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2022 Best Christmas and Holiday Light Displays in Collin County

including Allen, Frisco, McKinney, Plano

Anna, Murphy, Prosper, Sachse, and Wylie

Updated for 2022

Are you searching for an address for Christmas lights that seems to have just disappeared? It's possible, because we are continually updating from prior year's featured properties to verify they still qualify for listing this year. Some properties, due to personal reasons, reduce or eliminate their displays. Please help us keep this list updated by sending updates to

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Are you interested in seeing your home and Christmas light display included here in 2023? Please visit our Submit My House page to learn the criteria we use when selecting homes to be included. We are accepting submissions all season to be included this year, but please be patient as we are a small team trying to keep up with submissions.

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Please don't ruin the fun for everyone by using our most complete list of Christmas lights in your publications. Collin County Guide created this list in 2015 by spending hours in the car looking for the best Christmas light presentations by homeowners. We've noticed our work here in past years has been reproduced without our permission. If this continues, we will do as we have in another city and will discontinue this free resource. Homeowners tell us their visitors cite Collin County Guide as their source, including bus loads from out of state. We'd hate to see the folks who rely on this list to be disappointed.

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Neighborhood and Single Family Home Christmas Light Displays

For a Google map of the Christmas lights in Collin County, click here. When sharing this link, please share this web page as this will provide the descriptions to go along with the map.

Typically neighborhoods are lit up by December 1, but keep in mind that weather may delay their installation. Check our dates here as some homeowners do not put up their lights until mid-December.

Tips for Seeing Christmas Lights
Please be courteous when driving through the neighborhoods: respect personal property, keep your litter inside your vehicle, and keep your noise level down. Not everyone in the neighborhood participates, and these few courtesies may encourage future displays.

Please do not stop your car on the same side of the street of the display as this blocks the view of other cars.

Be aware of people taking photos or you'll be in their picture!

Please be aware of traffic around you!

Neighborhood Light Displays

These are the neighborhoods in Collin County who's residents put on a coordinated effort of decorating.

2016 Eldorado McKinney TX Christmas Lights

Village of Eldorado, McKinney

Typically last weekend in November thru December 30, Nightly
Eldorado holds their lighting contest in mid-December. This has historically been one of the few neighborhoods in McKinney that decorate for the holiday yet in recent years neighborhood participation has waned. Our favorites included Club Lake Trail (cartoon characters), upper Augusta (nativity scenes and angels), upper Colonial Circle (Santa), Wind Ridge (Songs of Christmas), Brookside Lane (lighting lining the street). Check here for 2014's themes by street, because many people still use the same decorations.
Eldorado Pkwy at Country Club Dr, McKinney (Use 2600 Carriage Trail to find the neighborhood)

Tucker Hill, McKinney

Early December - January 1, Nightly
For that quintessential small town feeling of years past, drive through the neighborhood of Tucker Hill, located off Hwy 380, between N. Custer Rd and Lake Forest Dr. This is a great place for a romantic or family walk away from chaos. In mid December the neighborhood judges select the winner of the Tucker Hill light contest, which explains why when we visited on December 16 over sixty percent of the neighborhood was lit up! There are no public events, but Looky Lous are welcome.
2100 State Blvd, McKinney

Winding Creek, McKinney

Use Greystone Court for your GPS as there are two homes here decorated to the hilt. From there, drive the circle of Pecan Hollow Trail where there are several homes lit with displays. This is a great stop if you need to find several displays within the same subdivision.
Greystone Court, McKinney

Deerfield, Plano

December 1-30, 7-11pm
Huge reindeer around the clubhouse and a 14' Christmas tree. The Christmas decorating tradition at Deerfield began when the builders gave substantial prizes to homeowners for decorating for the holidays. The tradition stuck, and this is now the hands-down, uncontested best neighborhood Christmas lights display in Collin County. Limo and Segway Tours are available as are carriage rides. Reservations are highly recommended. Families are encouraged to vote and text in their favorites. While you're in the neighborhood, be sure to see the Zephrie's home which was decorated by At Home again this year.
Legacy Drive at Colonnade, Plano (Use 4534 Hallmark Drive for GPS) Viewers are requested to follow this route. Tip: Between 6-7pm earlier in December, the traffic is minimal but most of the light displays are turned on. (See photo in top slider.)

