Seasonal Light Displays and Events

‘Tis the season to be jolly! Our community likes to get in the holiday spirit with plenty of festive activities, including Christmas caroling, light displays, Santa’s workshops and holiday markets. Embrace the magic of the season at Winterfest, shop till you drop at a holiday market, enjoy the beauty of twinkling Christmas lights and make memories with loved ones.

  1. Visit Glendale

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    Murphy Park LiGHTS! holiday lights display nightly from 5 to 10 p.m. in Downtown Glendale. Entertainment Fridays and Saturdays 7 to 9 p.m.

  2. Photo By: The Wigwam

    The Wigwam

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    Holiday Nights in Lights at The Wigwam Arizona. Walk the festive light paths every Friday in December, from 6 to 8 pm.

  3. Photo By: @reindeervalleyxmas

    ReinDeer Valley Christmas

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    50,000 synchronized lights dance to music 6 to 10 p.m. nightly 11/28 to 1/1 at ReinDeer Valley Christmas, 3302 W Adobe Dam Rd, Phoenix. 

  4. Photo By: Westgate Entertainment

    Westgate Entertainment District

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    Enjoy ice in the desert—surrounded by the shimmering lights of the Christmas tree and the Arizona stars—when you Skate Westgate all month.

  5. Photo By: City of Peoria

    Osuna Park

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    Peoria Old Town Holiday Lights in Osuna Park. Christmas tree, music show, weekend performances. Free and open to the public. 

  6. Desert Diamond Casino - West Valley

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    Candy Rush, presented by World of Illumination, is a mile-long drive-through whimsical wonderland with millions of lights and music. 

  7. Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village

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    Sedona Festival of the Lights, 3 to 8 p.m. on December 11. Lighting 6,000 luminarias, Santa, food, music by River of Life Tabernacle Choir.

  8. Photo By: Nancy Maurer Photography for City of Prescott

    Historic Downtown Prescott

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    Celebrate Christmas in Prescott—Arizona's Christmas City. 39th Annual Christmas Parade Dec 4, 1 to 5 p.m. followed by the tree lighting at the courthouse.

  9. Photo By: Photo by Adam Rodriguez for Desert Botanical Garden

    Desert Botanical Garden

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    Las Noches de Las Luminarias at Desert Botanical Garden is open December 7-23 and 26-31. A magical evening in the desert. 

  10. Downtown Glendale

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    Hometown Christmas Parade in downtown Glendale on Saturday, December 11 at 11 a.m. Proceeds and donations to Hope for Hunger.