Holiday Lights 2020 in Berks County

Berks County sparkle to cheer up these winter evenings, and bring on the holiday spirit!
 

 

Holiday Lights at Gring's Mill

 

This year's Holiday Lights will be a walk through only light display.

Free Parking. Refreshments available through Beansie's Mobile Espresso Cafe. 

Masks are required at all times.

Website:

Holiday Lights at Gring's Mill

Dates:

December 4-23, 6-9pm
Friday, Saturday, Sunday until Christmas.
Special Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday dates (21-23) the week of Christmas.
Closed 12/24 & 12/25

Location:

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

 

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 the first Saturday in November through January 1.
Open weekends through Thanksgiving, then daily, Mon-Fri 6-9pm, Sat 5-10pm, 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

 

Christmas on the Hill on Anthony's Mill Road

There are lots of different mini displays that are animated.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/Christmas-on-the-Hill-on-Anthonys-Mill-Road-103677201057315/

Dates: Thanksgiving through New Years Eve
Opens Thanksgiving night at 5pm
Sunday-Thursday 5pm-9pm
Friday & Saturday 5pm-11pm
Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas and New Years Eve: 5pm-11pm

Location:

398 Anthony's Mill Road
Bechtelsville PA

Google Map

 

 

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 27 - December 31
5:00 - 9:00pm (weather permitting)

Location:
2031 Lincoln Ct
Wyomissing, PA 19610
google map 

Cost: free

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

 

Holidays on Pomander

Just a crazy family with a little too much holiday spirit! 

Open daily, 5-10pm (planning to open weekend after Thanksgiving)

Location:
885 Pomander Ave
Reading, PA 19606
google map link

Cost: free

Website: https://www.facebook.com/holidaysonpomander

 

Lights on Elwyn -  benefitting the Animal Rescue League of Berks

Once again we are hosting a fund-raiser benefitting the Animal Rescue League of Berks County! Come out and see approx. 30,000 Christmas lights and other displays and even a new reindeer and sleigh that your kids, well behaved pets or even yourself can sit in for a free, self taken, great photo opportunity! 
Last year, we collected $1380 and lots of food and other supplies to help our furry friends! This year we will be accepting dog and cat food, treats and kitty litter that can be dropped off in a bin provided on our property. We also will be accepting cash donations (of which 100% goes to the ARL) in a locked box that is emptied nightly. We hope to see you there!
Open Nov 29 - Dec 31, 6-9pm (Weather permitting)

Location:
216 Elwyn Ave
Sinking Spring, PA 19608
google map link

Cost: Donation to ARL (see ARL's wishlist)

Updates at: https://www.facebook.com/Lights-on-Elwyn-2019-103163567783689

Event Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/363225455007139/

 

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 kids' activity on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. until Dec. 22nd.

Location:

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

Times:
From December 2-22
Light shows run every 15 minutes from 5-10 pm

Cost: free

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

 

Laurel Avenue Lights

Location:
659 Laurel Avenue
Lititz, PA 17543
Google map link

Times: From November 28 - December 31, approx 5:30-10pm

Cost: free, but donations are accepted

website: 

https://www.facebook.com/events/2713974328862955/
https://www.facebook.com/Laurel-Avenue-Lights-342954596044669/

 

and a little farther away ...

Hershey Sweet Lights

More than 5 million twinkling lights deck the halls of Hersheypark® in celebration of the season! Get in the holiday spirit with our guests’ favorite show, NOEL, featuring more than 250,000 lights dancing to classic holiday tunes. Then, stop by the Kissmas Tree display, see our iconic Kisses Fountain decked out in its holiday best, take a festive photo with your favorite Hershey Characters, and more.

There’s a LOT more to do at Hershey Park:

Merry, Bright & Hersheypark Happy®
We’ve decked the halls with more than 5 million lights for the most merry event of the year, Hersheypark Christmas Candylane®! Join us for your favorite rides and coasters, a visit with Santa, festive Hershey Character experiences, and more. Plus, for the first time ever, explore Hershey’s Chocolatetown in the winter!

Holiday Rides & Coasters
Oh what fun it is to ride! Enjoy holiday thrills on your favorite rides and coasters including the all-new Candymonium, Laff Trakk, Sidewinder , Wild Mouse, Wildcat, and Cocoa Cruiser. View Rides

Santa & His Reindeer
Did you know Santa and all 9 of his reindeer make a special stop at Hersheypark Christmas Candylane® event each year? Plus, enjoy an up-close look at your favorite reindeer, including Rudolph, at Santa’s Reindeer Stables complete with newly expanded viewing platform.

New! Hershey’s Chocolatetown
Explore the all-new Hershey’s Chocolatetown, home to our biggest coaster ever, Candymonium, our historic Carrousel, the iconic Kisses Fountain, Starbucks, and more.

Times: Open selected dates Nov. 15 - Jan. 3, see park website for days & 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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