The holidays are a special time of year. It’s filled with food, presents, loved ones, and, of course, Arizona Christmas lights! While many visitors to Arizona might not immediately expect us to have such a stunning display of holiday cheer, they would be pleasantly surprised. Check out a few of the best Christmas light displays in Arizona to indulge in this holiday season.

Looking for other ways to get into the Christmas spirit? Check out our article about one magical Christmas train ride in Arizona that you and your children won’t soon forget.

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What is the largest Christmas lights display in Arizona?

For anyone looking to explore Arizona during the holiday season, we have the ultimate experience to offer. One of the options for the largest Christmas lights display in Arizona happens to be located in North Phoenix. The Illumination Symphony of Light is the largest animated display of drive-thru Christmas lights in Arizona, but also in the world. The drive is around a mile long and featured millions of synchronized lights all twinkling to the best holiday music. Also, if you’re looking for one of the largest free holiday light displays in Arizona, check out Glendale Glitters, starting Thanksgiving weekend every year.

What is there to do at Christmas in Arizona?

Wondering what are the things to do at Christmas in Arizona to really elevate the holiday? Don’t worry — there are so many exciting events and activities that your holiday calendar will be filled to the brim. A few of the most exciting things to do at Christmas in Arizona include ice skating in Patriots Square, Zoo Lights at the Phoenix Zoo, exploring the Grand Canyon, the Red Rock Fantasy of Lights, or the Las Noches De Las Luminarias at the Desert Botanical Garden.

What are the best Christmas towns in Arizona?

While you’re in Arizona for the holidays, why not explore some of the best Christmas towns in the state? Arizona has quite a few towns that get all decked out for the holiday season. A few of the favorites include Lake Havasu City, Flagstaff, Glendale, Mesa, Phoenix, Tucson, and Prescott. Each of these towns is wildly different from one another, but offer up something special during the holidays.

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