Due to recent increases in COVID-19 cases throughout the Commonwealth, newly updated health and safety guidelines may affect local businesses/events. We advise you to confirm directly with businesses/events prior to visiting.

NEPA Forecast mist 34°F

Menu

Winter , Holiday & Seasonal , Leisure, Shopping & Fun

NEPA’s Festive Holiday Lights Displays 2020

Please Note: Due to recent increases in COVID-19 cases throughout the Commonwealth, newly updated health and safety guidelines may affect local events. We advise you to confirm directly with event organizers prior to attending.

Light Up Your Holidays at These Dazzling Lights Displays Throughout NEPA

 

Hop in the car and head out in search of the region’s most awe-inspiring holiday displays.

Homes on every street light up with thousands of meticulously-placed bulbs. Some dazzle with pure white, twinkling icicles dangling from the eves. Others catch your eye with vivid multi-color lights strewn throughout the ornamental shrubbery. Snoopy, Woodstock and even a few Minions have made their way onto porch roofs. And, of course, some still celebrate old school style with vintage, plastic blow molds of snowmen, candles and carolers.

 

 

All over NEPA, you’ll find a radiant light show around every corner.

December welcomes a special kind of quiet, and a clarity that allows the heart to swell with nostalgia. In the distance, a neighbor’s musical display quietly chimes Let it Snow. The tune carries effortlessly through the still, cold night. Somewhere in your mind, the smell of cookies baking in warm ovens lingers. And, if you listen long enough, you can even hear the sound of scissors gliding through wrapping paper.

Yes, the senses know Christmas, and they’re giving you a hint. Load up that car, throw some candy canes in your pocket, fill a thermos with hot chocolate and crank up them Christmas songs.

We’re going cruising for NEPA’s best Christmas lights displays.

Check Out NEPA’s Out-Of-This-World Christmas Lights Displays:

  • Peckville Christmas House Lights Display

    Peckville, PA — Daily Through January 7

    Brothers illuminate Peckville with their dueling Christmas lights displays. See it from the car or park and walk through on the lighted trail.

    Learn More >

  • Christmas Light House

    Scranton, PA — Daily Through January 1

    Stroll through this winter wonderland on Scranton’s South Side. Marvel at window scenes, Christmas trees, the Peanuts Gang and so much more.

    Learn More >

  • Parente's Christmas Lights Display

    Pittston Twp., PA — Daily Through January 1

    Between 25 and 30 thousand lights make up this dazzling Pittston Twp. display. Tune your car radio to 90.3 FM and be amazed as the lights twinkle along to the famous sounds of the season.

    Learn More >

  • Belvin Family Christmas Lights Display

    East Stroudsburg, PA — Daily Through January 1

    Over 100,000 lights synchronized to classic Christmas music make this a must-see holiday show. The spectacular show is free of charge, but the family does accept donations toward the United Way of Monroe County.

    Learn More >

  • Christmas Light Walk

    Shawnee On the Delaware, PA – Daily Through December 28

    Stroll along the Delaware River at the iconic Shawnee Inn during this stunning holiday light walk. Stop in the Yuletide Pavilion and the “Pop-Up” to go bar for refreshments, snacks and cozy fires.

    Learn More >

  • Festival of Lights

    Tunkhannock, PA — Daily Through December 31

    The Festival of Lights at Stone Hedge Golf Course in Tunkhannock is nothing short of Christmas magic. This massive drive-through light display is about 2.5 miles long. Snap some pictures in the photo op area or warm up at the socially distanced s’mores pits.

    Learn More >

  • Holiday Lights Spectacular at Nay Aug Park

    Scranton, PA — Daily Through January 7

    Enjoy stunning light displays at this festive holiday tradition in Scranton. Drive through a true holiday wonderland of twinkling lights and moving displays.

    Learn More > 

  • Tall Pines Forest of Lights

    Friendsville, PA — Daily Through December 31

    Pack up the car and drive through this mile-long holiday lights extravaganza at the Tall Pines Players Club in Friendsville. The light trail leads to Santa’s Workshop, an open fire, s’mores and snacks.

    Learn More >

  • Berwick's Annual Christmas Boulevard

    Berwick, PA — Daily Through December 31

    Enjoy a spectacular Christmas tradition that spans over 70 years at this festive celebration on Market Street in Berwick. Take in the holiday lights, trees, winter scenes and more.

    Learn More >

  • 2nd Annual Light Up Campus at Marywood University

    Scranton, PA — Daily through January 10

    Gather up the kids and take a drive through Marywood University’s Christmas display. Tune in to the college’s radio station at 91.7 for non-stop holiday tunes. This event is free and open to the public.

    Learn More >

  • Joy Through the Grove

    Elysburg, PA — Daily through January 3

    Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg is flipping the switch on their first-ever drive-through Christmas light display. Over 400 light-up pieces will turn the park and campground into a winter wonderland.

    Learn More >

Related Articles & Stories

View All Winter

Find Your Next NEPA Adventure

View All Things to Do