2019 Best Holiday Lights and Tree Displays Near Atlanta

See the brightest and most beautiful holiday Christmas lights in Atlanta and beyond.

Looking for more holiday family fun? Find more holiday events to enjoy this season. Explore a neighborhood near you with our list of neighborhood light displays.

Light Displays:

The Winter Wonderland Train at Pine Mountain Gold Museum

Meet Rudolph, the Winter Queen, Santa, Mrs. Claus and more before embarking on a train ride to see almost a mile of lights and decorations. Dec. 4-21.

Country Christmas Nights at The Rock Ranch

Hop aboard the Christmas Express Train featuring a snowflake tunnel and a dancing Christmas lights show. Dec. 6-8, 13-15 and 20-22.

Holiday Lights of Hope at Hobgood Park

Walk-through light and animated displays, visit with Santa and more. Dec. 7-23.

Mountain Country Christmas In Lights at Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds

Enjoy caroling, arts and crafts, food, lights, decorations and entertainment throughout the event. Through Dec. 28.

Christmas Light Extravaganza at Warbington Farms

Experience a synchronized light show at the pavilion, stroll through the Barnyard aglow with hundreds of lights, then enjoy a hayride to the Field of Lights. Through Dec. 29.

A Country Christmas at Pettit Creek Farms

Take a drive or hayride through lights, take photos with Santa and his reindeer, experience a live nativity and more. Through Dec. 30.

Lights of Life at Life University

Drive through tons of holiday lights on display around the campus. Through Dec. 31.

Fantasy in Lights at Callaway Gardens

Drive through more than 8 million twinkling lights and a garden decorated for the season. Through Jan. 4.

Enchanted Garden of Lights at Rock City

Guests can walk through four themed areas of holiday lights and activities, including Yule Town and North Pole Village. Through Jan. 4.

Stone Mountain Christmas Lights at Stone Mountain Park

Enjoy holiday magic with evenings full of festive music, dazzling lights, The Polar Express 4-D Experience, the Enchanted Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and visits from your favorite holiday characters. Through Jan. 5.

Magical Nights of Lights at Lanier Islands

Drive through lighted displays such as the North Pole Express, Wizard of Oz and The 12 Days of Christmas. Through Jan. 5.

The Chinese Lantern Festival at Centennial Olympic Park

View more than 25 handcrafted lanterns of land and sea animals as part of the themed “INTO THE WILD.” Part of the International Winter Wonderland. Through Jan. 5.

View more than one million LED lights and dozens of Christmas trees, visit with Santa Claus and ride the park’s popular attractions. Through Jan. 5.

Garden Lights, Holiday Nights at Atlanta Botanical Garden

Countless bulbs light up the garden with Nature’s Wonders, Orchestral Orbs, Radiant Rainforest and Model Trains. Through Jan. 11.

Tree Lighting Events:

Vinings Jubilee Christmas Tree Lighting in Vinings Jubilee

Cookie and ornament decorating, train rides, pictures with Santa, face painting and tree lighting. Dec. 5.

Lighting of the Christmas Tree in Marietta Square

Musical performances by local school choruses, tree lighting, arrival of Santa, and a festival of trees. Dec. 5.

Sparkle! Christmas Tree Lighting in Norcross

Tree lighting in Thrasher Park, with live entertainment, Santa’s arrival, hot chocolate and treats. Dec. 6.

Deck the Hall in Duluth

See the tree lighting, visit with Santa and enjoy lots of kids’ activities – face painting, inflatables, snow playground and more. Dec. 7.

Past Events:

Lighting of Atlantic Station at Atlantic Station

Holiday lights, parade, Santa visits, kids’ activities and musical entertainment. Nov. 23.

Tree Lighting at The Battery

Live entertainment, meet an Atlanta Braves player, visit from Santa, tree lighting and light show. Nov. 23.

Lilburn Tree Lighting in Lilburn

Tree lighting, entertainment, kids’ crafts and more. Nov. 23.

The Lighting of Avalon in Avalon

Christmas tree lighting, opening of Avalon on Ice and the arrival of Santa Claus. Nov. 24.

Macy’s Great Tree Lighting at Lenox Square Mall

Lighting of the Great Tree, concerts and fireworks show set to holiday music. Nov. 24.

Light Up Dunwoody at Cheek Spruill Farm House

Meet Santa, enjoy treats and watch the lighting of the tree and menorah. Nov. 24.

Lighting of the Great Tree at Gwinnett Historic Courthouse

Entertainment, food vendors, photos with Santa and kids’ activities. Nov. 28.

Tree Lighting at Nash Farm Park

Families can take holiday pictures with Disney’s Olaf, Elsa and Anna, enjoy caroling, hot cocoa and a s’mores station, ice skating and more. Dec. 1.

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