Emerald Coast

Holiday Lights

This page lists places to see holiday lights, and festivals of light in the Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida area.
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12 Nights of Lights at Baytowne

This December enjoy a festive light show every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday leading up to Christmas. This Sparkling event will be featured during o ...

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday Nights in December
Hours: 6, 7, and 8pm
free
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin, FL
Bellingrath Gardens DAY TRIP

The holiday season would not be complete without a visit to Magic Christmas in Lights. Featuring over 3 million lights and 1,100 set pieces, Magic Chr ...

November 23 – December 31, 2018 (Closed December 25th)
Hours: see website
12401 Bellingrath Gardens Rd, Theodore, AL

Many describe Candy Cane Lane as the "most decorated" neighborhood in Destin! It's a residential community that goes ALL OUT with Christmas lights...s ...

free (drive through, residential)
Area: Destin/Niceville
Sea Oats Dr., Destin, FL, 32541
Christmas in Candyland: Day Trip

Your winter wonderland adventure is waiting for you! Make lasting holiday memories, create beautiful photo opportunities and watch children's imaginat ...

Weekends in December, see website for times
FREE
Christmas Reflections in DeFuniak Springs

Christmas Reflections start the day after Thanksgiving and is every night, weather permitting, until the end of the year. Make plans to see the lights ...

Nightly, weather permitting
Area: North Walton County
Live Oak Ave, DeFuniak Springs, FL
Coastal White Christmas FREE CARRIAGE RIDES!

Visit Grand Boulevard during the holiday season to enjoy our celebritorial decor and programming. The Town Center will be awash with thousands of beau ...

Starts Nov 17
Hours: see above
FREE
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
495 Grand Boulevard, Sandestin, FL
Destin Commons: Jolly Jubilee

Jolly Jubilee features an array of holiday entertainment to include the following performance schedule: Saturday, November 24, 2018 (1:00 p.m ...

Several dates, see above schedule
FREE
Area: Destin/Niceville
Legendary Dr, Destin, FL, 32541
Festival of Trees at Grand Bouelvard

Festival of Trees held annually in Grand Park, showcases uniquely decorated Christmas trees from twelve local, non-profits. The trees debut the Tuesda ...

Starts Nov 20
FREE
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Grand Blvd, Sandestin, FL, 32550
Geek Lights on the Corner

Full-on computer-animated lights and music show where technology meets the true meaning of Christmas. Shows start at 6. Last show during the week star ...

nightly, residential
Hours: 6:00PM - 10:00PM (later on weekends)
free
Area: Destin/Niceville
201 Antiqua Way, Niceville, FL
Northgate Estates Luminaries

Subdivision that goes ALL out for holiday lights! Community is invited to drive through and check out the impressive displays!

FREE
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
North
Pensacola Winterfest

The moment you enter Plaza Wonderland on Palafox Place, the snow begins to fall. A cup of hot chocolate and the sound of a trolley bell bring back mem ...

Multiple dates
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
Santa and Dolphins Display Behind the Back Porch Destin (photo op)

Behind the Back Porch in Destin is a wooden display of Santa and his sleigh, driven by his trusty dolphins (even Rudolph taking the lead!) Stop by an ...

Nov/Dec
free
Area: Destin/Niceville
1740 Scenic Hwy 98, Destin, FL, 32541
Silver Sands Premium Outlets Lights/Music

At dusk every night (starts Thanksgiving!), enjoy a light show synchronized with music at the grand Christmas tree (in front of Saks). Kids can play o ...

nightly in December
Hours: dusk
free
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
10562 US Highway 98W, Miramar Beach, FL, 32550
Sowell's North Pole Christmas Light Display

We will be open November 23rd & 24th. We will reopen November 29- December 26th. We are open every single night between November 29-December 26th unle ...

open November 23rd & 24th. We will reopen November 29- ...
Hours: 5:00-9:00
7650 Sowell Rd, Milton, FL
SRB Light Display

"Listen to the lights"...an animated light show! Begins November 23rd - January 5th 2019 from 5pm - 10p nightly. WEATHER PERMITTING

114 McDowell St.
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
114 McDowell St., Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Troon Goon Christmas Lightshow

Come see the residential lightshow timed to music - classic Christmas songs alongside modern rock versions. Features an all RGB-light show for exciti ...

Daily
Hours: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Age: All ages
Free
Area: Destin/Niceville
1074 Troon Dr E, Niceville, FL, 32578
White's Winter Wonderland

Animated Christmas Light Shows synchronized to music. We hope you enjoy celebrating the season with us. Shows run nightly from 5-10PM and will continu ...

Thanksgiving night-January 6th
Hours: 5-10, nightly
free
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
232 Echo Cir, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Zoo Lights at Gulf Breeze Zoo

November 23- 25, 30 December 1,2, 7-9, 14-29 Zoo Lights is open from 5PM-9PM (Last admission 8:30pm)

November 23- 25, 30 December 1,2, 7-9, 14-29
Hours: 5-9pm
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
Gulf Breeze Zoo, Gulf Breeze, FL