15 Fascinating Destinations To See Christmas Lights in Kentucky & Indiana
If you are a fan of Christmas lights we've mapped out 15 fascinating destinations in Kentucky and Indiana that you do not want to miss and they're within driving distance!
OWENSBORO LIGHT LOCATIONS
Christmas At Panther Creek Park
Take the family to enjoy over 700,000 lights and more than 50 displays as you drive through Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, for the annual outdoor family-lighted holiday displays. The lights will be on display from November 27-January 2.
Take a half-mile stroll in the park while watching dancing trees, and thousands of lights, and listening to Holiday music. The City of Owensboro Maintenance Department takes much pride in decorating the park for the Holidays. They also decorate Smothers Park on the riverfront. The lights will be up through January 2.
Everyone is welcome to stop by the Neihaus home to take photos and make memories or even take a video. Carter Hoagland would love for you to drive or stroll by and check it out. They live at 2451 Hillbrooke Parkway in Owensboro.
Carter is a local college student who is totally into the spirit of the holiday season and loves decorating. He goes out of his way to create magic for the community.
KENTUCKY LIGHT LOCATIONS
The Festival of Lights is going on now and will run through the second week in January for the Holiday Season and it's totally free. The festival of lights starts every evening from 4-10 p.m.
Southern Lights is in Lexington. Enjoy an amazing drive-thru display of lights on the 3-mile adventure at Keenland Race Track. Families can even take a pony ride and take a walk through Animal Land. Lots of Race Horse Lights!
Right outside of Bowling Green in Scottsville, Ky. It's a two-part experience where you and the family can drive through the Christmas lights and then go meet live reindeer. There are even costume characters including The Grinch located at 48 Locketts Dream Scottsville KY 42164.
Bring the family for an unforgettable evening of festive lights, live music/shows, holiday dining, gift shopping, and more at the life-size Noah’s Ark during this free Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Christmas event!
5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on select days from November 25 through December 30
INDIANA LIGHT LOCATIONS
Drive the 1.2-mile track of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer in LED in Santa Claus, Indiana. The Santa Claus Land of Lights is the only light show in North America that tells a story in lights and storyboards. At 1.2 miles long, it is also one of the largest holiday light shows in North America.
Experience the Twilight Drive Thru & Light Show in your personal vehicle. You will view our animals in a unique evening setting in the animal safari, and then view the light show at dark.
Winter Show dates of operation: Nov. 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26, Dec. 2, 3, 9, 10, daily Dec. 16 through 23, and daily Dec. 26 through 31.