Utah Christmas Light Displays

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Christmas Lights Displays
Christmas Light Displays in Salt Lake City

Here's our annual list of Utah Christmas Light Displays. Many displays start this weekend! Check each link to see what dates the light displays run. We've also listed our favorite must see Christmas light displays and activities for Salt Lake City.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please keep in mind that individual resident homes may have changed. We do our best to keep the list updated from year to year, but there may be some changes as the season progresses. We've marked the homes that are unconfirmed for this year with an asterisk and will update them as time progresses.

Salt Lake City and County

Pay to See:

Hogle Zoo’s ZooLights is something you can’t go wrong with. Plus, on Thursday’s in December you’ll be able to get in to see ZooLights for $3.00 bucks with a vouch from any Utah's Wendy's. Zoo members receive $1 off regular ZooLights admission. Also, see Santa and Live Reindeer with paid ZooLights.

christmas in color*DISCOUNT* Christmas in Color (Kearns & Provo) -a new Christmas light drive-thru that sends you down an enchanted, winding road with almost 1,000,000 lights synced to music. Runs through December 31. Check out this post here to find out how to save on tickets>>

Heritage Park Candlelight Christmas December 9-23, excluding Sundays. Visit Father Christmas, see real reindeer, enjoy carolers with the backdrop of the glitter of lights. Admission is $7/Adults; $5/Seniors; $5/Children; Children 2 and under Free.


templeTemple Square: This beautiful light display is a Holiday tradition and known world wide. Also, the Tabernacle has various Free musical performances almost nightly, LINK here for a list of events.

As long as you’re downtown you may want to check out Macy's in City Creek, where they have a candy window display made entirely of candy.

Jingle Bus - a holiday themed ride circulating between The Gateway, Temple Square, Gallivan Plaza & City Creek Center. This is a FREE ride and it runs from 5 - 10 pm, 7 days a week, courtesy of the SLC Downtown Alliance.

Grand America Enjoy the Grand America's lighting display, holiday windows and gingerbread house. Also, follow the whimsical displays in their retail windows for a special surprise awaiting children once they complete their journey.

The Gateway Mall Starry Starry Nights Spectacular will feature over 600,000 lights choreographed with music of the Olympic Legacy Fountain nightly at 5pm, 6pm, 7pm and 8pm.

Valley Fair Mall The display is set up outside on the west side of the mall in the fountain area.

South Jordan Candy Windows - runs December 2-31 with candy creations in the windows of the shops along Towne Center Drive.

Gardner Village - Come see the elves display. Kids 12 and under can also complete the Elf Scavenger Hunt here and get a Free piece of salt water taffy.

Christmas Street. Located in Taylorsville this festive neighborhood has been decorating their street for what I believe to be around 20 years (It’s a guess. My kids were really little when we first went). Each is a page in the book of The Night Before Christmas. Christmas Street is located on 3310 West Royal Wood Drive. I couldn’t find a web address. But, you can read more and see a video on EnjoyUtah.org.

*Sugarhouse Christmas Street 1500 E. 1735 S.

*Frosty's Winter Wonderland, 805 E. 18th Avenue, SLC, 6-11 pm

*East Millcreek 2555 E. Neffs Circle (3550 S.) Simple, but elegant light show with over 7,300 lights choreographed to music of all genres! New songs are being added every few days! M-Th 6:00-9:30 - F-Su 6:00-10:30

*Shoop Home: 9179 Granville Cir. Sandy, Utah 84093 Over 17,000 LED lights synchronized to music. Tune your car radio to 99.9 FM and listen to the music from the warmth and comfort of your own car. 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM every night through New Year's Eve.

*Christensen & Hymas: 11693 S 700 E. Draper Richard Holdman engineered the show, featuring over forty-thousand energy-efficient LED lights which light up and “dance” to holiday music. This year, starting just after Thanksgiving, the display will run every night from 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm on a rotating schedule. Bring your family, tune into 99.9 FM, and enjoy the show from the warmth of your car.

Draper Tree of Life: in the heart of Draper City Park (12500 S 1300 E) with over 1,000 strands of lights.

*Draper: 1731 E Hidden Valley Dr with lights synchronized to music on two houses.

*Draper: synchronized nativity and lights to popular Christmas songs at 1548 E. Timoney Rd, Draper, UT 84020

*Cottonwood: show runs from 6-10 pm with lights set to music at 1467 East Hollow Dale Dr, Cottonwood Heights.

*Herriman: lights set to songs at 5357 Toscana Way

Herriman Lights on Wakefield: 6388 S Wakefield Way (5885 W). Accept donations for charities.

*Murray: over 25,000 set to music at 494 W 4800 S

*Sandy: choreographed lights at 8805 Tracy Dr.

