The Best Twinkling Lights this Holiday Season

The Best Twinkling Lights this Holiday Season

Christmas lights 2023

December 1, 2023

Embark on a luminous journey as we dive into the enchanting world of holiday lights! We’re unwrapping the magic that transforms our streets and homes into dazzling spectacles of festive cheer. From twinkling displays to radiant neighborhoods, join us in exploring the illuminating traditions around Middle Tennessee that make this season truly special.

Dancing Lights in Lebanon: Experience the holiday magic at The Dancing Lights of Christmas from November 10 to December 31, 2023! The cost is $30 per family vehicle; this festive spectacle is open every day, rain or shine. Operating Sunday to Thursday from 5–10 pm and extending hours to 5–11 pm on Fridays and Saturdays, the event ensures a dazzling display of lights for all to enjoy. Purchase tickets online for a contactless experience or pay at the show entrance with cash or major credit cards. Note that weekends, especially Saturdays, are busy, so plan accordingly for a memorable and enchanting holiday outing.

Festival of Lights Franklin: Explore FrankTown Festival of Lights, running from November 17 to December 31 at the Williamson County Ag Expo Center. Join us from 5:00 to 9:00 pm for a festive drive-thru light display featuring over 200 synchronized lights. Every Wednesday from 5–6:30 pm, enjoy a delightful, illuminated stroll, capture moments by the Christmas tree, and savor s’mores by the cozy fire. Bring family, friends, and furry companions for this enchanting holiday experience.

Cannonsburg in Murfreesboro: Cannonsburgh Village’s Drive-Through Christmas Lights event has free admission on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from December 1-17, 5–8 pm. Load up the car and enjoy a festive display, creating cozy holiday memories. Donations are accepted. 

Cheekwood: Immerse yourself in the joy of the season at Holiday Lights, running from November 18, 2023, to January 7, 2024, at Cheekwood Estate & Gardens. From 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm, stroll through a one-mile walking path adorned with over one million twinkling lights, creating a jubilant and jolly holiday tradition. Enjoy s’mores, seasonal libations, and a festive Holiday Marketplace for a memory-making experience.

As we dim the lights on this festive exploration, we’re left with the lingering glow of holiday magic. From the shimmering streets to the twinkling trees, the warmth of these illuminated moments stays with us. Wishing you a season filled with the brilliance of holiday lights, shared laughter, and the joy of creating cherished memories. Until next year’s luminous celebration, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!