11 More Christmas Light Displays In Ohio That Are Positively Enchanting
By April Dray|Updated on October 17, 2022(Originally published October 12, 2022)
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
Here in Ohio, we can’t get enough of the holidays. So if you’re wondering where to find the best Christmas lights in Ohio, you’ve come to the right place! There’s just something about piling into the car with the family to go through a drive-thru light display or get out and walk through a winter wonderland of Christmas lights with a steaming cup of hot chocolate in your hands. All throughout Ohio, you’ll find some really impressive holiday light displays. The following are some of the best Christmas light displays in Ohio that are positively enchanting during the holiday season!
Have you been to any of these displays this year? What other displays would you add to our list of the best Christmas lights in Ohio? Sound off on all things holidays in the Buckeye State in the comments below!
We're all about superlatives during the holiday season here in Ohio; where, in addition to the above list of best Christmas lights, you'll discover some truly BIG and brilliant, jaw-dropping displays, too! For starters, there's the Christmas Ranch. This popular family fun attraction features a million dancing Christmas lights synchronized to holiday music, Christmas shops, pictures with Santa, wagon and train rides, and hot food and drinks. It is open from the third weekend of November until December 23. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium's Wildlights is also a popular destination for families during the holiday season. Typically running the third weekend of November until early January, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is a magical winter wonderland. In Hamilton, Ohio, Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park transforms into a winter wonderland from the third weekend of November until early January. Journey Borealis will feature over one million lights and holiday art installations and is unlike anything you've ever seen! Of course, The Legendary Lights of Clifton Mill is a fan-favorite and an amazing holiday lights display that's known all across the country! You'll find the lights running from Thanksgiving through New Year's Eve.