Holiday Lights

This page lists places to see holiday lights, and festivals of light in the Tampa, Florida area.
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11/10-12/31 Symphony in Lights at Shops at Wiregrass

The Shops at Wiregrass invites you to the 10th Anniversary Symphony in Lights Holiday extravaganza! Join us for the tree lighting celebration and Sant ...

November 10-December 31st
Hours: Shows nightly on the hour 6-9pm through December 31st.
Free
Area: New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
28211 Paseo Drive, Wesley Chapel, Florida, 33543
11/16-1/5 Winter Village at Curtis Hixon Park

Opening Night 11/16- Celebrate the holiday season in Downtown Tampa at the Winter Village at Curtis Hixon Park. Located along the Tampa Riverwalk, Cu ...

November 16 – January 5
Hours: See website for hours
Winter Village is free to attend. Additional cost for s...
Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown/Hyde Park/Beach Park)
600 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, Florida, 33602
11/17 Enchanted Tree Lighting at Hyde Park Village

Hyde Park Village invites the community to take part in the Enchanted Tree Lighting benefiting the Ronald McDonald House. A free, family-friendly even ...

11/17
Hours: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Free to attend
Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown/Hyde Park/Beach Park)
1602 W. Snow Ave., Tampa, Florida, 33606
11/17-12/31 Christmas Town at Busch Gardens

THE FAMILY TRADITION RETURNS WITH MORE CHEER THAN EVER AND NEW MEMORIES EVERY NIGHT Every night from Nov. 17 - Dec. 31, celebrate the holidays with S ...

Select dates Nov. 17 - Dec. 31
See website for ticket costs.
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
10165 N McKinley Drive, Tampa, Florida, 33612
11/17-12/31 SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration

SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration is where holiday memories are made, with festive shopping, delicious food, and stunning live shows inspired by the na ...

Join us on select dates, 11/17 - Dec. 31.
Hours: daily
Included in park admission.
7007 Sea World Dr, Orlando, Florida, 32821
11/22-12/29 Wonderland of Lights and Santas Village

Tampa's Wonderland of Lights & Santa’s Village is the premier Tampa-area holiday theme park, located at the Hillsborough County Fairgrounds in Brandon ...

11/22-12/29
Hours: See Website
ONLY $20 per vehicle- through November 21! ONLY $25 - ...
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
215 Sydney Washer Road, Dover, Florida, 33527
11/23-01/03 Oakdale Christmas House

Features approximately half a million lights. This amazing light display covers half an acre, with many of the lights computerized to music and flashi ...

Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, through Tues., Janu...
Hours: 6 pm - 10 pm
FREE to the public
2719 Oakdale Street S., St. Petersburg, Florida
11/23-12/24 2018 Christmas Lane

Christmas Lane is a Christmas wonderland! We are housed in the Charlie Grimes Building at the Florida Strawberry Festival and have grown a lot over ou ...

November 23, 2018
Hours: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tickets are $5 for ages 13 and up, $3 for ages 12 to 4,...
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
2508 W. Oak Ave, Plant City, Florida, 33563
11/23-12/30 Holiday Lights in the Gardens at Florida Botanical Gardens

Join us for a Pinellas County holiday tradition where our Gardens light up with 1 million+ brilliant LED lights to delight all ages. New in 2018 is ou ...

November 23- December 30
Hours: 5:30pm to 9:30pm
Suggested donation of $5.00 per person 13 and over.
12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo, Florida, 33774
11/24 - 12/23 Nights of Shimmering Lights

Christmas Lights Our winter event features a ¼-mile walking trail through the shimming lights dancing to music. Walk at your own pace and stop as oft ...

Nov 14 - 12/23
Hours: Open Thursday to Sunday weekly Closed Monday to Wednesd...
$6 per person, ages 3 and under are free
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
2302 N. Dover Road, Dover, Florida, 33527
11/28 Centro Ybor Tree Lighting Ceremony

Celebrate the Holiday Season in Ybor City at the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, presented by Ashley Global Retail. On Wednesday, November 28th, Ybor C ...

Wednesday, November 28th
Hours: Starts at 6:00-9:00 pm
Free to attend
Area: East Tampa (Temple Terrace/Brandon)
Centro Ybor 1600 E 8th Ave, Tampa, Florida, 33605
11/30 Tampa's Tree Lighting Ceremony

Attend Tampa's annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on the first Friday in December in beautiful Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. Th ...

November 30th
Hours: 6:00pm
Free
Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown/Hyde Park/Beach Park)
600 North Ashley Drive, Tampa, Florida, 33602
111/30-12/30 River of Lights

Hop on the Pirate Water Taxi for Tampa’s most unique holiday celebration. View festive decorations, lighted bridges and other surprises along the Hill ...

Nov 30 – December 30
Hours: -Departure Times: 6:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm, 10:00...
Adult: $28.00 + tax Child (ages 4-12): $18.00 + tax
Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown/Hyde Park/Beach Park)
Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, Florida, 33602
12/08 Zephryhills Festival of Lights and Christmas Parade

The Main Street Zephyrhills Christmas Parade is the main feature of the Festival of Lights event, a fun-filled day & night for the whole family. There ...

12/8
Hours: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Area: New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
38434 5th Ave, Zephryhills, FL
12/1-12/31 Legoland Christmas Bricktacular

Our annual holiday celebration, returns to deck the halls with a 30-foot-tall Christmas tree made of thousands of LEGO® and DUPLO® bricks, festive dec ...

On December 1,2,8,9,15,16,22-31
Hours: Park hours
See website for ticket prices.
One LEGOLAND Way, Winter Haven, Florida, 33884
12/1-12/31 The Lights of Lake Park Estate

The Lights of Lake Park has raised over $780,000 donated Since 1993. This Community Holiday Lighting Event is a volunteer project dedicated to Suncoas ...

December 1st through December 31st
Hours: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Free but donations appreciated.
102nd Ave & 109 Ave N, Seminole, FL, 33777
12/22 Tampa Lighted Boat Parade Dinner Cruis

Enjoy a 2.5-hour cruise, reserved table, buffet dinner and excellent water views of the annual Downtown Tampa Holiday Lighted Boat Parade (weather per ...

December22
Hours: Boards: 5:00PM, Cruise: 5:30PM-8:00PM
Adult : $99.95 per person, plus $2 marine fee & tax Chi...
Area: South Tampa (Includes Downtown/Hyde Park/Beach Park)
603 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL, 33602
12/3 Gulfport's Holiday Tree Lighting

Bundle up for an evening of festive music by the Gulfport Recreation division. Mayor and Council Welcome Music and Song Light Refreshments Sing-a- ...

12/3
Hours: Starts at 7:00 pm
Free
Clymer Park - Gulfport Boulevard South and Beach Boulevard South, Gulfport, Florida, 33707
12/8 - Avalon Aglow

Join the fun and start a tradition with your family! Holiday Event featuring pictures with Santa and a real SNOW slide provided by Beazer Homes, vendo ...

Santa: Photos
Saturday, December 8th
Hours: 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Free
Area: New Tampa (Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills)
5227 Autumn Ridge Drive, Wesley Chapel, Florida, 33545
12/8-12/24 Town 'N Country Chick-fil-A Holiday Lights

From two blocks away, nighttime motorists can see a hazy aura of green, red and white emanating low into the sky. As they approach, they see the sourc ...

See website for Concert days and times.
Area: West Tampa (Westchase/Town and Country/Citrus Park)
6299 W Waters Ave, Tampa, Florida, 33634