Christmas Nights of Lights at Coney Island
Enjoy a two-mile drive through Christmas Nights of Lights featuring one million LED lights synchronized to holiday music playing in your car. You will see larger-than-life trees, glowing snowflakes, dancing candy canes and fantastic tunnels of lights, all in the warmth of your own vehicle. November 8, 2019 - January 5, 2020.
Holiday in Lights at Sharon Woods
View more than a mile of outdoor light displays at Sharon Woods' Holiday in Lights depicting everything from Santa Claus and his elves to the animals from the ark…and all from the comfort and warmth of your own vehicle. Be sure to stop in at Santaland for even more holiday cheer before or after the light display. November 16 - December 31, 2019.
Borealis at Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum
‘Tis the season for this unique outdoor museum to flip on the switch for over a million lights and laser light displays woven through the trees, gardens and sculptures of the park throughout the two-mile round trip drive-through annual light display of Borealis. November 22, 2019 - January 3, 2020.
PNC Festival of Lights at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
Celebrate the season with a stroll through PNC Festival of Lights' three million LED lights and themed areas like Candy Cane Forest and Fairyland. Don't forget to visit Mrs. Claus and the reindeer, take a ride on the BB&T Toyland Express train, eat a s'more or catch a Madcap Puppets black light show. November 16, 2019 - January 4, 2020.
Macy’s Downtown Dazzle on Fountain Square
Bring the whole family to the heart of downtown Cincinnati for Downtown Dazzle's free entertainment including Santa rappelling down the side of a building to kick off a spectacular fireworks display. Plus, performances by local choirs and photo opps with the holiday tree. November 30, December 7, 14, & 21, 2019 (And don't miss the big Macy's Light Up the Square kick-off to the holidays.)
ChristmasTime at the Ark
During ChristmasTime at the Ark, you can view the Ark Encounter bathed in rainbow lights, enjoy a Christmas buffet at Emzara's Kitchen, shop for fair trade and one-of-a-kind gifts, go ice skating, visit with zoo animals from around the world (don't miss the goats dressed up in Christmas sweaters), listen to live music in front of a roaring fire while sipping hot cocoa, and much more. Parking $10 and a fee to enter the Ark and to ride the zip lines. November 29 - December 30, 2019.
ChristmasTown at Creation Museum
During ChristmasTown, see the museum’s bridges, waterfalls and trails as never before in the Garden of Lights, and remember the true meaning of the season with a live nativity. You can also enjoy the Christmas Star planetarium show or zip line among the lights for a fee. Parking $5. November 29 - December 30, 2019.
Light Up the Levee at Newport on the Levee
Start off the season festively with Light Up the Levee's tree lighting ceremony, visits with Santa, live music, an ice skating rink and fireworks at Newport on the Levee. November 23, 2019.
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