Christmas light displays in Jacksonville, Florida.

2021 Christmas Lights in Jacksonville

Looking for the best Christmas Lights in Jacksonville? We’ve got over a dozen different spots to see lights and a free printable map! Are you looking for a drive through display, or you want to walk through the lights and experience the magic? Either way, there’s something for everyone in Jacksonville. Don’t forget, there are lots of other great ways to enjoy the holiday season. Be sure to check out our 2021 holiday gift guide, packed with all local gift ideas and if you’re feeling adventurous, consider visiting a Christmas tree farm near Jacksonville where you can cut down your own tree.

The Best Drive Through Christmas Light Displays in Jacksonville

2021 Blackhawk Bluff Neighborhood Lights

The neighborhood of Blackhawk Bluff has one of our favorite holiday light displays in Jacksonville. From Thanksgiving until New Years, you can drive through this quiet neighborhood and experience a completely free Christmas light spectacular.
Dates: November 26, 2021 – January 1, 2022
Admission Cost: Free
Address: Blackhawk Bluff Subdivision, 1435 Blackhawk Trail East, Jacksonville, FL 32225

2021 Arbor Glade Neighborhood Christmas Lights

This is a free drive-through neighborhood light display off of Old St. Augustine Road between 95 and 295.
Dates: December 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021
Admission Cost: Free
Address: Backwind Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32258

2021 Cathedral District Jax

Historic churches lit up, bells ringing, and holiday music is what you’ll experience as you enjoy a self-guided driving tour of the Cathedral District’s historic churches & landmark buildings, illuminated with thousands of lights.
Dates: November 27, 2021 – December 31, 2021
Admission Cost: Free
Address: 325 N. Main Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202

The Best Walk Through Christmas Light Displays in Jacksonville

2021 Beauclerc Christmas Lights

Visitors can walk or drive through over a million lights on an acre of land. This family home is decorated top to bottom with lights and inflatables.
Dates: November 26, 2021 – January 1, 2022
Admission Cost: Free
Address: 3710 Beauclerc Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257

Deck the Chairs Christmas Lights in Jacksonville Beach, Florida

2021 Deck the Chairs

Deck The Chairs in Jacksonville Beach is a local tradition that attracts visitors from all over. From Thanksgiving until New Years, the free holiday light display at the Seawalk Pavilion is a must see.
Dates: November 24, 2021 – January 1, 2022, 5pm-1am
Admission Cost: Free
Address: Seawalk Pavilion, 75 1st St North, Jacksonville Beach, FL

Smith's Lights on Rue Jacksonville Christmas Lights

2021 Smith’s Lights on Rue

Located at a private home, this is a free walk-through light display put on for the community. 
Dates: November 25, 2021 – January 1, 2022
Admission Cost: Free
Address: 4930 Rue Street, Jacksonville, FL 32258

The Best Houses Light Displays in Jacksonville

2021 Joshua’s Christmas Lights

A neighborhood display put on to honor their son Joshua who lost his battle to cancer. Located in Middleburg, there are over 10 houses that put on the display.
Dates: November 26, 2021 – December 31, 2021
Admission Cost: Free
Address: 1877 Penzance Parkway, Middleburg, Florida 32068

2021 Biegun Family Lights

A spectacular display set to music. The light show runs on a loop and has over 6,000 color changing pixels, leaping arches, and inflatables.
Dates: November 26, 2021 – January 1, 2022
Admission Cost: Free
Address: 6905 Simca Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32277

2021 Orange Park Wiz Neighborhood Christmas Lights

A free drive-through neighborhood display in Orange Park. The Wiz Neighborhood Lights boasts over 20,000 lights and holiday music!
Dates: November 27, 2021 – January 1, 2022, 6pm-10pm
Admission Cost: Free
Address: 1252 Tumbleweed Drive, Orange Park, Florida 32065

2021 Atlantic Beach Neighborhood Lights

60,000 lights illuminate a cul-de-sac hidden away in Atlantic Beach. This impressive neighborhood display features inflatables, lights, and holiday music. There is limited parking and maneuverability on this street. As a courtesy, it is strongly recommended that you park on Oceanwalk Drive West and walk the short walk down to the end of the street.
Dates: December 1, 2021 – January 1, 2022
Admission Cost:
Address: 402 Snapping Turtle Court East, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

2021 Christmas on Crystal Springs

Featured on The Great Christmas Light Fight, this display is worth a visit. With over 90,000 lights and thousands of channels of light animation, they light up the street. Sunny, Snowy and Winter, their robotic snow family host the show. 
Dates: December 8, 2021 – January 1, 2022
Admission Cost: Free
Address: 10580 Crystal Springs Road, Jacksonville, FL 32221

