As we continue to work together to get through the Coronavirus Pandemic, many families are looking for opportunities to be outside this Christmas season. Bundle up, grab a cup of hot cocoa, and enjoy the beautiful holiday displays around Indianapolis. Check out this other list if you’re interested in driving around and looking at homes with the best Christmas lights.
Walk Through Christmas Light Displays
The Circle of Lights
Monument Circle, Downtown Indianapolis
November 28- December 31
The Circle of Lights annual lighting will be a televised event this year, but you can still visit the Circle of Lights through the holiday season. A special nightly “Shining A Light” presentation will start at 6:30, 8, and 10 pm nightly to accompany the lights on Monument Circle. There are so many things to do at Monument Circle during the holidays.
Take a visit to the tropics this holiday season as the Garfield Park Conservatory presents a display of holiday poinsettias and lights throughout the colorful collection of tropical flora. Forget the cold and snow and enjoy hundreds of poinsettias, thousands of lights and stunning plants from the rainforest. Advanced ticket purchase requested.
Admission: $4 per person, children 2 and under free
1200 W Washington Street, Indianapolis
November 21- December 30, 2020, 5-9 PM (Open until 10 pm on Friday and Saturday, Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day)
Immerse yourself in all that the Zoo has to offer this holiday season. Enjoy the Tunnel of Lights, Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen, Santa’s barn, and thousands of holiday lights.
Admission: $19.50 and up.
4000 Michigan Road Indianapolis, IN 4620
November 21, 2020- January 3, 2021
Timed Tickets are required, and entry times will vary. Experience the wonder of over a million lights, in this immersive outdoor experience at Newfields. Dancing lights set to music, tasty holiday treats, and a whimsical terrace are just a few of the experiences available to enjoy.
Admission: $13 and up.
Greenwood Amphitheater, 100 Surina Way, Greenwood
Dec 5-31, 2020 from Dusk to Dawn
Come to the Greenwood Amphitheater to enjoy a beautiful walking trail illuminated with Christmas trees, and other holiday displays.
9209 Log Run Drive S, Indianapolis
This is a single residence display in the Clermont area, and it does not disappoint. Park your car, and walk through this impressive immersive display, which also happens to be a great photo spot! Log Run is also a drive through Christmas lights location.
Hamilton County Walk Through Christmas Lights
Holidays at the Hill
175 Logan Street, Noblesville
November 21, 2020- January 3, 2021
New for 2020, come see the many offerings at Federal Hill Commons, including a Walking Light Tour, holiday market and more. Live music will be available November 28-29 and Dec 4-6.
Fishers Winter Wonderland
3 Municipal Drive, Fishers
December 5-31, 2020
Downtown Fishers transforms into a holiday experience that you don’t want to miss. Enjoy a casual walk around the Nickel Plate District to view this pop-up light display.
From Carter Green to Main Street along the Monon Greenway, Carmel
Enjoy an outdoor walkway of holiday lights in the heart of Carmel. You can hop on and off the trail to shop the eats and treats in City Center, Midtown, or the Arts & Design district.
13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers
November 27-29, December 4-6, 11-13, 18-20, 22, & 23, 5:30-9:30 pm
Come celebrate the season with holiday lights, a polar bear plunge, festive rides, holiday treats, and more! Step into Prairie Town to visit Christmas Eve traditions of the 1800’s.
Admission: $10 and up
Other Walk Thru Christmas Light Shows Near Me
2317 N Lafountain Street, Kokomo
Thanksgiving-Christmas 2020, Dusk to 9 pm
This Christmas display is a walk thru or drive thru experience, you can do either or both! This light display is huge and totally free to the public, but donations are accepted, and proceeds benefit the We Care charity, an organization that provides for those in need.