7 Drive-Thru Christmas light displays around Dayton
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7 Drive-Thru Christmas light displays around Dayton

7 Drive-Thru Christmas light displays around Dayton

Christmas 2020 - Gather your family and take a covid-safe drive to enjoy Christmas lights – from the safety and comfort of your own car!

7 Drive-Thru Christmas light displays around Dayton

Festive Drive-Thru Christmas Lights near Dayton

Although 2020 has seen many of our favorite holiday events canceled, one tradition at least has been saved.  With a choice of covid-safe drive-thrus, you can still enjoy Christmas light displays while social distancing from the safety and comfort of your own car.  And let's face it, Christmas just wouldn't be complete without a trip to see a holiday light show! Here is a list of Christmas lights that you can drive to – and through – around Dayton.

Photo above: Whispering Christmas

  • Downtown DaytonHoliday Lights on Main 
    Take a scenic drive down Main Street in downtown Dayton for a new holiday light show synchronized to holiday music! Free!
  • Troy: Holiday Lights at Lost Creek Reserve 
    Open weekends thru December 27, this 1.25-mile long drive-thru display is filled with illuminated landscapes and over 60 light displays. $10/car.
  • XeniaParkLights at Caesar Ford Park
    Drive through a winter wonderland with over 110 LED light displays - open the entire month of December.  Free!
  • MiddletownLight up Middletown 
    Enter through the tunnel of lights to enjoy a sparkling fantasyland!  Open every night through New Year’s Eve. Donations requested.
  • EatonWhispering Christmas 
    Now in its 34th season, this drive-thru lights display has than 2 million Christmas lights, open every night through New Year’s Eve. Donations requested.
  • Morrow: The Christmas Ranch 
    "The Gift of Lights" at the Christmas Ranch is offering a drive-thru experience for the first time this year - open through Dec 23, $15/car.
  • SharonvilleHoliday in Lights at Sharon Woods 
    Experience over a mile of outdoor holiday-themed displays nightly through Jan 2. $15/car.

Bonus! Don't miss the drive-through Christmas Eve Luminaries at David's Cemetery, December 24 beginning at 5pm.  Merry Christmas!

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