2019 Best Neighborhood Christmas Lights Around Atlanta
These families and neighborhood holiday light displays do it big in Atlanta. See bright, sparkling lights, listen to holiday music and donate to worthy causes while enjoying family time.
For more than 25 years, this family has been decorating their home to the extreme. Different sections of the yard include snowflake lane, Santa’s workshop, a working ferris wheel, a Disney section, cut-outs for pictures and more. Don’t forget to look in the backyard for an ocean-themed display! In 2012, they began collecting donations for Make-a-Wish Georgia and continue this tradition. Santa sits in the sleigh for photos every weekend in December: Sat. 8-9 p.m. and Sun. 7-9 p.m.
When: Through Dec. 31. Nightly 6-11 p.m.
Where: 1833 Smokerise Summit, Stone Mountain
Large drive by Christmas light display in Duluth. Walk through display available with free reservations through Eventbrite. Free events every Saturday night including a scavenger hunt, a write a letter to Santa area, hot chocolate and cookies. This year, they are canned food donations for First Baptist Duluth and children’s books for BB Harris Elementary School.
When: Through Dec. 28. Nightly 6-10 p.m.
Where: 2929 Mockingbird Cir., Duluth
Animated display with thousands of lights coordinated to Christmas music as part of this two house display with the use of more than 450 channels of computer animation. Light arches, giant stars and tons of trees fill the yards. This year, they are collecting donations for Paulding Public Safety Appreciation, Inc.
When: Through Dec. 31. Mon.-Fri. 6-10 p.m. and Sat. and Sun. 6-11 p.m.
Where: 224 Oliver Overlook, Dallas
For over 20 years, the Gaddy family has hosted a drive-thru Christmas display with light tunnels and blow-up Christmas decor. They collect donations for Toys for Tots and The March of Dimes.
When: Through Jan. 1. Nightly 6-10 p.m.
Where: 898 Sandy Creek Rd., Fayetteville
Over 50,000 LED lights choreographed to 13+ songs from holiday favorites, including “Frozen,” “Polar Express,” “Peanuts” and more. Tune your radio to 101.3 and view the show from the comfort of your car. Donations are accepted in the Christmas Mailbox to benefit the Children’s Burn Foundation.
When: Through Jan. 1. Sun.-Thur. 6-9 p.m. and Fri. and Sat. 6-10 p.m.
Where: 2008 Palladium Drive, Kennesaw
Over 70K Commercial LED Christmas Light Show with a new interactive display. Weather permitting, they’ll give away free hot chocolate and cookies on Sat. nights from 6-8 p.m. All donations go to The Lupus Foundation of America, Georgia Chapter.
When: Through Dec. 31. Sun.- Thurs. 6-10 p.m. and Fri. and Sat. 6-11 p.m.
Where: 3699 Autumn Drive, Acworth
The 13,000 lights are synced to music on 91.7 FM. They even let you control some of the lights on your phone while you’re watching the show.
When: Check the website for dates and updates.
Where: 3690 Vinward Way, Lawrenceville.