Best Christmas Light Displays in Northern Virginia

Are you looking for the best Christmas Light displays? Below is a list of bright lights.

1. Arlington VA N. Abingdon St.

This house is located at N. Abingdon St at 16th Street N. According to, this house is rated in the top 15 decked out holiday homes in America. You will see Santa and his reindeer, Winnie the Pooh, snowmen, nutcrackers and many other holiday lights and decorations.

2. Alexandria, VA Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights December 5, 2015

Best place to view is from the docks of the Alexandria Marina.

Have you seen the Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights? You don't want to miss it! Dozens of boats, decorated with holiday lights, will be cruising down the Potomac River starting around 5:30. Santa's boat should be arriving around 4:15pm. Fresh FM 94.7's Tommy McFly will be the parade announcer.

3. Centreville VA

Bull Run Festival of Lights

Bull Run Regional Park 7700 Bull Run Dr Centreville, VA

Drive through Bull Run's 2.5 mile drive and see over 40,000 animated lights set to music. You will see Santa and his reindeer, Elves, Snowmen, Frost the Snowman, Tin Soldiers and many other things.

Festival of Lights are open Nov. 18, 2015 to Jan. 3, 2016. Hours: Monday-Thursday & Sunday 5:30 to 9:30pm, Friday, Saturday & holidays: 5:30 to 10pm.

4. Vienna, VA Winter Walk of Lights

Meadowlark Botanical Gardens

Meadowlark Botanical Gardens 9750 Meadowlark Gardens Court Vienna, VA

This Christmas Light Display boosts over 500,000 LED lights and has animated displays. You might see a bubbling stream with jumping fish, deer, a Gingerbread Village and other seasonal displays.

This walking tour is about half a mile long so make sure you wear comfortable shoes and warm clothes.

Winter Walk of Lights is open seven days a week, rain or shine, from 5:30 to 10pm.

5. Woodbridge, VA Reagon Ct Christmas Lights

5552 Reagon Ct Woodbridge, VA

The Reagon Ct Christmas Lights are just for fun says the facebook page. The video is so impressive, that it makes you want to go see this live immediately. The lights are synced with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Eve/ Sarajevo 12/24.

The light display can be seen Monday-Thursday from 5-10pm and Friday-Sunday 5-11pm.

6. Woodbridge, VA Lake Ridge Lights

Stone Lined Circle

Lake Ridge Lights are located in the Reids Prospect neighborhood of Woodbridge. These lights are also synchronized to music.

The display can be seen daily from 5-10pm.

7. Woodbridge, VA The Johnson Christmas Wonderland

4501 Evansdale Road Dale City

The Johnson Christmas Wonderland is set with lots of fun lights and displays. You will see characters from Star Wars, Sesame Street, a helicopter, dinosaurs, Santa, penguins and many more.

The display should be lit up every evening from 5-10pm.

8. Woodbridge, VA Anderson's North Pole

15615 Bushey Drive Woodbridge VA

Andersons North Pole has thoughst of lights on 5 acres of land on Bushey Dr off Cardinal Dr in Woodbridge. This display can be seen from 5:30 to 9pm nightly. (The lights will be off in bad weather.)

9. Woodbridge, VA Lake Ridge

Smoketown Rd and Cavalier Dr Lake Ridge

For over 11 years now, this corner has seen many lights and decorations. There are many inflatable characters, Santa and a Ferris Wheel.

The "Northern Lights" are pretty to see. Where is your favorite place to see them?

Christmas light picture courtesy of Bull Run Festival of Lights