2021 Rathbone Drive Lights

Lights set to music with an area where you can get out and walk through. They have bubbles on popular nights and you can drop a letter to Santa in the mailbox.
Dates: December 1, 2021 – January 1, 2022
Admission Cost: Free
Address: 4826 Rathbone Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32257

The Best Paid Christmas Light Displays in Jacksonville

Jacksonville Zoo Lights Christmas Lights

2021 Jacksonville ZOOLights

While you might think visiting the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens in the evening would be about the same as during the day, we’re here to tell you it’s a totally different experience. With glowing light displays, holiday music, and twinkling trees, the zoo on a holiday evening is simply magical.
Dates: December 10-12, 17-19, 22-24 & 26
Admission Cost: Zoo Members: $15.00, Non-Members: $25.00, Children 2 & Under: Free
Address: 370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL 32218

2021 Dazzling Nights at Jacksonville Arboretum

We love the Jacksonville Arboretum, and new for the 2021 holiday season is a walk through light experience, Dazzling Nights. Stroll through a 3/4 mile light sure that’s sure to dazzle your senses.
Dates: November 19, 2021 – January 9, 2022
Admission Cost: $22 per person weekdays, $25 per person weekends
Address: 1445 Millcoe Road, Jacksonville, FL 32225

The Best Christmas Light Displays Near Jacksonville

2021 Stephen Foster State Park

A paid light display at Stephen Foster State Park. Enjoy hot cocoa, popcorn, marshmallow roasting, bonfire, craft activities, snow flurries, train display, gift shop, music in the Tower and Santa!
Dates: December 10, 2021 – December 23, 2021
Admission Cost: To Be Announced
Address: 11016 Lillian Saunders Dr White Springs, FL 32096

St. Augustine Night of Lights Jacksonville, Florida

2021 Nights of Lights in St. Augustine

Nights of Lights St. Augustine is commonly hailed as one of the top holiday light displays in the world. We’re not sure if that’s true, we’re here to tell you, it really does live up to the hype. Millions of white lights line the streets and trees throughout downtown St. Augustine making it a magical wonderland to stroll through.
Dates: November 20, 2021 – January 31, 2022
Admission Costs: Free
Address: 74 King Street, St. Augustine, FL

2021 Sykes Family Farms Elkton’s Bright Nights

A 3/4 mile drive through light show just outside of Jacksonville. For a small fee you can drive through the lights multiple times. Be sure to check the schedule, because they even have a few visits from Santa throughout the season. Elkton’s Bright Nights is only open on Fridays and Saturdays.
Dates: November 26, 2021 – December 18, 2021
Admission Cost: $15 per person, children under 2 are free.
Address: 5995 Brough Rd, Elkton, Florida 32033

2021 Jax Illuminations

Jax Illuminations is CLOSED for 2021 but will reopen at a new location in 2022.

Christmas Boat Parades in Jacksonville, Florida

2021 Lighted Boat Parades in Jacksonville

2021 Downtown Jacksonville Light Boat Parade – November 27th at 6:00pm

2021 Palm Valley Lighted Boat Parade – December 4th at 6:00pm

2021 Christmas on Julington Creek – December 4th at 7:00pm

2021 St. Augustine Regatta of Lights – December 11th at 6:00pm


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The Best Christmas Light Displays in Jacksonville, Florida

Christmas Light Displays in Jacksonville, Florida

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  5. These are all great! There is also another great Suessical-type display with a tune-to-radio show on the northside at 12263 Rouen Cove Dr.. Jax 32226

  6. Animated Christmas Lights.
    Our Christmas light display is ready!
    Enjoy the dancing lights at 4826 Rathbone Drive 32257 (Brierwood)
    First house on the right off Craven.
    The lights will be on from 6pm to 11pm.
    Tune into station 90.3 FM.
    There are 9 songs and the full show is approximately 30 minutes.

    New this year is a walk through display on the side yard off Latimer. On popular nights, bubbles and the snow machines will periodically run.

    Children can place a note in the Santa’s Letter mailbox and we will ensure it is delivered to the North Pole…remember to include a return address!

    We hope you enjoy! The Jones Family ❄☃️🎅🤶

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  8. This Christmas holiday light display is on 3001 Shady Drive. The outside is decorated with giant puppets and the driveway has rings of lights like a endless tunnel.

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