  Holidays at the Garden 2019

Delight in a stroll through the shimmering Mile of a Million Lights this holiday season! Along your ...

Nov. 29th-Jan 5th, 2019. (Dec 25th)
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
6500 S New Hope Rd, Belmont, NC, 28012
11/29-12/23 A Millstone Creek Christmas Hayride

Take your family on the Christmas Adventure of a lifetime at our Millstone Creek Christmas Hayride. ...

Nov 29th, 30th, Dec 14th, 21st, 22nd and 23rd, 2019.
Hours: November 29th & 30th: 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m./ December 7th...
Age: All ages.
Millstone Creek Orchards, 506 Parks Crossrds Church Rd, Ramseur, NC, 27316
11/29-12/28 Toys, Games and Trains exhibit at Kings Mountain Historical Museum

This annual exhibit fills the Museum with model train displays assembled by local “S” Gaugers, as we ...

November 29th - December 28th, 2019.
Hours: Tuesdays through Saturdays. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Free admission.
100 East Mountain Street, Kings Mountain, NC
11/29-12/31 Holiday Light Show & Christmas in Downtown Mooresville 2019

Kicking off November 29, 2019! The annually awesome Holiday Light Spectacular features 150,000 ligh ...

Light Show: Nov 29th-Dec 31st/ Christmas in Downtown: D...
Town Hall - 413 N. Main Street, Mooresville, NC
11/30 8th Annual Light Up Cornelius

Join us for our 8th annual tree lighting, Light Up Cornelius, on Saturday, November 30, from 4:00 p. ...

Nov 30th, 2019.
Hours: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Department of Parks, Arts, Recreation and Culture, Town of Cornelius, NC
11/30 South End Tree Lighting

Following South End Small Business Saturday, join us for the annual South End holiday tree lighting. ...

Nov 30th, 2019.
Hours: 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Atherton Mill 2104 South Blvd., Charlotte, NC, 28203
12/-01 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Town of Stanley

Join us on Main Street for the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Services will begin at 5:00 ...

Dec 1st, 2019.
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Town of Stanley 416 Highway 27 S (PO BOX 279), Stanley, NC, 28164
12/01 Christmas in the City at Rotary Centennial Pavilion (Gastonia)

Kick off the Christmas season with the City of Gastonia on December 1! We will be hosting Christmas ...

Dec 1st, 2019.
Hours: 4:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Rotary Centennial Pavilion 111 N South St,, Gastonia, 28052
12/01 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Ballantyne Hotel

Join us in the lobby at 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm on December 1 for the annual tree lighting featuring strol ...

Dec 1st, 2019.
Hours: 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy, Charlotte, NC
12/02 Christmas Tree Lighting at City of Belmont

Join us in front of City Hall for our annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony. After the festivities ...

Dec 2nd, 2019.
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
City of Belmont-Government 115 N Main St, Belmont, NC, 28012
12/03 -  Uptown Tree Lighting

Uptown Charlotte comes to life with holiday spirit at the annual Uptown Tree Lighting. The celebrati ...

December 3
Hours: 5:30 pm
Charlotte Center City, Charlotte, NC, 28202
12/03 McCrorey YMCA Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Join us for the McCrorey Family YMCA's Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! All are welcome.

Dec 3rd, 2019.
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
McCrorey YMCA 3801 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte, NC, 28216
12/04 Gateway Village Annual Tree Lighting

Santa Claus will be visiting Gateway Village for their Annual Tree Lighting. There will be some snac ...

Dec 4th, 2019.
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Gateway Village YMCA 900 W Trade St, Suite 100, Charlotte, NC, 28202
12/05 & 12/12 Winter Wondeland Holiday Light Show at Phillips Place

Winter Wonderland Holiday Light Show at Phillips Place in South Park Presented by Tyler 2 Constructi ...

Dec 5th, and 12th 2019.
Hours: Dec 5th: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m./ Dec 12th: 5:30 p.m.-8:3...
Phillips Place Ct, Charlotte, NC, 28210
12/05-12/07 -  Christmas in Davidson

Kick off the holiday season at the Annual Christmas in Davidson festival. Horse-Drawn Carriages, str ...

Dec 5th-7th, 2019.
Hours: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Town of Davidson, Davidson, NC
12/07 Holiday Festival of Lights 2019 at Town of Waxhaw

Waxhaw's Christmas festivities officially kick-off during the Holiday Festival of Lights Ceremony h ...

Dec 7th, 2019.
Hours: 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Town of Waxhaw, Waxhaw, NC
12/07 Hometown Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration at Town Green Park/ Matthews

A traditional small-town holiday celebration. An afternoon filled with holiday crafts, activities, e ...

Dec 7th, 2019.
Hours: 3:00 p.m.
Town Green Park 232 Matthews Station Street, Matthews, NC, 28105
12/08 and 12/21 SEA of Lights at SEA LIFE Aquarium (Charlotte / Concord)

It's the return of Sea of Lights at SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord Aquarium! SEA LIFE is lit up with Hol ...

Dec 8th and Dec 21st, 2019.
Hours: Dec 8th: 12:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. and Dec 21st: 10:00 a.m.-...
SEA LIFE Aquarium (Charlotte / Concord) 8111 Concord Mills Blvd, Concord, NC, 28027
12/08 NoDa Christmas Tree Lighting at the Johnston YMCA

Our Annual Tree Lighting in partnership with NoDa Church will be held on our front lawn on Sunday, D ...

Dec 8th, 2019.
Hours: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Johnston YMCA 3025 N Davidson St, Charlotte, NC, 28205
12/14 Light Up Lowell Festival & Christmas Parade

2pm - Vendors, music, food, kid’s activities, and lots of Christmas cheer! Sponsored by the Lowell ...

Dec 14th, 2019.
Hours: 2:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
City of Lowell, Lowell, NC