Bundle up and create a new holiday tradition this year with a colourful holiday lights tour. Tour bright lights displays from the comfort of your car or explore the neighbourhoods and communities that are lighting up this holiday season.

Make a holiday lights tour part of your festive celebrations this season with great spots in and around Calgary.

Light Up Okotoks
Dates: November 17 – December 31
Celebrate the holiday season and see downtown Okotoks transformed into a winter wonderland. 

Cochrane Parade of Lights
Dates: November 18 – December 31
Celebrating 33 years of welcoming Christmas to Cochrane, this annual event brings residents and visitors together for bright lights and Christmas cheer.

Tuscany Candy Cane Lane
November 19 – December 25
The community of Tuscany celebrates the holiday spirit with bright lights and a Winter Solstice celebration on December 21 that includes a horse and sleigh ride.

ZOOLIGHTS at Calgary Zoo
November 24 – January 6, 2018
Experience over 1.5 million lights, 200 displays, crackling fire pits, and fun-filled activity zones with a Calgary tradition at Calgary Zoo.

Legacy Christmas Light Parade
Dates: November 29 – January 7, 2018
Over 80,000 lights make a drive through the streets of Legacy perfect for classic winter fun.

Airdrie Festival of Lights
Dates: December 1 – 31
Train rides, fire pits, and incredible lights displays make this pet friendly festival a family favourite.

Lions Festival of Lights
Dates: December 2 – January 8, 2018
Enjoy the largest free drive-by Christmas lights showcase in Calgary with this annual tradition.

Light Up The Square! In East Village
Dates: December 2 – December 31
Sing carols and take a horse-drawn carriage wagon ride through the streets and pathways of East Village before the official neighbourhood tree lighting at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 2.

Christmas Lights at Spruce Meadows
Dates: December 9 – January 7, 2018
Try counting the quarter of a million lights on a drive through the Spruce Meadows grounds with hot chocolate and snacks in Founders Plaza each evening from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm.

Lighten Up Calgary Map of Residential Light Displays in Calgary
Take a drive through the neighbourhood to see some of the best Christmas light displays in and around Calgary. Lighten Up Calgary creates a helpful map of Calgary neighbourhoods with must see displays across the city.

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