*Sandy: 17,000 lights synchronized to music at 9179 Granville Cir.

*West Valley: Lights go to music every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights, also on Christmas Eve and Christmas at 2861 S 3825 W.

*West Valley: Hear the Grinch story at 4249 S 6485 W

*West Jordan: Over 50,000 lights dancing to over 10 songs at 6388 Wakefield Way.

Utah County

Pay to See:

Seven Peaks North Pole

*DISCOUNT* Seven Peaks North Pole Enjoy a ton of new holiday activities including Christmas music, lights, sledding down waterslides, train rides, story time with Mrs. Claus, a lazy river Christmas cruise through the North Pole, photos with Santa Claus, Holly Berry Paintball, wreath toss, tic tac mistletoe, character appearances, hourly candy bombs, holiday crafts, and more! You won’t want to miss this amazing seasonal event! Discounted offers for Pass of all Pass holders, best deal for the pass is found here>>

Clas Ropes Enjoy a lighted riverboat ride on the lower Provo River. There are thousands of lights reflecting off the water, holiday scenes along the shore, and Christmas music on the boat. Santa even comes to visit on his canoe. Prices are $8 per person.

Thanksgiving Point Luminaria Experience The Light. Located in Lehi on 3003 Thanksgiving Way, magical holiday world as you make your way through the captivating Ashton Gardens. The Grand Allee’s 8,000 programmable luminaries blanket the sweeping hill, where each one acts as a pixel in a moving picture of blooming poinsettias, flying reindeer, and dynamic symbols of the season. And on top of that 40-foot hill, you’ll be met with the colossal 120-foot tree—all lit up and ready to be admired. View the nativity scene before entering the new Light of the World Garden. Glowing lanterns and peaceful music accompany this space featuring 35 monument- sized bronze sculptures depicting scenes of Jesus Christ from the New Testament. Cost is $20/adult, $17/ages 3-12, members can get in for $10 on specific nights.

Christmas in Color (Kearns & Provo) - Cost is $21.96 online or $26 for drive-up Mon-Thurs and $25.95 or $32 for drive up Fri-Sat.
*Discount* Available Coupon - Save 40%

Spanish Fork Festival of Lights at Canyon View Park, 3300 E. Powerhouse Rd. Listen to holiday music while your drive through displays. Cost is $7 per car.


Shops at Riverwoods in Provo - enjoy thousands of lights while shopping.

*Orem: lights to music at 200 E 936 S

*Orem: lights to music at 800 E 800 S

Salem Pond Town Christmas - Runs November 25 - January 2 from 5:30 - 11 pm. Lighting ceremony will be held Friday, November 25 at 6 pm.

*Alpine: 11671 N Granite Flats Rd.

*Lehi: Small light display set to music at 2489 W 700 S

*Lehi: 565 S 1700 W

*Lehi: 725 S 1580 W

Payson City Square: - 100 N Main St.

*Saratoga Springs: 83 Archmore St.

Davis County


Layton City’s display at Layton Commons Park. You can walk through or drive if it’s too cold.

If you’d like to go extra festive, the Burger Stop (located just outside the park) organizes Hayrides through the light display on Friday’s and Saturday’s in December (except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day). The hours are 6-9p and the cost is $2 for Adults, $1 for Kids and FREE for 5 and under.

The Lights on Sherwood Dr (Kaysville) - Shows run every night starting at 6 with shows every half hour and ends at 10:30; 1098 Sherwood Dr.

*Clinton: 25,000+ lights set to music at 2481 Hooded Crane Cir.

*Clearfield: lights synchronized to music at 223 N 1400 W

*Syracuse: lights set to music at 2336 Doral Drive.

*Syracuse: lights set to 14 songs and runs nightly from 5:30-9pm Sun-Thurs and 5:30-10pm Fri-Sat. Address is 1935 W 2100 S.

Cache County

Pay to See:

*Willow Park Zoo Reindeer Trek (Logan) - November 26 - December 3 at Willow Park Zoo. Includes games for kids, holiday decorations and displays, and, of course, the animals of the zoo. Santa will be there and kids can pet two of the reindeer. Admission is $3/Adults, $2.50/Children.

Weber County


christmas villageOgden City Christmas Village, which lights up a Christmas village each year. The Opening Ceremony is held Saturday, November 26 with the Electric Light Parade that fills Washington Blvd from 22nd Street to 26th Street. The parade is full of elaborate floats, sensational themes, and fantastic performers.

*All Those Lights (Ogden) - music set to lights at 1198 S 5525 E.

*Ogden: Over 25 different bears and lights to music at 726 Taylor Ave.