Single Home Light Displays and Light Shows

Hey, Everyone! Residents keep sending us their fabulous light displays! So keep adding to our list of the best Christmas light displays in Allen, Celina, Frisco, McKinney, Murphy, Plano, Prosper, Sachse, and Wylie!

Allen (East of 75)

1522 Rustic Trail, Allen TX Christmas Lights

1522 Rustic Trail, Allen

December, 6-11pm
The homeowners here LOVE Christmas and Texas! A lighted series of arches create a stunning centerpiece for their Christmas tribute to Texas with about 5,500 lights.

1600 Wagon Wheel Drive, Allen

Runs Thanksgiving through January 8, from 6-11pm
Special show times until midnight week of Christmas and until 1:00 am Christmas Eve.
Dubbed The Movie House for the Christmas movie themed with quotes and music (tuned to 107.3 FM). 18,000+ channels, 11-min xLights show includes 6,000 pixels with twin 600-pixel matrix "shutters" and a 1200-pixel oak tree. Plus 12 characters/props, 6'x8' video projection, fobble machine, and free candy canes. View Show Online.

714 Yellowstone Drive, Allen

December 1 - January 2, 6-10pm weekdays, 6-11pm weekends and Christmas week
Over 13000 RGB Pixels fully synchronized to music with a 15 foot mega tree, a 4'x 8' matrix with over 3500 pixel, and a singing quartet. View Show Online

Allen (West of 75)

1104 Krum Court, Allen

Lit 5:30-11:00pm nightly, Thanksgiving night until December 31.
32,000 lights on two majestic trees in front of this home; absolutely spectacular! The addition of three wreaths, each with 2,200 lights, create a classic backdrop to the show-stopping trees. This display stays on during adverse weather.

1305 Gristmill La Celina TX Christmas Lights


2109 Athabasca Falls Drive, Anna (Deck the Falls)

Free but please consider donating cash or canned food at the collection box at the display to feed local families.
December 9-28, Hours of operation are Thursdays 6-10, Fridays & Saturdays 6-11, Sundays 6-10 PM
All new props for 2022 with over 70,000 lights using the latest technology. The highlight of the 30-minute show is the four singing Christmas trees that interact with one another. The centerpiece of the show is a 15-foot Mega Tree along with with two 8x8 video walls. This show is unlike any you have seen before and featured on all major networks. Featuring the song Its Christmas Time by Emerald City Band. The light sequence for this song was exclusively produced for this show. Various characters appear throughout the season including Santa, Rudolph the Reindeer, The Grinch and Frosty the Snowman. Visit their Facebook page for appearance days and times. Tune your radio to 89.1 FM.

4332 Switchgrass Celina TX Christmas Lights


These two homes in Light Farms were submitted by the homeowners, who also have advised us that our viewers should drive down Revard Road and Kingston Lane because these streets go "all out" for Christmas.

1305 Gristmill Lane, Celina

New in 2022. November 30-December 31, 6:00-9:00 pm
Located in the Light Farms Community near Prosper/Celina, Tx.
Santa and his reindeer fly through the air as RGB singing trees put on a light show. At this home you'll find 45,000 lights covering the home, the property and lawn covered in lights, 10 classic Christmas lighted fiberglass decorations, RGB color changing snowflakes and arches, animated controllers for large 8ft-10ft led displays, over 20 animated and still LED wireframes, color changing candy canes that outline the property, and 3 full large trees & the roof covered in lights. Visit on Saturdays to see this with a snow machine running.

