The Magical Kentucky Christmas Tree That Comes Alive With A Million Colorful Lights

Although many of us are already in the holiday spirit around Kentucky, most still consider the day after Thanksgiving to be the official start to the season. If you live in or around Louisville, then chances are you’ve celebrated this day with a trip to Light Up Louisville. This festive event is a fun-filled day of activities, culminating with a magical Christmas tree that comes alive with a million colorful lights. It’s a beautiful sight to see and a gathering that’s likely the largest of its kind in our state.

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Light Up Louisville is a festive event that welcomes in the holiday season with the lighting of the biggest Christmas tree in Kentucky. Do you head to this event each year? Which annual holiday event in Kentucky is your favorite? We’d love to hear about them in the comments!

For more information on Light Up Louisville, visit its website here.

And for more towns in Kentucky that are magical at Christmas time, check out our previous article here.