Where to Find the Best Christmas Light Displays in Branson

During November and December, Branson’s millions of Christmas lights makes the city a truly magical place to visit. Get ready to be mesmerized and check out these incredible Christmas light displays!

Silver Dollar City

Silver Dollar City’s An Old Time Christmas® has been named one of the nation’s top holiday destinations. The 6.5 million lights that dazzle the park are sure to get you and your family into the Christmas spirit!

Though you will experience amazing lights anywhere you are in the park, be sure to check out Christmas in Midtown®, Silver Dollar City’s newest lighting expansion, featuring 1.5 million mesmerizing lights and animations that stretch up to nine stories tall! You will also want to visit Christmas on Main Street, where you can watch the light and music show on the five-story Christmas tree in the center of town square, and watch Rudolph’s Holly Jolly™ Christmas Light Parade!

Shepherd of the Hills

Enjoy Branson’s original drive-thru light display, The Trail of Lights, at Shepherd of the Hills. Drive your way through the Shepherd of the Hills Homestead to see millions of lights and themed displays that harken back to an old-fashioned Christmas. Want a unique experience? Experience the Trail of Lights by horse-drawn carriage!

New this year, experience the North Pole Adventure, a walk-through journey through thousands of Christmas lights!

Branson’s Gift of Lights

Bigger and better than ever for 2018, Branson’s Gift of Lights features all-new, all-LED light displays, including custom-made scenes new for this Christmas season.

Branson’s Gift of Lights partners with Christian Action Ministries (CAM) to help fight hunger in Taney County. When you donate three non-perishable food items upon gate purchase of your Gift of Lights ticket, you will receive $3 off!

Branson’s Promised Land Zoo

Visit Let There Be Lights! Zoo by Day! Lights by Night! at Branson’s Promised Land Zoo. Drive through this two-mile light display while listening to Christmas music on 106.9 K-KLAUS from the North Pole! Or choose Santa’s VIP Safari Tram Tour (climate-controlled) to see the lights AND visit various animals, including a herd of reindeer!

Both experiences include a stop at the Christmas Candyland Village where you can find a living nativity and other fun Christmas activities!

Before you expereience all the Christmas lights, check out one of Branson's Christmas shows!

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