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The Lights of Christmas, a Community Celebration

The Christmas season continues to inspire families and communities with joy, love, and hope. This season of connecting, giving, and creating memories draws the community together like no other. Joy creates strong bonds between people as is evidenced at concerts, sporting events, and theme parks. The Lights of Christmas elicits joy through the celebration of…

5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of A Drive-Thru Christmas

The Lights of Christmas presents… A Drive-Thru Christmas is a few nights into its 26-night elaborate celebration of Christmas. Because this new format was something never done before in the 24-year history of the event, nobody was one hundred percent sure how it would look. Now that the dazzling Holiday event is underway, we know…

An Outing for the Whole Family

Let’s be honest, this year has thrown us all for a loop. Here at The Lights of Christmas, the friendly staff want to provide you and your family with an opportunity to experience the joy of the Holidays. The festival may be a different format this year but the magical experience that highlights the hope…

The Lights of Christmas Reimagined

When the decision was made to adapt the format of The Lights of Christmas to A Drive-Thru Christmas this year due to Covid-19, this posed a big challenge to the decorating team. Not only did the team have to change the location of so many of the classic displays for easy viewing along the Drive-Thru…

The Treats and Trinkets of A Drive-Thru Christmas

At The Lights of Christmas there is always fun shopping and delicious treats to enjoy alongside the beautiful light displays. This year may operate differently, but there will still be tasty snacks and shopping to be had! The snacks and hot drinks area will also be in a drive-thru format, but you can still grab…
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A Drive-Thru Christmas Online Admission Process

One of my favorite Christmas traditions as a child was packing into our minivan with hot chocolate and homemade sugar cookies and driving through all the local light displays. We would listen to Christmas jingles and awe at the beautiful arrangements. Those fond memories with my parents and siblings are one reason why I am…

The Lights of Christmas Presents… A Drive-Thru Christmas

During this challenging year, The Lights of Christmas wants to bring the joy and wonder of Christmas while creating opportunities for families to get out and make memories together. After much deliberation, and consideration of all the details a socially distanced event would entail, it became clear having the walk-through festival with all the regular attractions wouldn’t…

5 Items to Bring for the Kids for The Lights of Christmas

The Lights of Christmas had an amazing opening weekend! The holiday spirit is definitely in the air here in the Pacific Northwest. If you have a family with smaller kiddos, The Lights of Christmas is sure to be a hit, but make sure you’re prepared before heading out the door, loading up the car, and…

5 Reasons to Come to The Lights of Christmas

If you’re on the fence about making the trip out to The Lights of Christmas this year, or if you just want to learn a little more about your favorite Christmas festival, then you’ve come to the right place. While there are many reasons to come to the festival, here are five that are at…

10 Fun and Free Activities for Kids at The Lights of Christmas Festival

The Lights of Christmas festival is family friendly in many ways. Your visit is sure to be a blast with the kids, but you know what else will enjoy the visit? Your wallet! The festival has so many activities for kiddos that are included with the price of admission and won’t cost you a dime!…

The Top 5 Treats at The Lights of Christmas

The Lights of Christmas has lots of vendors and different food options. Sometimes it can be hard to make a decision with so many enticing options right in front of you. While any option at The Lights of Christmas is sure to be tasty, there are some classic snacks and new goodies you aren’t going…

Saturday Work Days

Volunteers are invited to join the fun of setting up displays and finish decorating for The Lights of Christmas Festival! You will have the joy of bringing Christmas magic to life for others. Sign up today! Limited space available.

5 Must See Light Displays at The Lights of Christmas

The Lights of Christmas Festival opens this year the day after Thanksgiving, November 29th! Bring the whole family and check out the incredible lights displays, yummy food, exceptional live entertainment, and so much more! Here is our top 5 must see light display list.

Christmas in July

Don’t let people who say, “It’s too early for Christmas,” get you down! It’s never too early for hot cocoa, and sugar cookies are never a bad idea! Warm Beach Camp and Conference Center (home of The Lights of Christmas) will jump at any excuse to be a little more festive than normal.

The Lights of Christmas wins award

The Lights of Christmas was selected as a nominee by a panel of expert judges and then ensued four weeks of public voting in order to earn its place in the top ten.

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