4332 Switchgrass St, Celina

New in 2022. December -Jan 1, 6:30-10:00pm (Christmas weekend from 5:30pm-11pm)
Come check out the "Holiday Howard's House" in Light Farms Community near Prosper/Celina, Tx.
This Home is truly amazing with special effects and Spectacular Lighting. Over 50,000 Lights!!! Come walk thru the long path of sparkling sidewalk arches. Be amazed by the Dancing DJ Santa as the lights sequence to his music. Watch the special effects on the gigantic matrix pixel screen and Mega Tree. Enjoy the singing Christmas Light Bulbs as they sing songs from traditional Christmas songs and current songs from the radio. See all of Santa's Reindeer along with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Santa's Sleigh. Take a photo under the 9-foot Huge Lighted Arch. The Little kids will love the new North Pole Playhouse for 2022 year with a list of special holiday characters all around. The projection mapping on the house will also be a new feature you will enjoy. This House is considered one of the best decorated homes across the North Texas area from 2021. Please come out and take lots of photos and cherish the special memories. Happy Holidays from the Holiday Howard's.

11406 Creekwood Dr, Frisco Christmas light show

Frisco (East of Dallas North Tollway)

11406 Creekwood Dr, Frisco

Thanksgiving - New Years Eve. 5:30-9pm Monday-Thursday, 5:30-10pm Friday-Saturday.
This light show may be heard by tuning to 88.3FM or on the outdoor speakers. Here you'll find a 6' nutcracker and thousands of lights coordinated to your favorite Christmas songs.

Frisco (West of Dallas North Tollway)

While technically in Denton County, these are just a short drive west from the Collin County border and would be a popular spot for our West Collin County residents.

12365 Flamingo Ct, Frisco

December, Dusk-11pm.
A 5 foot snowflake atop a 30 foot tree is the centerpiece of this colorful display of multiple trees and other features. Come take a selfie in front of the giant tree on a lit-up bench in the yard! The giant snowflake can be seen from a far as you drive down 423 in the Little Elm, Frisco area. Holiday music will be playing along with dancing lights all the way through December and into the first of January.

3809 Hazelhurst Dr, Frisco

The Burkman's home and yard is covered with lights! Check their Facebook page for special events, including visits from Santa and his elves, which draw between 500-700 visitors! In 2021 they will be featured on ABC's The Great Christmas Light Fight.

5913 Myrtle Lane, Frisco

If you think Clark Griswold needed a few more lights on his house, then you'll want to drive to Frisco to see this display! The entire front of the house is covered with lights, but it doesn't end there--yet it displays cohesively. This home makes a wonderful backdrop for the "I went to see Christmas lights tonight" selfie! Colors change annually.


14 Glenbrook Circle, Lucas

Free. December 1-January 7, 6-11pm.
This is a sprawling lot with a circular drive and it is a delight to see! Catch Santa as he pauses to check his list on his way toward his sleigh full of gifts, the deer drinking from a blue river of lights, the snowmen among the light-wrapped trees...and more.

14 Glenbrook Circle, Lucas TX

McKinney (North of 380 and West of 75)

5308 Grovewood Drive, McKinney

November 25-January 1, Sun-Thurs, 6-9:30; Friday-Sat & December 20-25, 6-10:30pm
This light show has over 235,000 channels and covers six houses and thirteen trees! Lights may be affected due to inclement weather.
Learn more about the show here.

McKinney (South of 380 and West of 75)

1408 Bristlewood Drive, McKinney

November 23 thru December 31, 6-10pm Mon-Thurs, 6-11pm Fri-Sun
The homeowners begin working on this 200,000 light display, spreading over their front and back yards, the second week in September. The lights "dance" to eight different songs. Display does not remain lit during inclement weather. (See photo in top slider.)

2311 Broken Point, McKinney

December 1-31, 5pm-midnight
This display of more than 10,000 lights has a theme that changes annually. (Photo shown is from 2021.) The homeowner suggests driving through their Stonebridge development to view several other beautiful light displays.

3500 Greystone Court, McKinney

Runs December 12-31, 5-10pm weeknights; 5-11pm weekends
This large corner lot is well-coordinated and stunning. There's even a digital Santa display, weather permitting! Be sure to check out the homes on Pecan Hollow and follow the circle around to see the other homes lit up for the holidays.

3405 Loblolly Lane, McKinney

Runs November 25-January 3, 5:30-10pm nightly
In 2022, the homeowner is adding about 40% new from last year! The kids will love the new characters, nativity scene and Victorian Village set among lights so bright you'll see them as you enter the subdivision. (See photo in top slider.)

