Want to see some awesome, FREE Christmas light displays without going too far? Bundle up, or go on a warm night and enjoy the lights! Here are some great area options, please add more via a comment!
City/Commercial Light Displays
Christmas in the Square
through January 2nd
Light and Music Show 5-10 pm nightly, music on 107.3 FM
Over 175,000 lights, 11.5 miles of wiring and 8 miles of extension cords. Ice skating, snow flurries, carriage rides and a Christmas tree lot. Trackless train rides 12/10 & 12/17.
Saturday, December 17 5-10pm – trackless train rides, parachuting Santa 5pm, visits with Santa, 4 lane inner-tubing snow slide, holiday treats, snow play area, inflatibles and more!
The Colony Christmas Spectacular
Central Fire Station, 6800 Main St, The Colony
through January 1st, sunset to 10pm
Choreographed to music at 99.9FM.
Shops at Legacy
I think every tree is covered with lights! Nice Santa too, and he takes appointments!
Great Neighborhood/Home Displays
Deerfield Holiday Lights
Northwest Plano between Preston Rd. and Coit Rd.
December 1st – 30th
Park at the nearby church and run or walk through the neighborhood! Check the website for the route, and vote on displays via text. This one is on a lot of “best of DFW” lists.
Highland Park, Dallas
This neighborhood is full of professional light displays. It’s bordered by Preston, Mockingbird, the Dallas North Tollway and Armstrong Parkway (entrance).