Missouri November 24, 2016
The Christmas Lights Road Trip Through Missouri That’s Nothing Short Of Magical
Much like listening to only one Christmas song, visiting only one Christmas lights display is just never enough during the holiday season. This family road trip will put you in the holiday spirit and leave you in awe.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:
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Crown Center Mayor's Christmas Lighting - Kansas City
This Christmas display takes place right in the heart of the city. On November 25th, a ceremony is held where you can watch the Mayor turn on the Christmas tree lights.
Kansas City, MO 64108
Jackson County Christmas In The Park
Longview Lake tends to be a favorite path for cyclists. So it would be no surprise that the city would include bicycles in its Christmas lights display.
Longview Lake Campgrounds
1499 SW County Park Road
Lee's Summit, MO 65064
Festival of Lights - Chillicothe
This light display was recommended by one of our readers and upon more research, it's no wonder why! Part of this display includes Santa flying an airplane, which you won't find in the other light displays.
Chillicothe, MO 64601
Latchford Christmas Lights - Callao
Putting on an amazing Christmas light show isn't just for the professionals. The Lathford home in Callao annually decorates their property with fantastic light fixtures that are so bright, you can see them from the highway.
Winter Wonderland At Tilles Park - St. Louis
This magical winter wonderland is open to vehicle traffic and carriage rides Sunday thru Friday from 5:30pm – 9:30pm and goes until New Year's Day
9551 Litzinger Road
St. Louis, MO 63124
Wild Lights - St. Louis
What's even better than seeing all the animals at the Saint Louis Zoo? Walking through brilliant Christmas lights throughout the park to visit each exhibit. Wild Lights is a must see when you're passing through St. Louis.
1 Government Dr.
St. Louis, MO 63110
Santa's Magical Kingdom - Eureka
This magical kingdom is open from November 18th-January 8th and features train and wagon rides through its multicolor spectacular. Don't forget to get a photo with Santa while you're there.
5300 Fox Creek Road
Eureka, Missouri 63069
Enchanted Village of Lights - Laurie
Located at the Laurie Fairgrounds, Enchanted Village of Lights is one of the largest drive-through holiday light parks in Mid-Missouri.
269 Fairgrounds Drive
Laurie, MO 65037
Bagwell Lights - Springfield
Another local Missouri family took holiday decor to the next level! Check out Bagwell Lights in residential Springfield which might remind you of the competing neighbors in the movie, "Deck The Halls."
2008 E Cambridge St.
Old Christmas Time - Branson
Old Christmas Time in Silver Dollar City is known as one of the best light displays in the country! And lucky for us, it's located right in Branson.
399 Silver Dollar City Pkwy
Branson, MO 65616
What a wonderful way to celebrate the holidays!
Address: 1 Government Dr. St. Louis, MO 63110 Address: 399 Silver Dollar City Pkwy Branson, MO 65616 Address: 2008 E Cambridge St. Springfield, Missouri