Best Places for Holiday Lights in Loudoun County and Fairfax County

Holiday Lights in Loudoun County

Check Out This Year's Displays of Holiday Lights

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Holiday light displays are one of our favorite ways to celebrate the season. Check out our lists of the best places to take in some twinkle lights in Loudoun County and Fairfax County. 

LOUDOUN COUNTY

Check out this extensive map with lots of light displays in Loudoun- Loudoun Light's Map

Franklin Park Winter Lights Walk, Purcellville, Dec 7 – Dec 23, 2023

There is a winter light display in the backyard of Franklin Park Arts Center featuring giant lollipops, candy canes, butterflies, and gingerbread houses. Take some hot cocoa with you and bundle up.

Open nightly from 6-8pm

Lighted Nights at Claude Moore Park, Sterling, Dec 10 – Dec 23, 2023

Stop by to check out the holiday light displays at Claude Moore Park and take a festive night stroll down Vestals Gap Rd and into the historic district to enjoy the all the many decorations.

Open nightly from 5-7pm

Lighting of The Vines, Bluemont, Nov 24 – Jan 1, 2024

You will see a surreal sight if you drive west on Route 7 toward Bluemont any Thursday through Sunday during this holiday season. The slopes of the Blue Ridge are blanketed in a golden glow of lights. While they can be seen from miles away, the best place to enjoy them is at the winery tasting room, the Stables event venue or the property’s Harvest Room & Kitchen restaurant up the hill.

Open Thursday- Sunday from 5-7pm

PRIVATE HOMES:

704 Seaton Court SE, Leesburg

This award-winning light display might make you squint from the brightness! Donations are being collected for the Unified Pride. Get the latest updates via Instagram @seaton_christmaslights.

Lights will be on nightly from 5-10pm

The Christmas House at The Lakes at Red Rocks- 18399 Rim Rock Circle, Leesburg

Lights will be on nightly from sunset- midnight

Lucy's Land of Lights- 43034 Tippman Place, South Riding

Lucy's Land of Lights is up and running. Take in this animated display and tune your car radio into 96.5 FM and enjoy. Don't forget to bring canned goods for their drive. 

Lights will be on nightly from 5-10pm

7 Brookfield Circle, Sterling

Feast your eyes and ears on this animated light and music show featuring 9 Christmas songs. Be sure to tune your car radio into 87.9 FM.

Lights will be on nightly from 6-10pm

Holtz Family Lights- 44282 Misty Creek Place, Ashburn

Over 45 songs are synced to a fully animated light show. You can also choose your song via online jukebox. Tune your car radio into 90.5 FM as well as outdoor speaker. There is also a lighted wing selfie station and a Santa mailbox that plays a special video when a letter is deposited (if a return address is noted Santa will reply).

Lights will be on from 5:30-10pm (11pm on Fridays and Saturdays)

42580 Blue Copper Way, Ashburn, Nov 24 – Dec 31, 2023

There is certainly no shortage of lights at this impressive display! Donations are being collected for Journey 4 A Cure.

Lights will be on from 5-midnight

21322 Thimbleweed Court, Ashburn

Two houses get in on the fun at this light and music show featuring 10,000 lights. Tune your car radio to 94.1 FM.

Lights will be on nightly from 6-9pm (10pm on weekends)

41033 Blue Larkspur Court, Stone Ridge

This yard is packed with a light party!

Lights will be on nightly from 5:30-10:30pm (11pm on weekends)

417 Gatepost Court, Purcellville

The minions have taken over this yard to spread holiday cheer! Get the latest info here.  

FAIRFAX COUNTY

Check out this extensive map with lots of light displays in Fairfax- Fairfax Light's Map

Winter Lantern Festival, Tysons, Nov 24 – Feb 18, 2024

For the second year in a row, the DC Winter Lantern Festival will illuminate Lerner Square in Tysons with over 10,000 beautiful Chinese lanterns. The walk-through light show is a great photo opportunity and is fun for all ages.

Open from 5-10pm, Friday through Sunday and daily during Christmas week 

Meadowlark Gardens Winter Walk of Lights, Vienna, Nov 11 – Jan 8, 2024
Meadowlark Gardens Winter Walk of Lights- Vienna, Nov 11 – Jan 8, 2024

Every winter, The Meadowlark Botanical Gardens in Vienna are transformed into a festive wonderland. After enjoying half a mile of impressive holiday light displays, warm up by the fire pit with s'mores and hot cocoa.

You must buy tickets online to see the show. Your timed ticket ensures that you'll have parking and are guaranteed entry.

Open from 5-10pm, nightly including Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day

Bull Run Festival of Lights, Centreville, Nov 10 – Jan 7, 2024

Want to enjoy a light display from the warmth of your car? Turn off your headlights and follow the glow through Bull Run Regional Park's 2.5 miles of holiday lights. Buy your tickets online in advance for discounts! Get more info here.

Open from 5:30-9:30pm Mon-Thurs and 5:30-10pm Fri-Sun, including Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

Ice & Lights-The Winter Village at Cameron Run, Alexandria, Nov 17 – Jan 1, 2024

At Ice & Lights, enjoy an outdoor family experience viewing unique light displays, taking family pictures with the light displays, enjoying a hot beverage, and snack, and skating on the ice rink. Buy your tickets online in advance

Open from 5-10pm, nightly including Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day

PRIVATE HOMES:

6410 Glenbard Road, Burke, Dec 7 – Jan 5, 2024

Check out all this year’s theme of Jurassic Park as well as the sea creatures and Yoda from previous years. Lights will be on from 5-9pm (10pm on Fridays and Saturdays)

10203 Lawyers Road, Vienna, Nov 20 – Jan 6, 2024

This zoo of holiday lights features about 100 light creatures! Lights will be on from 5:15-11:15pm (off for rain)

Farmer's Christmas House- 2507 Fairview Drive, Alexandria, Dec 16-26 (no lights on the 20th)

This house has ALL THE LIGHTS and is sure to leave you gasping in wonder. Get the latest info here. Lights will be on from 5-10pm (11pm on Fridays and Saturdays)

3912 Lincolnshire Street, Annandale, Dec 2 – Jan 1, 2024

Every bit of this yard is packed with lights so get ready to be in a festive spirit! Lights will be on from 4:45-10pm (10:30pm on Fridays and Saturdays)

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Discussion

#1 By Josh Shields at 12/20/2022 5:50 AM

Come see the Purcellville Minions holiday display!

#2 By The Spear Realty Group at 12/20/2022 1:43 PM

Thanks, Josh! We will add it to our list.

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