Holiday Light Displays in Southern West VirginiaNovember 19, 2019
Ready or not, the Holidays are here. Twinkling lights are going up all across the region. In Southern WV there are several locations that take the holidays seriously, incorporating thousands of twinkle lights into amazing holiday décor. As you are planning your holiday outings, be sure to put these spots on your stopover list:
Holiday of Lights Festival – Bluefield, WV
Beginning on Thanksgiving night of each year and continuing through New Year’s Eve, numerous holiday displays can be enjoyed from the comfort of your car by driving through the 40 plus acre park. The Holiday of Lights is a wonderful addition to this festive season. Admission is free. Donations or canned items can be dropped off as vehicles exit the park. Various specialty nights during the month of December include: A visit from Santa, where children can meet Santa and ride through the park on the trolley with him, Walking the Holiday of Lights Night, and much more! Sunday through Thursday 6 to 9 pm. Friday and Saturday – 6 to 10 pm. Cost: No fees. Donations accepted or Canned Items
The Greenbrier’s Winter Wonderland – White Sulphur Springs, WV America’s Resort will again be adorned in lights as they present their Winter Wonderland, beginning December 3. Animated light displays, holiday music, and the resort’s 90 foot tree will adorn the grounds and provide a great place for a festive evening stroll.
Downtown Lewisburg Holiday Lights – Lewisburg, WV
The downtown area of Lewisburg may be known for its great shops and restaurants, but this holiday-The shops of Lewisburg will again transform the city into a holiday wonderland on Saturday and Sunday, November 23-24. And there’s so much to enjoy! From holiday caroling, horse-drawn carriage rides and storytelling to trinkets and treats sprinkled throughout every shop, to cookies and/or cocktails….event goers are sure to find a remembrance or inspiration to create their own new holiday traditions. And, of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand for photos and to take note of Christmas wishes!
Fayette County Park Winter Wonderland – Beckwith, WV Start a new holiday tradition or continue a favorite one at the annual Winter Wonderland at Fayette County Park. Drive or walk through the park to view thousands of lights that create wonderful holiday scenes and displays. On the weekends guest can enjoy wagon rides, community carolers, hot chocolate and visit with Santa.
The Winter Wonderland light display opens on December 1 and runs through December 30 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Admission is $5.00 per vehicle.
Nicholas County Veteran’s Memorial Park – Summersville, WV
Christmas Lights in the Park at the Veteran’s Memorial Park on Rt 19 in Summersville WV. Open through the month of December nightly til 10pm.
Nicholas County Veterans Memorial Park kicks off its 22nd annual Lights in the Park November 30, 2019! Lights in the Park is open 5:30PM – 9:30PM, nightly November 30th through December 31st. Voting for our annual decorating competition will be November 30 – December 21, and winners will be announced the following week.