Holiday Lights 2017 in Berks County

Here are places in Berks County where you can find sparkle and lights to cheer up these long winter evenings, and bring on the holiday spirit!
Also be sure to see our page with ALL the 2017 Holiday events.

 

Holiday Lights at Gring's Mill

Holiday Lights at Grings Mill 

Bring your family & friends to Gring's Mill, and walk through the illuminated park and see our light displays and decorations. Sit in the upper level of the barn by the fireplace and enjoy lively entertainment each night from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Kids can visit Santa and watch the trains wind their way through the miniature town in the former Generating Station on the bridge.

Website:
Holiday Lights at Gring's Mill

Dates:

December 1-30, 2017
Wednesday through Sunday
6:00-9:00 p.m.
Closed 12/24 & 12/25

Location:

Gring's Mill Recreation Area
2083 Tulpehocken Rd.
Wyomissing, PA  19610
Google map

Cost:
$5 per car 

 

Koziar's Christmas Village

Holiday Lights Koziar's

Koziar's Christmas Village has won many awards, including Best Outdoor Display in the World (Display World Magazine). A trip through Koziar's Christmas Village is, in the words of the song, "Like Walking in a Winter Wonderland." The magnificent spectacle attracts thousands of tourists each year who come to view the more than one-half million Christmas lights adorning buildings, gift barns, and landscape.

Website: Koziar's Christmas Village

Dates:

Open weekends through Thanksgiving, then daily, Mon-Fri 6-9pm, Sat 5-9:30pm, and Sun 5-9pm.
Open on holidays including Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. 

Location:
Koziar's Christmas Village
782 Christmas Village Road
Bernville, PA 19506
(610) 488-1110
Google map

Cost: 3 & under - free, 4 to 10 - $8.00, 11 to 64 - $10.00, seniors (65+) - $9.00

 

Christmas at FirstEnergy Stadium

Baseballtown will turn into a winter wonderland this holiday season when the Fightins and Savage 61 Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram host Christmas at FirstEnergy Stadium presented by RAM Trucks. The event features a one-of-a-kind on-field multi-media LED light show, Live Nativity, Live Reindeer, Santa's House, "Frozen" Ice Cave and so much more you'll just have to see to believe. 

Website: http://www.stadiumchristmas.com/

Location:
FirstEnergy Stadium
1900 Centre Avenue, Reading, Pa.

Date/time:
November 24 through December 23, 2017
except: 11/27,11/28,11/29 and 12/4,12/5,12/6

Sun-Thurs: 5 to 9pm
Fri & Sat: 5 to 10pm 
Cost: $7 in advance, $9 at the gate

 

Christmas On Lincoln

Christmas On Lincoln is an animated Christmas Light display created by Tim & Katie Macrina. See article at Berks County Living

Dates:
November 24 - December 31
5:00 - 9:00pm

Location:
2031 Lincoln Ct
Wyomissing, PA 19610
google map 

Cost: free

Website: https://www.facebook.com/pg/ChristmasOnLincolnCourt

 

 

Reading's Christmas on the Mountain

Christmas on the Mountain

Come out and experience what everyone was talking about last holiday season. Over 700,000 lights, Hundreds of Decorations and Inflatables, and an AWESOME Santa's Workshop! This Free to Enter, Free to Park Christmas display is will continue to be operated by the Reading High School Marine Corps JROTC and will not disappoint!

Website:
Reading's Christmas on the Mountain

Dates:

Nov. 26 through Jan 23 2017
Sunday–Thursday 5pm-9pm 
Friday & Saturday 5pm-10pm

Cost: 
Free admission. Concessions available. 

Location:
Hillside Playground
459 N. 14th St. 
Reading, PA
Google map
The playground is on the 400 block on N 14th Street, just a few blocks from Reading High School.

 

Twas the Lights Before Christmas

Join us for a night of synchronized Christmas lights set to music at Calvary Bible Fellowship Church in Sinking Spring on Penn Ave. This year features Christmas classics and Star Wars music! Over 80,000 lights dancing and twinkling to music... That's over 5 miles of lights!

Free hot chocolate and cookies plus a fun Star Wars kids' activity on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. until Dec. 22.

Location:

Calvary Bible Fellowship Church
4891 Penn Ave.
Sinking Spring, PA 19608 
Google map link

Times:
From December 1-22
Light shows run every 15 minutes from 5-10 pm

Cost: free

website: http://cbfc.net/resources/articles/twas-the-lights-before-christmas

 

 

and a little farther away ...

Hershey Sweet Lights

A winter wonderland awaits at Hershey Sweet Lights, A Holiday Drive-Thru Spectacular. Enjoy nearly 600 illuminated, animated displays from the comfort of your car as you drive through two miles of wooded trails.

Times: Open nightly Nov. 10 - Jan. 1, see park website for park hours

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fs43VXoT96A

Location:

Hershey Park
100 W. Hersheypark Drive
Hershey, PA 17033

Website: http://www.hersheypark.com/seasons/sweet-lights.php

 

 

Do you know of other public light shows in Berks County (or nearby)? Please let us know in the comments!

 

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