*Hooper: Display set to music at 6515 W 4600 S

Box Elder County

Pay to See:

Willard Bay has a Christmas light display that you can view from your car or horse drawn wagon ride. Take I-15 and use exit #357 and enter from the Cottonwood Campground. Admission is $10 a car/horse drawn wagon. Watch for a discount coupon coming soon. Sundays are half price.


*Brigham City: 90 Disney characters at 629 Cottonwood Cir.

Tooele County

Pay to See:

Luminary Walk & Nativity at Clark Historic Farm - 378 West Clark Street, Granstville. Cost is $2/person or $1 with can of food.


Tooele Lights on 1310 Three neighbors decorate their homes with more than 70,000 lights to synchronized music. Runs 5:30pm to 10pm Sunday thru Thursday and 5:30 to 11pm Friday and Saturday. Santa pays a vist on Friday and Saturday from 6 pm to 8 pm. 426 E 1310 N.

Wasatch County

Pay to See:

ice casltesIce Castles (Midway) - Located at Soldier Hollow and available late December to early March (depending upon weather). Like nothing you have ever seen before, see ice formations with lights.Tickets go on sale in late December.

Washington County

St. George Tuacahn Theater: lights and nativity $2 per person or $15 for a family.


*Washington: 20,000 lights plus blow-ups and manger set to music at 231 N Scenic Dr

*Santa Clara: 2081 Jacob Dr

St. George Tabernacle: 18 S Main St

St. George Temple: 250 E 400 S

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Also, check out our Mega List of Things to do in Utah Holiday Events for Christmas here>>

If you know of a great Christmas Light Display in Utah for us to add to the list, contact us here, or leave a comment and include a link to the Facebook page or business with the display.

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23 Responses

  1. HEY! You have our address and here is a link to one of our tunes . . . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFvF4qfA1EI 87.9 FM 1467 East Hollow Dale Drive Cottonwood Heights. Thanks for sharing the spirit!
  2. Here is a house in Syracuse with Christmas lights set to music! Tune your radio to FM 90.7 and enjoy the show. Address: 2336 Doral Drive, Syracuse UT
    • Thanks Cami, I've added it.
  3. Also in Washington Co there is Christmas in the Canyon at Tuacahn featuring lights and a live nativity. Lights are free, nativity is $2, or there is a family rate.
    • Thanks Tracie, I've added it to the list.
  4. Clearfield and Clinton are in Davis County...not Weber.
    • Thanks Lisa, it gets really busy with so many cities to organize.
  5. The Christmas street in Taylorsville has been around since I was very little and I am 32.
    • Do you know what time they turn on the lights
  6. Another one in Draper is a synchronized nativity and lights to popular Christmas songs at 1548 E. Timoney Rd, Draper, UT 84020
  7. Hubby and I went to the light show on Neff's circle, it was so cool! Owner of the home gives out candy canes and Holiday wishes :) Super sweet. Buddy the Elf voice over on the radio was a nice touch. Station: 92.1 FM. I expected it to be a lot more simple but it was actually well worth the trip. Some people are just super nice!
  8. Draper park is amazing with the "Tree of Life". About 126th S. And 13th E. It is a must see.
  9. there is another great one put to music at 1731 east Hidden Valley Club Dr in Draper. Lots of lights, 2 houses. Really fun
  10. T
    Two blocks west of Christmas Street in Sugarhouse is a street with the story of the birth of Jesus from the Bible. Each home has a scripture set up on their lawn. It's been around for at least 30+ years.
    • I tried to find this one, but I couldn't. Do you have a more exact address?
      • Melanie, Bible Street is a U shaped Christmas display consisting of the western ends of Blaine Avenue and Wilson Avenue, the beginning is located at 1400 East Blaine Ave. Each home displays two beautifully painted murals, one with art and the other with a scripture. The first two thirds tells the story of Jesus' birth. The last third shows the beatitudes and a few other scriptures about Jesus from the Bible. Our family has visited both of these streets for about 50 years. To get to Bible Street from Christmas Street drive across 1500 East from Glen Arbor Street to Blaine Avenue. Drive directly west to 1400 East, cross over 1400 East and start your drive through Bible Street. IMPORTANT NOTE: Both Christmas Street and Bible Street have a day in mid December designated as the day each house must be decorated and ready for the light display. We have found if you wait until after the 10th both streets are basically up and running until the end of the year. Here are links to articles about both streets. Bible Street - http://utahsadventurefamily.com/bible-street/ Christmas Street - http://utahsadventurefamily.com/christmas-street-in-sugarhouse/
    • This one is about 1800 s. 1400 E. And it curves around.
  11. J
    Sandy City, is having a light show DEC 1st from 5-7. With Santa visiting after the Mayor begins to light all the trees up in the plaza.
  12. FYI "The Sorenson Home" in Lehi is no longer happening. They were my neighbors and they moved to Draper 2 years ago.
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