Dazzling Holiday Light Displays Near Dearborn You Have to See

Illuminate your holidays this season with these cool lights displays!

We love seeing the twinkling holiday lights! From strolling through an enchanting historic village to experiencing a dazzling drive-thru light show, Dearborn is fully prepared to embrace the holiday season.

Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village

Dec. 2-4, 9-11, 15-23, 26-28, 2022

  • Address: 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn
  • Cost: $32.50-$38/ages 12-plus, $29.25-$34.25/ages 62-plus, $24.25-$28.50/ages 5-11, free/ages 4 and under

Greenfield Village undergoes a holiday transformation when the festive season arrives, providing visitors with a unique journey through time. One of the main attractions of Holiday Nights is the breathtaking light displays throughout the village. Families can also look forward to a complete holiday experience with opportunities for holiday shopping, delicious food and entertaining activities that will help craft lasting holiday memories.

Wayne County Lightfest at Merriman Hollow Park

Nov. 16-Dec. 24, 2023 (Wednesdays-Sundays)

It’s time to take the family on a festive car ride. For many, the Wayne County Light Fest is one of the highlights of the holiday season. This festive attraction offers visitors a drive-through, front row seat of the five-mile stretch of Hines Park that features nearly 50 animated themed displays and a stunning array of more than 100,000 holiday lights throughout the season.

Lighted Christmas Parade

Nov. 17, 2023

  • Address: Between Park Avenue and Wick Road in Allen Park 
  • Cost: Free

Get ready for a dazzling display of holiday cheer as the streets of Allen Park light up for the annual Lighted Christmas Parade. During this year’s parade, Santa Claus will receive the key to the city. After the parade, make your way to the Community Center, where we’ll be serving delightful refreshments to keep you warm and energized. It’s the perfect opportunity to gather with friends and neighbors and share in the holiday spirit.

Dearborn’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Nov. 20, 2023

Join in the holiday spirit as the city brings in the winter season with its traditional Tree Lighting Ceremony held at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center. This special occasion offers live musical performances, opportunities for singing along, the chance to meet Santa and his reindeer, and a delectable selection of winter delights. It’s the perfect way to start the winter holidays with your family in a joyful and welcoming atmosphere.

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Darlene A. White
Darlene A. White
Darlene A. White, is a dedicated freelance journalist based in metro Detroit. With over a decade of journalistic experience under her belt, she creates compelling stories that attract a diverse readership, with a particular emphasis on parenting. As a mom of twins, Darlene enjoys library visits, park coffees and Target outings.


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