8 Must See Christmas Light Displays in PA

Post by Wendy RoyalNovember 18, 2016

Reminiscing about my own excitement and anticipation on Christmas Eves as a child many (many) years ago, just reinforces my belief that children need a little magic in their lives. I still distinctly remember hearing Santa on our roof as a small child. I'm not sure if it was my imagination or if my parents were making noises to enhance our anticipation. Either way, I remember it as though it were yesterday. And, though we didn't have tons of gifts under our tree, I was amazed that Santa stopped at our house when I was certain at least two of us were perpetually on the naughty list.  

On a recent visit to Koziar's Christmas Village in Bernville, PA, I was just as enthralled by the looks on the faces of the children, as I was by the incredible displays that inspired those looks of wonderment. While Pennsylvania's holiday light displays serve to enhance the holidays for children, they offer a much-needed infusion of Christmas spirit for adults. The madness of holiday shopping can just suck the merry right out of Christmas! Here are a few of my favorite holiday light displays. 

Koziar's Christmas Village
782 Christmas Village Rd.
Bernville, PA 19506
November 24 - January 1
*Enter to win tickets by email! Deadline Nov 29, 2016 at 11:59pm EST

Holiday Lights At Kennywood
Kennywood Amusement Park
4800 Kennywood Boulevard,
West Mifflin, PA 15122
November 25 - December 23
*Enter to win tickets by email! Deadline Nov 29, 2016 at 11:59pm EST


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Christmas Magic, A Festival of Lights
Rocky Ridge County Park
3699 Deininger Road,
York, PA 17406
November 25 - December 31
*Enter to win tickets by email! Deadline Nov 29, 2016 at 11:59pm EST

A Longwood Christmas
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd,
Kennett Square, PA 19348
November 24 - January 8

Christmas Candylane
100 W. Hersheypark Dr,
Hershey, PA 17033
November 11 - January 1

Christmas Light-Up Celebration
600 Clinton Park Drive,
Clinton, PA 15026
November 17 - January 1

Christmas In Peddler's Village
Peddler's Village
2400 Street Road,
New Hope, PA 18938
Open year round, Christmas Festival December 3-4

Comcast Holiday Spectacular
Comcast Center Lobby
1701 John F Kennedy Blvd.,
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Can be seen at the top of each hour 10am - 8pm through January 1

Enjoy the Holiday Season and put the merry back in Christmas!

*Ticket winners will be notified by email and will be posted on our Facebook page on November 30th. 


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Wendy Royal | Editor

Wendy Royal

Wendy Royal is the editor of Where & When, Pennsylvania's Travel Guide. Though she enjoys bragging about all that Pennsylvania has to offer, she is a life-long Lancaster County resident, who lives in Lititz with her husband.