8624 Palermo Way, McKinney

Free. Runs typically Thanksgiving Day - January 1 night, 5-11pm. "The Gift of Light" has become a family tradition for thousands. There's so much to see! A candy cane staircase, a Christmas tree of 10,000 lights, a decorated balcony with Christmas music playing in the background, 7 thematic scenes with a variety of characters, inflatables, and yard art. No detail has been overlooked in The Gift of Light. Most importantly, The Gift of Light will remind you of the reason for the season, the birth of Jesus Christ. Park your car, walk the sidewalk and take lots of pics! Display can be previewed here. Please visit and love their Facebook page "The Gift of Light" here and leave your pictures and comments.

The homeowner's lives have been deeply impacted by a rare autoinflammatory disease called CAPS. Consider donating to the Autoinflammatory Alliance, a nonprofit organization. Money donated will be used to support research, provide outreach, proper diagnosis and improved care for patients with autoinflammatory diseases. To donate and read their story, click here.

16235 Red Oak Cir W, McKinney

November 24 - January 6, Sun-Thu 5-11pm, Fri-Sat 5-12pm
Giant Advent candles, a nativity scene and more against a backdrop of over 15,000 lights and 20 characters. Runs during inclement weather.

9105 Regal Oaks Drive, McKinney

December, 5:45-10pm
This light show features 20 songs, 12,000 lights, 5 characters and 2 animations. Heavy rain may affect the light show.

8701 Tiercels Dr, McKinney

December, Dusk-10:30pm
Set your radio to 87.9 when you watch their LED pixel light show with 18,000 lights. Located in Stonebridge.

8601 Wadkins Ct, McKinney

Thanksgiving Day - December 31, 5pm-midnight daily
This "gingerbread house" is made up of 13,500 lights, wreaths, balls and yard art. This will be a long-time favorite of the kids and adults. Nearly everything at this home is created by the homeowner and the installation takes over 20 hours!

5912 White Pine Drive, McKinney

Runs December 2-January 1, 6:30-9:00 pm nightly (unless raining or snowing).
Let the Holiday season begin! The Hunt family home is decked out with Gnomes, snowmen, and lighted trees synchronized to music.No show would be complete without Santa and his elf in their horse drawn sleigh. This lights and sound show is coordinated to music which changes weekly. Show runs every night unless there is falling weather. View Show Online

709 Windy Hill Drive, McKinney

Thanksgiving thru New Years Eve, 6-10pm nightly
Over 10,000 lights and sixteen characters, sixteen channels broadcasting over 96.5 FM. Santa waves from his sleigh, toy soldiers flank the driveway, and a wooden carousel with animals create a delightful display.

McKinney (South of 380 and East of 75)


613 Windward Drive, Murphy

Runs December 1 - January 7, 5:30-10:00pm daily.
When visiting Murphy City Hall's lights, drive over to this home to view this light show with 30,000 lights and 20 characters. Click here for a preview of the display and to contribute to Operation Kindness a no-kill animal shelter in the area. Lights remain on during inclement weather.


2701 Dublin Park Drive, Parker, Texas

Runs November 26 thru Jauary 4, Sun-Thursday Dark-10pm; Friday & Saturday until 11:00pm.
Thousands of pixels, 35 controllers, a mega tree, matrix screen, five singing faces, a meteor storm in the trees, arches and more. Located in Dublin Park Estates. Partnering with Collin County Toys for Tots. View Show Online

Brookshire Drive Plano Christmas Lights

Plano (Central)

East of Dallas North Tollway and West of 75.

