Your Guide to Holiday Light Displays in Indiana

Winter is supposed to be the darkest time of the year, but with all the holiday light displays throughout the Hoosier State, you won't be missing the sun too much. You’ll definitely get into the spirit of the season when you check out this year’s holiday light displays IN Indiana

Follow along from north to south as these Holiday light displays bring joy to your world! Note that some are on weekends only, so check the official event information before you go.


Spend the Holidays in Shipshewana

The home to the 3rd largest Amish community, Shipshewana takes the holidays seriously. With lots of holiday festivals, lights, and Christmas spirit, it is a great trip to go on this Winter.

Holiday Lights IN Northern Indiana

Franke Park is turned into a spectacular winter wonderland at this drive-through event in Fort Wayne. With over 110 larger-than-life displays and 270,000 LED lights, as well as an interactive experience in the Pond Pavilion, the experience is better than ever!

The largest, free, drive-through light exhibit in the Midwest. Nearly 30 acres of decorations, 40 displays, 2 miles of extension cords, and millions of bulbs will be found. Lights will be on every evening!

More than a million lights will be wrapped around trees and in free-standing displays at Potawatomi Zoo! Santa will be in the Red Barn every night from 6-8 pm. Timed tickets are required to be purchased online. No in-person ticket sales. Photo by @christiecolpaert on Instagram.

A ½-mile Promenade Pathway will transport you to a magical setting of lights, sound, and beauty. Featuring professional light displays accentuating the natural beauty of Wellfield, the Pathway is aglow with color and texture, framing the Garden spaces as you’ve never seen them before!

A mile and half-long drive-through with more than 2 million lights creating a symphony of colorful light scenes. When you arrive, tune your radio to the Christmas music broadcast and soak in the Christmas spirit!

Holiday Lights IN Central Indiana

Christmas at the Zoo has been voted in the top five of USA Today’s 10 Best Zoo Lights for three years in a row! Even more, lights are being added this year to fill the Zoo with a warm glow. Plus, the wintertime animals add to the atmosphere of holiday magic.

Homes and businesses all throughout Mooresville are decked out in the most amazing Christmas decorations. Take a tour through town and see them all! You can vote for your favorite Christmas light display online.

This year, the Circle of Lights event that traditionally fills Monument Circle will be a special made-for-TV-only event. Instead of congregating Downtown, the show will be viewed exclusively on WTHR Channel 13 on November 27th at 7 pm. However, sightseers will be able to take in this brilliant…

Conner Prairie's new hit holiday festival, A Merry Prairie Holiday, is returning for its second season, where glittering lights, thoughtful storytellers, and warm fires transport you from your day-to-day into the stories of yesterday and the traditions of tomorrow. Advanced tickets are required.

The Friends of Mounds State Park is excited to announce the third annual drive-through light display event in the campgrounds to help support programs and projects within Mounds State Park.

Kelsay Farms invites people to stroll through their farms for a magical holiday experience. Bring your cameras for larger-than-life decorations. Relax amongst the lights and the trees while sipping your hot cocoa by a warm campfire. Also, enjoy their live Nativity. This attraction is open from 6 to…

Walk along the Mississinewa Riverwalk or enjoy the nearly 2.5 million lights from inside your car! Viewing nearly a hundred-holiday displays is hard work, so take a break before you leave by visiting Walkway of Lights Gift Shoppe in Matter Park. Season passes are only $5 per car!

Experience the wonder of over a million and a half lights glittering on one-hundred-year-old trees during a stroll of the historic garden. Old favorites return, including Landscape of Light dancing to the Nutcracker with the historic Lilly House as the backdrop. New this year, Huckleberry Funk’s…

Winterland Holiday Light Show in Ellis Park in Danville, Indiana, showcasing hundreds of thousands of lights in hundreds of displays to celebrate the holiday season. New this year, a 30-foot Christmas tree with lights synchronized to your favorite Christmas music. This show is a partnership between…

Holiday Lights IN Southern Indiana

Downtown Bloomington is illuminated with the Canopy of Lights on the Courthouse Square! No traditional festivities are happening in the square this year, but you can still view the beautiful scenery.

Each year, Charlestown is lit up with Christmas lights and cheer, and they know how to rock Christmas. Several parks and the city square are transformed into winter wonderlands by the Christmas lights and decorations placed everywhere.

The gated community of Christmas Lake Village invites you to drive through nine miles of festive light displays! Awards will be given for Judges' Favorite, Kids' Favorite, Reason for the Season, and Best Lights. Sponsored by Key Associates. Admission is free; cash donations accepted and will benefit…

The beautiful Historic Square in Corydon will once again brighten the night with the holiday spirit! The initial lighting will take place on Facebook, but afterward, you can take a stroll downtown and enjoy the displays any evening during the holiday season.

Follow the Shining Story of Rudolph on storyboards and brilliant light displays! Located inside Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort, this custom drive-through outdoor light show is one of the largest in North America. Admission is $15 per vehicle.

Madison is all lit up for the holiday season! Choose one of three ways to guide you to all the points of interest in this magical driving tour experience. From Main Street, the Historic Broadway Fountain, Festival of Trees, the Riverfront, Hanover Tinsel Twinkle Trail to all the businesses and…

Garvin Park will be filled with more than 70 beautiful light displays, and Tri-State residents are invited to drive the 1-mile park route from Thanksgiving to New Year's Day. Colorful animation gives the illusion of movement to many displays! Tickets are available at the gate or in advance online.

A one-and-a-half-mile-long drive-through light display in Southern Indiana! This unique experience starts with a 200-foot tunnel. Follow through to the beautiful covered bridge and trees wrapped in lights, animated horses, and so much more.