Christmas light displays in Jacksonville, Florida.

Christmas Lights in Jacksonville

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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.

Christmas Light Displays in Jacksonville

Jax Illuminations

Located on the grounds of the Morocco Shrine Center in Jacksonville, Jax Illuminations is centrally located here in town. Whether you’re coming form the beach or downtown, it’s just a short drive to enjoy a drive through light show at holiday time. Although Jax Illuminations can accommodate all types of cars and trucks, they don’t allow vehicles over seven feet tall, so plan accordingly.

Dates:
November 19, 2020 – January 2, 2021
Sunday – Thursday 6pm-9:30pm
Friday – Saturday 6pm-10:30pm
Admission Costs:
Sunday – Thursday: cars, trucks, minivans $20.00
Friday – Saturday: cars, trucks, minivans $25.00
(7 passenger max, $2 per person over 7 people)
Use the code: JBMoms (case sensitive) for $2 off when you purchase your tickets online
Address:
Morocco Shrine Auditorium
3800 St. Johns Bluff Rd. South
Jacksonville, FL 32224

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 28, 2020 – January 1, 2021
Admission Cost:
Free
Address:
Blackhawk Bluff Subdivision
Use this address for directions:
1435 Blackhawk Trail East
Jacksonville, FL 32225

Downtown Jacksonville Dazzle Light Display

Downtown offices of the Jacksonville Children’s Chorus will be illuminated with a holiday light display synchronized to recorded songs of the season broadcast on 94.5 FM.

Dates:
November 23, 2020 – January 1, 2021
5:30-9:30pm
Admission Cost:
Free
Address:
225 E. Duval Street
Jacksonville, Florida

Jacksonville Zoo Lights Christmas Lights

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 17-20
December 26-31
January 1-3
6pm-9pm
Admission Costs:
Zoo Members: $10.00
Non-Members: $15.00
Children 2 & Under: Free
Address:
370 Zoo Parkway
Jacksonville, FL 32218

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:
Atlantic Beach Christmas will not be putting up lights due to COVID this year. Check back in 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 28, 2020 – January 1, 2021
6pm-10pm
Admission Cost:
Free
Address:
1252 Tumbleweed Drive
Orange Park, Florida 32065

Smith's Lights on Rue Jacksonville Christmas Lights

Smith’s Lights on Rue

 Located at a private home, this is a free walk-through light display put on for the community. 

Dates:
December 1, 2020 – January 1, 2021
Admission Cost:
Free
Address:
4930 Rue Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32258

St. Augustine Night of Lights Jacksonville, Florida

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 14, 2020 – January 31, 2021
Lights on at 5:30pm daily.
Admission Costs:
Free
Address:
74 King Street
St. Augustine

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 1, 2020 – January 1, 2021
Admission Cost:
Free
Address:
10580 Crystal Springs Road
Jacksonville, Florida 32221

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, 2020 – December 31, 2020
Admission Cost:
Free
Address:
Backwind Drive
Jacksonville, Florida 32258

Deck the Chairs Christmas Lights in Jacksonville Beach, Florida

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 21, 2020 – January 1, 2021
5pm-1am
Admission Cost:
Free
Address:
Seawalk Pavilion
75 1st St North
Jacksonville Beach

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:
December 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020
Admission Cost:
Free
Address:
1877 Penzance Parkway
Middleburg, Florida 32068

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.

Dates:
November 28, 2020 – January 2, 2021
Thursday – Sunday
Admission Cost:
$20 per car/truck/van (up to 7 passengers) with unlimited laps through with your ticket purchase each night.
Address:
5995 Brough Rd
Elkton, Florida 32033

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:
To Be Announced

Christmas Boat Parades in Jacksonville, Florida

Lighted Boat Parades in Jacksonville

Downtown Jacksonville Light Boat Parade – November 28th at 6:00pm

Palm Valley Lighted Boat Parade – December 5th at 6:00pm

Christmas on Julington Creek – December 5th at 7:00pm

Whitey’s Fish Camp Boat Parade – December 12th at 6:30pm

St. Augustine Regatta of Lights – December 12th at 6:00pm

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