Merry and Bright! Where to find the Loveliest Light Displays in Edmonton

Where to find the loveliest light displays in edmonton
What do you love about the holidays? One of my favourite things is the abundance of Christmas lights that help cast off the gloom of cold, dark days! Read on for where to find the Loveliest Light Displays in Edmonton!

Candy Cane Lane

Take a stroll or book a horse drawn sleigh ride…and don’t forget your food bank donation! More details here.


See the Zoo in a whole new light! Light displays will brighten up the Valley Zoo, plus live entertainment, skating and more. More details here.

Glow Edmonton

Be a part of Edmonton’s newest Christmas tradition with Glow Edmonton! Visit the Enjoy Centre for this remarkable (and toasty – it’s indoors!) light display that’s fun for the whole family. More details here.

Magic of Lights

It’s the second year for this fun fest of music and lights on the track at Castrol Raceway. It’s 2 kilometres of drive through beauty! More details here.

Leduc Country Lights

It’s the final year for this Christmas tradition in Leduc – don’t miss your chance to see it! More details here.

Alberta Legislature

Stunning lights surround the Alberta Legislature building! Bring your skates for a spin on the south rink, or visit the Legislature Rotunda for beautiful music with “Celebrate the season”. More details here.

ETS Holiday Lights Tour

Edmonton Transit volunteers will hit the highlights of Edmonton’s Christmas light scene on a two hour tour! Tours run three nights only, so get your tickets before they’re gone! More details here.


Sadly sold out for the 2018 holiday year, but Luminaria is a sight to behold! Make a mental note to buy your tickets early for the 2019 edition of this event at the U of A Botanic Garden. More details here.

Above are some of the biggest and loveliest light displays in Edmonton and area – but there are many more! Below, find light displays submitted by Family Fun Edmonton readers and followers. Know of one we should add to our list? Please click HERE, and share the info!

Williams Winter Wonderland – Just outside Gibbons is a special spot, filled with Christmas magic! They light up for the season on Saturday, December 1, 2018.
Address: 23115 Sec Hwy 643 (map 

Christmas in Edmonton – This impressive light show is choreographed to the music you can find on your radio at 107.9 FM. The fine folks who run the display from their home collect for the food bank – or you can leave cash or gift card donations in the lock box by the donation bin. The lights will be on December 1 to 31, 2018.
Address: 9532-167 St NW, Edmonton

Christmas at Bob’s – All lovingly hand crafted, this Christmas light display near Old Strathcona takes the term “labour of love” to a whole new level! There is even a soundtrack (88.5 FM) to add to the magic. The switch flips on December 1.
Address: corner of 75th Ave and 108 Street

Spruce Grove’s Central Park – Spruce Grove’s Central Park is bright and beautiful thanks to more than 150,000 lights! Bring your skates and enjoy the display while you take a spin on the skating oval!
Address: 450 King Street, Spruce Grove

Highway 14 lights – This one is close to my heart because it’s close to my house! In Strathcona County, on highway 14, just east of highway 21 is a beautifully lit acreage (including their ferris wheel!). This is not a spot to stop and walk around, but if you’re driving by, it’s a sight to be seen, for sure!
Address: Highway 14 east, just east of Highway 21

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