The Best Christmas Light Displays in Orlando

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Get into the holiday spirit with a visit to one of these epic Christmas light displays in and around Orlando. There are lighted boat parades, tree lightings, musical light shows and more—all guaranteed to get you into the holiday spirit. Find one near you in our list below!

Tree Lighting, Food Trucks and Santa

Come for the tree lighting and stay for the food trucks, live reindeer, stilt walkers and more.

Date: Dec. 5
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A Merry Winter Garden Light Show

Watch as City Hall is transformed with A Very Merry Light Show using digital mapping and projection.

Date: Dec. 7, 13-14, 20-21
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Winter Park Holiday Boat Parade

Come see a spirited fleet of decorated boats of all types—pontoon, ski, jetski, kayak—as they parade around the perimeter of Lake Virginia to add to the Christmas Spirit in Winter Park.

Date: Dec. 14
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Johanessen Lights

This home was featured on the show The Great Christmas Light Fight and is a local favorite as the Johanessen family goes all out for the holidays.

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photo: Oona Cooperhill

32nd Annual Light up Winter Garden

Welcome the holiday season with live entertainment, vendors, shopping, children's activities and more with street lighting at 6:15 p.m.

Date: Dec. 6
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Light up Baldwin Park

Stroll the festival enjoying the music, artist and vendor booths, Santa photos, food trucks and local businesses. At 7:30 p.m., join us on New Broad Street, to Light Up Baldwin Park.

Date: Dec. 6
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Cranes Roost Holiday Lights

More than 100 spectacular holiday displays featuring over 200,000 lights and a 60-foot tree decorated with 8,000 lights, 2,600 ornaments and over one mile of garland light up the night this holiday season. 

Date: Dec. 7
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Winter Wonderland Spectacular

Head to Celebration Town Center for Christmas lights, Dickens carolers, nightly snowfall and merriment this holiday season.

Dates: Nov. 30-Dec. 31
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—Kate Loweth


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