2837-41 Biscayne Drive, Plano

Free, runs November 26 - January 12; 6-9pm weekdays, 6-10pm Friday-Saturday, 6-11pm week of Christmas.
Make this a destination for you and your family! These three homes have accepted canned food for Minnie's Food Pantry each holiday season since 2012! This is on the south end of Plano but is well worth the drive. (See photo in top slider.) View Show Online

3601 Brookshire Drive, Plano

December 3-25, 6-9:30pm nightly (weather permitting)
This homeowner spends about 90 hours installing 30,000 lights and 20 flood lights. Children are invited to mail their letters to Santa or take a photo as a Snowman. The homeowner's 13 grandchildren (number of stockings on the chimney) are the inspiration for the display, which began in 1998. Princesses, Santa, Santa's Toy shop, Star Wars, Penguin Village, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Elsa and Olaf and The Wizard of Oz all in one display. A treat for children young and old. Dude Perfect included this house in their Christmas Stereotypes video which has now been viewed 113M times! (Over the Top Stereotype at the end.) South end of Plano.

1000 Clinton Drive, Plano

December 6-31, Daily 5:30-11:00pm
70,000 lights synchronized to music with over 60 characters! Stays on during a drizzle but will be off during steady rain. This home is located under 10 minutes from Biscayne Dr. View show online.

905 Whitney Court, Plano

December 1- January 7, Dusk - 1am nightly.
There are two themes at this home: ducks and dogs for the homeowner's daughter, and aircraft and vehicles for the homeowner's obsession. The duck is almost the size of the house! LED lights and inflatables create a colorful, kid-appealing display. Trivia: The homeowner used a 3D printer to print custom clips for the roof rope lights, because the commercially available ones break after a year and don't work on shingles! He uses high wind text alerts and an internet-connected timer on the inflatables to shut them down remotely during high winds. Click for a drone view of the lights!
905 Whitney Court, Plano

Plano (East)

East of 75.

No current listings.

1510 R Ave, Plano

December, Dusk - Dawn
Thousands of lights, a lighted gazebo, nutcrackers, and archways can be found near downtown Plano.


2020 Shady Glen Trail, Princeton

November 29 - January 10, 5pm-midnight
HOA Christmas light winner for the past two years, which is no wonder with over 11,000 lights covering the entire house! Display remains lit during inclement weather.


Beechwood Dr in Whitley Place, (Prosper Tunnel of Lights)

December 1-31, 6-10pm daily
The neighbors of Beechwood Drive invite you to walk through their 300-yard, 13-home Tunnel of Lights, a tradition that the Judd family began in 2018! Homeowners add to the festive decorations in addition to the 20,000 lights on the tunnel. Visitors are asked to park on Gentry Drive and walk onto Beechwood. View on Facebook

1221 Vista Run Drive, Prosper

December 1 - January 6 (Epiphany), 5:30pm-1:00am
This homeowner combines a variety of lights, blowups, cutouts, a Christmas countdown timer and sleigh combining the Reason for the season with candy canes and Santa Claus for all to enjoy.


These Sachse homes, while clustered within a couple of miles of one another, fall in and out of the Collin County line. Since Edgeglen Trail is within Collin County, and we know you want to see all of the great light displays in the area, we've included those in Dallas County as well. All of these displays are free to view.

7906 Edgeglen Trail, Sachse

Runs Thanksgiving - January 1, 5pm-midnight
Awarded "Grand Prize Best Lights in Sachse" two years running! In 2016 & 2017, best technical display. Thousands of lights set to music using 96 channels. Homeowner Tim Legh-Page tells us several in his neighborhood have great displays. Tim and his neighbor, Jason at 7910 Edgeglen Trail, have combined their homes for a magnificent display! (See photo in top slider.)

While you're in Sachse, be sure to check out these homes as well:

6124 Hillside Lane, Sachse

Runs December 10-January 7, Dusk to 1:00 am.
Multi year winner of best lights in the neighborhood, 2017's Third Place and 2015's First Place winner for a regular lot size in the City of Sachse lighting contest. If you like Winnie the Pooh, you'll enjoy this.

4310 Oak Bluff Lane, Sachse

Free, however donations to the Cure Sanfilippo Foundation to help find a cure for their neighbor's son, Declan, and other children with this diseasewould be greatly appreciated.

