Virginia’s Oldest Drive-Through Lights Show, Celebration In Lights, Is A Magical Wintertime Event
There are some holiday traditions in Virginia that have stood the test of time. Celebration in Lights is one of them, and if you’ve yet to experience this magical drive-through, you’ll want to plan your visit this season. Hosted by the Newport News Parks Division, it’s the oldest drive-through lights show in the entire state. You’ll look forward to admiring more than one million lights, 350 display pieces, and three miles of rope lighting. Here’s more about this magical wintertime event you’ll want to enjoy with the whole family.
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Curious to learn more about Celebration in Lights? You can visit the official website by clicking here. Have you attended this magical drive-through Christmas display before? If so, we’d love to hear all about your visit!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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