Holiday Lights

This page lists places to see holiday lights, and festivals of light in the Jacksonville, Florida area.
Kids Jacksonville: Holiday Lights - Fun 4 First Coast Kids
11/16 - 01/07: WinterFEST at Adventure Landing

Shipwreck Island Waterpark has been transformed once again into a cozy Alpine experience, providing an ideal setting to gather and celebrate with fami ...

November 16, 2018 - January 7, 2019
Hours: Check the Winterfest website for the complete Operating...
Area: Beaches/Mayport
1944 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32250
11/16 - 12/30: Jax Illuminations 6th Annual Drive Thru Holiday Light Show

**MENTION FUN4FIRSTCOASTKIDS.COM FOR $2 OFF ENTRY!!** Bring the family together for this fun Jacksonville Tradition. Load up the family and tune y ...

November 16 – December 30, 2018
Hours: 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Area: St. Johns Town Center
3800 St Johns Bluff Rd. S., Jacksonville, FL, 32224
11/16: Surf Illumination

Bring the whole family out for an evening of fun and holiday cheer in beautiful Saint Augustine Beach. The beach has holiday lights and a Christmas tr ...

November 16, 2018
Hours: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach, FL
11/17 - 02/03: St. Augustine Nights of Lights

The 25th Annual Nights of Lights dazzles the city as some three million lights adorn every corner of the historic district for two months. This awa ...

November 17, 2018 To February 3, 2019
Hours: Evenings
Downtown St. Augustine, FL, St. Augustine, FL
11/18 - 01/05: Ripley’s Red Train Nights of Lights

Ripley’s Big Red Christmas Train takes you on a magical trip through St. Augustine’s beautiful historic district Nights of Lights celebration. Rated o ...

November 18, 2018 - January 5, 2019
Hours: Sunday-Thursday, 6:00pm-8:00pm; Friday & Saturday 6:00-...
170 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL, 32084
11/18 - 01/31: Holly Jolly Holiday Trolley

Experience St. Augustine’s 25th Annual Nights of Lights with St. Augustine’s Famous Nights of Lights Trolley Tour. Guests of all ages will delight as ...

November 18, 2018 - January 31, 2019
Hours: Continuous departures nightly from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Adults:$13.99 Children 3-12: $5.99 Children under 3 are...
11/21: Amelia Island Community Tree Lighting

Enjoy the kickoff to the holiday season with thousands of sparkling lights, music and refreshments at the annual Amelia Island Christmas Tree Lighting ...

November 21, 2018
Hours: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
4750 Amelia Island Parkway, Amelia Island, Florida, 32034
11/23 - 01/01: Deck the Chairs Create Joy Light Show

Deck The Chairs is an annual lighted sculptural exhibit using the iconic red chairs of The American Red Cross Life Saving Corps. Free and open to the ...

Area: Beaches/Mayport
Seawalk Pavilion, 75 North 1st St., Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
11/23 - 12/31: Jacksonville Children's Chorus Downtown Dazzle

The Jacksonville Children's Chorus (JCC) is proud to present its fourth annual downtown holiday celebration by illuminating the outside of its downtow ...

November 23 - December 31, 2018
Hours: 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
225 E. Duval Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
11/23: 10th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Rockaway Gardens

Join us for the official start to the Christmas season at the Beaches! Our 10th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will be Friday, November 23rd from 6:00P ...

November 23, 2018
Hours: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Area: Beaches/Mayport
510 Shetter Ave., Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
11/23: Annual Christmas on the River Tree Lighting Ceremony

The Jacksonville Landing presents the 32nd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 23 at 7:00 p.m. Kickoff the holiday season a ...

November 23, 2018
Hours: 7:00pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
2 W. Independent Drive, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
11/23: Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort Holiday Lights Celebration

Kick off the holiday season at our Holiday Lights Celebration from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Join us for festive culinary creations, holiday crafts, elf traini ...

November 23, 2018
Hours: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
39 Beach Lagoon Rd, Amelia City, FL, 32034
11/23: TPC Sawgrass Christmas Tree Lighting

Celebrate the holidays at TPC Sawgrass! Enjoy Christmas carols and hot cocoa in this fun complimentary family event. Tree Lighting will be at 6:30 ...

November 23, 2018
Hours: 6:30pm
Area: Ponte Vedra Beach
110 Championship Way, Ponte Vedra, FL, 32082
11/24: Community First Jacksonville Light Boat Parade and Fireworks

A Jacksonville holiday tradition is making its return to Thanksgiving weekend. The City of Jacksonville is excited to announce the Jacksonville Light ...

November 24, 2018
Hours: 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
2 Independent Drive, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
11/24: Jekyll Island Tree Lighting

Ring in the holidays with the lighting of the great tree in Jekyll Island’s Historic District. Celebrate this holly jolly event with the whole family. ...

November 24, 2018
Hours: 2:00pm - 8:00pm
Event is free & open to the public
100 James Rd., Jekyll Island, GA, 31527
11/25 - 01/01: Deck the Chairs Jax Beach

Deck The Chairs is an annual lighted sculptural exhibit using the iconic red chairs of The American Red Cross Life Saving Corps. Free and open to the ...

