‘Tis the season to enjoy a little sparkle and shine! Whether you’re new to the Phoenix area or a seasoned local looking for some inspired Christmas decorations, you’re sure to find a festive display throughout the region. Here are some of the best holiday light displays, shows, and attractions to get you in the spirit.
Christmas Lights in Phoenix, AZ
Ahwatukee Foothills Festival of Lights
Chandler Blvd is aglow! Featuring more than one million lights, these Christmas decorations near Phoenix will be available to view through January 1st. If you need some downtime to enjoy a moment of peace for yourself, or you need free entertainment for the kids, you’ll find a bright pick-me-up here.
Lights of the World Lantern Festival
Held at the Arizona State Fairgrounds, this top-rated festival of lights and lanterns is open through Christmas, the New Year, and all the way to February 3, 2019. The holiday lighting extravaganza celebrates cultures from around the world. Enjoy a sensory delight as you view 11 different Christmas light shows and 75 holiday displays. With admission, you’ll have access to over 20 carnival rides, various foods, carnival games, artisanal shops. Plus, you and your family can enjoy the acrobats through January 7th, and the Sea Lion Show from January 8th through February 3rd!
Las Noches de Las Luminarias
Held at the Desert Botanical Garden, this spectacular holiday display in Phoenix is certainly one to include in your annual traditions. Enjoy entertainment from a variety of ensembles while you dine, or simply take in the gorgeous lights as you stroll through the gardens. Be sure to visit the Electric Desert through December 31st, which is when this local attraction ends. The desert is lit up each evening from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
If you’re a member of the Phoenix Zoo, or you simply want to treat your family to a holiday favorite, Zoolights is a great addition to your holiday repertoire. Enjoy a 200-foot-long Polar Slide, millions of holiday lights, live reindeer, a 4-D theater, and Stingray Bay every evening through January 13th, 2019. It’s all included with your admission to the zoo. Online ticket prices are $14.95 for children ages 3 to 13 and $22.95 for adults. If you plan to visit regularly, you may want to invest in a membership.
Christmas Lights in Mesa, AZ
West Natal Circle
If you can park your car, you’ll be able to enjoy a leisurely stroll through the West Natal Circle neighborhood where folks really know how to ring in the season. Each house presents its own theme; you may find a full-size Nativity scene in one or an aero display in the next. Creativity abounds on this joyous street.
Christmas Lights in Chandler, AZ
Downtown Chandler is aglow every evening through New Year’s with a warm and welcoming display to light your way as you shop for Christmas gifts. Enjoy the season’s best while strolling through one of the area’s boutiques or savoring the flavors at one of the excellent restaurants.
Christmas Lights in Prescott, AZ
Holiday cheer is alive and well in downtown Prescott. Now that the city is bursting with the sights and sounds of the season, you can get in the spirit while wandering through the shops looking for the perfect gift. Pass the courthouse while you’re out and about to snap pictures of one of the best Christmas light displays in Prescott.
Christmas Lights in Scottsdale, AZ
Every year, Scottsdazzle creates a winter wonderland where you can enjoy an extravaganza of holiday lights, decorations, and events. Spend time at one of the local wineries or tour a brewery. Sip some world-class coffee as you shop. Take in a free Canal Concert every Saturday evening from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. through December 22nd. Bring your little ones to celebrate the season at Sugar Plum Avenue on 5th Avenue, where performances of the Nutcracker ballet are featured, as well as a host of other kid-friendly activities. Whatever you choose, this Scottsdale Christmas attraction will keep you occupied.
Happy Honda Days Sales Event in Arizona
The most magical lights you can view this holiday season are the ones emitted by your new Honda. See our current Honda Christmas specials to get a savory deal on any of the newest models, including the Honda Accord, Odyssey, and CR-V. Treat yourself to a four-door piece of heaven this Christmas by visiting a Phoenix Honda dealer near you. Find your closest Valley Honda Dealers location to begin browsing our financing and leasing offers.
And have a very merry holiday season!