Runs December 1-31, 6:00-10:00pm nightly
Chosen as one of the Best Decorated homes in our subdivision for 2018 - 2021. One of the winners of the City of Sachse Holiday Lighting Contest for five years. Over 22,000 individually computer-controlled lights, 2 Megatrees, Singing Faces, snowflakes, yard decorations, and more. This Christmas display is synchronized to music; tune to 92.9 FM to enjoy the show from your car. Please visit and like their Facebook page, Lights on Oak Bluff. In case of inclement weather, please check the Facebook page to verify the show will be running. They love to hear from you, so please leave a message and give them your feedback.

5207 Rosewood Lane, Sachse

This display is loaded with "snow,"fiberglass figures, and animations. You may remember some of these wonderful decorations in years past from N. Bluffview Drive in Lucas. The homeowner has now relocated their characters and lights to Sachse.

Southgate Drive, Sachse

First Place winner of Best Street in the City of Sachse lighting contest.

1733 Crescent Oak Wylie Christmas Lights


1733 Crescent Oak St, Wylie

December 5-31, Runs daily 5:30-10:30pm
This is the first light show to be submitted to us from Wylie and the winner of multiple Holiday Decorating Contests. A feature that makes this display unique is a lighted runway for Santa's sleigh on the roof and almost 20,000 festive lights that dance to music. The homeowner advises that his neighborhood is pretty festive. Tune your radio to 98.9. View Show Online.

Commercial Light Displays & Drive Through Experiences


Christ the Servant Church, Allen

Every night 6-10:15 pm (December 10*-January 1), the church turns on their spectacular show of eleven songs set to 27,000 lights. Designer and builder Craig Tribuzi, along with his project partner, Bob Peeler bring this to your family to enjoy. Hint: Park close to the building to avoid blocking the view of spectators. *estimated opening date
821 S. Greenville Avenue, Allen

Holiday Tree Show, Allen

Stop by The Grove at The Village at Allen and enjoy our Holiday Tree -- complete with 100,000 interactive sparkling, dancing LED lights and Holiday music.
190 E. Stacy Road, Allen (The Village at Allen)

Holiday Tree Show, Fairview

A new tree in 2021 flanked by enormous stars, located in front of Macy's.
329 Town Place, Fairview (Fairview Town Center)

Fairview Town Hall

The town has installed a lovely Christmas display in front of the Town Hall.
372 Town Place, Fairview

Daily Celebration of Lights, Allen (Watter's Creek)

Be dazzled as the 30-foot tree leads a 145,000 glittering light display that includes 20 other trees. The lights are synchronized to holiday music and play every hour from 6-9 p.m., Monday-Saturday through New Year's Day.
970 Garden Park Dr, Allen (Watter's Creek)


Downtown Farmersville

Experience a radiant Christmas Light display down Farmersville Parkway and onto the red bricks of the historic downtown, where beautiful shops and fun events await including horse drawn carriage rides, and live Music in the onion shed. Purchase a fresh Christmas tree in the lot beside the Onion Shed. Bring donations to help the homeless, feed the hungry and create a "Christmas Miracle" for families.
108 College Street, Farmersville

Frisco Square Christmas light display
Frisco Square, Frisco TX | LaraKHansen-LKPhotography


Christmas in the Square, Frisco

Over 175,000 lights, 11.5 miles of wiring and 8 miles of extension cords to create this a one-of-a-kind computerized light show nightly. Visitors may drive through the streets and listen on their car radios, or stroll along the sidewalks of Frisco Square to enjoy the dazzling display. Follow the link to the website for many activities held throughout December including skating and carriage rides.
8874 Coleman Blvd, Frisco

Main Street, Rail District, Frisco

The trees in the center of Main Street are lit up in a cheery red, white and green and the gazebo on the corner of 4th and Main is reminiscent of a Hallmark movie, decked out in white lights, evergreen and red ribbon and encircled with trees robed in red lights. (See photo in top slider.)
6941 Main Street, Frisco

Radiance! A Holiday Light Spectacular, Rider's Field, Frisco

$35-125 per person
Well over a million lights. In addition to the Radiance! Light Show, at the ALL-NEW Frozen in Frisco, you'll experience an outdoor Winter Carnival with many activities.
7300 Roughriders Trail, Frisco