November 25 - January 1, 2018
Hours: Noon - 6pm for fun zone, lights after dark
Area: Beaches/Mayport
Latham Plaza, Downtown Jacksonville Beach, Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
12/01 - 12/31: Jekyll Island Holidays in History

Once a year, the cottages of the historic district get dressed in their finest holiday decorations just for you. Enjoy a 90-minute tram tour when Jeky ...

November 25 - December 31, 2017 (Excluding Christmas Ev...
Hours: 11:00am, 1:00pm, and 3:00pm
Adults $16; Children 7-17 $7; Children 6 & under free
100 Stable Rd., Jekyll Island, GA, 31527
12/01: Atlantic Beach Christmas Holiday Celebration & Tree Lighting

Beaches Town Center, City of Atlantic Beach and City of Neptune Beach sponsor this free holiday event held at Beaches Town Center starting at 2pm. Joi ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 2:00pm - 8:00pm
Area: Beaches/Mayport
12/01: Julington Creek Holiday Light Parade

The Holiday Season is right around the corner. If you are a boater, that means light parades! The Julington Creek Prop Club will present the 2018 vers ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 7:00pm
Julington Creek
12/01: Rotary Club of Bartram Trail Holiday Tree Lighting

Community Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration sponsored by The Bartram Trail Rotary Club. Includes local School Chorus, Ballet, Holiday Vendor Market, B ...

December 1, 2018
Hours: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
25 State Road 13, Jacksonville, FL, 32259
12/05 - 12/08: Outdoor Singing Christmas Tree at The Church at Argyle

The Argyle Christmas tradition returns! 24th Edition of the Outdoor Singing Christmas Tree. Wednesday-Saturday, 8pm nightly Join with us for Christma ...

December 5 - 8, 2018
Hours: 8:00pm Nightly
Area: Orange Park/Westside
6823 Argyle Forest Blvd, Jacksonville, FL, 32244
12/05: Holiday at St. James

Celebrate the holidays at the Holiday at St. James Celebration and Tree Lighting. The free event will feature live entertainment, holiday treats and m ...

December 5, 2018
Hours: 4:00pm - 6:45pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
117 W. Duval St., Jacksonville, FL, 32202
12/05: St. Augustine Lighthouse Luminary Night

Luminary Night at the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum is a family-friendly tradition during St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights celebration. O ...

December 5, 2018
Hours: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
81 Lighthouse Avenue, St. Augustine, FL, 32080
12/06: Jacksonville Zoo Gardens ZOOLights Illumination

Help us illuminate ZOOLights 2018 at a one-night VIP event! Enjoy cocktails, dinner, entertainment, and an exclusive preview of ZOOLights just for our ...

December 6, 2018
Hours: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Adults $35 Children $20 Children 2 and under free
Area: Northside/Airport
370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, 32218
12/07 - 01/05: Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens ZOOLights

Celebrate the holiday season and create a family tradition admiring the sparkling lights and brilliant hues at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens’ Seven ...

December 7-9 & December 14 - January 6, 2019
Hours: Sunday - Thursday: 6:00 - 9:30pm Friday & Saturday: 6...
$10/Non-Members; $8/Members
Area: Northside/Airport
370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, 32218
12/23: Riverside Luminaria

Luminaria is one of Riverside and Avondale’s premier celebrations. The event was established by local volunteers as a way for neighbors to commemorate ...

December 23, 2018
Hours: 6:00pm
Area: Riverside/Ortega
Riverside, Jacksonville, FL
Arbor Glade Christmas Light Extravaganza

Check out Arbor Glade Subdivision this holiday season. This neighborhood is full of houses that are beautifully lit. You won't want to miss it. Locat ...

Starts the Saturday after Thanksgiving through Holiday ...
Area: Southside/Mandarin
Christmas on Crystal Springs

Christmas On Crystal Springs is an animated Christmas light display located in Jacksonville Florida. It is dedicated to celebrating an often neglecte ...

Hours: Sunday - Thursday - 6:30pm to 10:00pm Friday - Saturday...
Area: Orange Park/Westside
10580 Crystal Springs Rd., Jacksonville, FL
Girvin Road in the Blackhawk Bluff Subdivision

Enjoy a dazzling display of Christmas lights in the Blackhawk Bluff Subdivision off Girvin Road on both sides of the road. Residents have been adding ...

During the Holidays
Hours: After dark
Area: East Arlington
Girvin Road and Blackhawk Bluff Subdivision, Jacksonville, FL
Joshua's Christmas Lights

Here's our story: In 2008, our sons, Steven and Joshua, proceded to tell me that my flashing, egg-shaped LED lights were cheesy and we needed light ...

1877 Penzance Parkway, MIddleburg, FL, 32068
Kuhn Flowers Annual Holiday Display

It is a Jacksonville tradition to visit the Kuhn Flowers Annual Christmas Display. With lights, Santas and candy canes, it is sure to get your family ...

Holiday Season
Area: Southside/Mandarin
3802 Beach Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL, 32207
Light Nights at Chick-fil-A Wells Road

Join us at Chick-fil-A Wells Road for our inaugural showing of the 2018 LIGHT NIGHTS –– We will transform our store into a holiday spectacle for the e ...

November and December
Hours: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Area: Orange Park/Westside
1925 Wells Rd., Orange Park, FL, 32073