Baltimore December 05, 2017
7 Christmas Light Displays Around Baltimore That Are Pure Magic
If you’re awed by Christmas lights, be sure to check out these 7 displays around the Baltimore area this holiday season. We included spots that are within an hour drive of the city, so if you’re willing to drive, you can witness even more splendor. Check ’em out, and enjoy.
1. Miracle on 34th Street
We of course have to start with Baltimore's famous Miracle on 34th Street, found in the Hampden neighborhood. This entire block of historic rowhomes goes all out with Christmas lights and unique sculptures. It's an annual must-see.
Address: Address: W 34th St, Baltimore, MD 21211
2. Symphony of Lights at Merriweather
The grounds of Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia transform into a twinkling light display each year. The animated light displays are vibrant and full of whimsy. Cost is $20 per vehicle Sunday to Friday, and $25 on Saturdays. Check it out now through January 1st.
Address: 10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia, MD
3. Lights on the Bay
This drive-through display also runs now through January 1st, with a cost of $15 per car (and more for larger vehicles). The route winds through Sandy Point State Park, making for a magical night, indeed.
Address: 1100 E College Pkwy Annapolis, MD 21409
4. Winter Lights at Seneca Creek State Park
Now through December 31st, you can see this vibrant drive-through display located at Seneca Creek State Park. Cost is $12 Monday through Thursday, and $15 Friday to Sunday (additional fees for larger vehicles).
Address: 11950 Clopper Road
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878
5. Garden of Lights at Brookside Gardens
Brookside Gardens is gorgeous year-round, and it somehow becomes even more so during the holiday season. This walk-though light display is enchanting as can be, with storybook characters and magnificent creatures. Cost is $25 per car Sunday to Thursday and $30 per vehicle Fridays and Saturdays.
Address: 1800 Glenallan Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20902
6. Festival of Lights at Watkins Regional Park
With over one million glittering lights, this display is impressive. Cost for this drive-through event is $10 per car or van, and more for larger vehicles. You can visit now through January 1st.
Address: 301 Watkins Park Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
7. DC Temple Lights
You can see this magical scene now through December 31st. Explore the twinkling grounds, followed by a holiday concert. What a memorable December night!
Address: 9900 Stoneybrook Drive
Kensington, Maryland 20895
Do you have an annual go-to spot for Christmas lights around Baltimore? Let us know below and have a happy holiday 🙂