The Star, Frisco

Rows of trees abundantly lit in white create a festive holiday experience including a 67-foot Christmas tree. Don't miss Cowboy's Christmas Extravaganza, which runs through mid-December.
9 Cowboys Way, Frisco

Historic Downtown McKinney TX


Historic Downtown McKinney

Stroll through this beautifully restored historic town while you "shop local" at the various boutique and specialty shops, enjoy dinner or a special treat.
111 N Tennessee St, McKinney

Holidays at the Heard, McKinney

Limited dates in December
Guests will see lights and holiday decor along a half mile Heard nature trail. Photos with Father Christmas and Mother Nature, live holiday music in the outdoor amphitheater, family-friendly entertainment, and hot cocoa and treats available for purchase.
1 Nature Place, McKinney (Heard Museum)
2015 Murphy City Hall


City Hall, Murphy

Do you prefer quiet places where you can walk under the Christmas lights? This display is so pretty that it caught our eye as we were traveling down Murphy Road. The white trees at the entrance draw you into the back courtyard where you can enjoy a "forest" of well-defined red and white lighted trees.
206 N. Murphy Road, Murphy


Legacy West, Plano

Christmas lights at Legacy West in Plano
Seasonal backdrops ideal for selfies, music pumped through speakers, lighted trees, and spectacular fountains create an elegant walk-thru shopping experience.
5905 Legacy Dr, Plano

Heritage Farmstead's Lights on the Farm, Plano

$7-15/per person
Select Dates November and December
One and a half million lights in elaborate displays along a historic quarter mile path and a 20-foot tall Christmas tree. Guests may visit with Santa, mail a letter to Santa, and enjoy a s'more.

1900 W. 15th Street, Plano

Holiday Lights at Shops at Legacy, Plano

Walk under the beautiful 1.1 million twinkling lights as you stroll this outdoor shopping center. The Christmas tree, which is 65 feet tall and has 100,000 lights, is located in front of the Marriott. The tree has three times the amount of lights as the Rockefeller tree and equates to six miles of strands!
5741 Legacy Dr, Plano (Shops at Legacy)

Shops at Willow Bend, Plano

The only Christmas tree with synchronized video and music in the state of Texas. Located in The District.
6121 W Park Blvd, Plano

Christmas lights at Shops at Legacy in Plano
Shops at Legacy, Plano TX | Courtesy Shops at Legacy

Just Outside Collin County

The Colony

The Colony Christmas Spectacular

December 3-January 1, 5:30pm to 10:30pm Sunday-Thursday; 5:30pm to 10:50pm Friday and Saturday.
The Colony Christmas Spectacular light show is choreographed to music. And spectacular it is with 300,000 lights, six 13-foot pole trees, (5) 8-foot wire frame trees, (20) mini-trees, one giant pixel tree, 260 strands in the lawn fan, (5) 20-foot "leaping" arches, (13) 10-foot vertical poles, a six-foot star, (20) wall-washers, and 24 snowflakes of various sizes! Tune your radio to 99.9FM to enjoy the music.
Facebook Page.
The Colony Fire Department, 4900 Blair Oaks Drive, The Colony

Little Elm

Lights on the Lkae, The Lakefront, Little Elm

November 25-December 27
$16-30/per person
This walk-thru event includes two walk-thru tunnels, a karaoke tree, pictures with Santa in his village, food trucks, a hot air balloon glow, live entertainment and dance performances with themes including Anna and Elsa from Frozen.



Illuminate your holiday memories with over half a million lights strung throughout CityLine. Moving icicle-styled lights in trees and strung lights draped throughout The Plaza, paired with an impressive Christmas tree creates the perfect setting to spread holiday cheer.

Santa's Village, Richardson

From Santa's Library to his workshop, there's an entire village for families to explore the first three weeks in December on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights. This has been a tradition for over 25 years and it's adorable. Many lighted Christmas trees adorn the village.
411 W Arapaho Rd, Richardson

Additional DFW Light Displays

Our friends at Denton Family e-Guide have created an excellent list of displays in neighboring communities. Be sure to check them out!

Updated December 7, 2022.

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