The Upstate is not shy of dazzling displays! The most stunning Christmas light shows the Upstate, SC has to offer make spending the holidays in the county even more magical. Around Thanksgiving, the greater Greenville area transforms into a magical wonderland with all the Christmas lights.
Start your own holiday tradition this year by checking out these spectacular light shows in the greater Greenville area. These light displays and holiday light shows will surely brighten your nights. Whether you prefer a synchronized music and light extravaganza or a sophisticated drive-through experience, here are the best Christmas light displays in greater Greenville.
Most of these houses and places light up around Thanksgiving. Lights go up and are best seen when dusk hits. Be sure to visit their Facebook page before going as current announcements and information are posted there as well as traffic rules. Also, please be courteous of the others viewing the displays as well as the other houses in the neighborhood.
2022 Christmas Light Shows in Greater Greenville
CHRISTMAS ON KWIKAWAY (Simpsonville)
Location: 6 Kwikaway Court, Simpsonville, SC 29680
Time: November 24 – December 31 | 6:00 pm -10:00 pm
Two houses synced to display beautiful Christmas lights accompanied by music. Check their Facebook page for further announcements.
THE CHRISTMAS HOUSE (Inman)
Location: 360 Foster Road, Inman, SC 29349
Time: November 24 – December 31 | 5:30 pm -10:00 pm
The Montgomery family continues the Blackwell family tradition by sharing the spirit of Christmas with everyone. Drive-thru a light display synced to music. Find out more about the display by visiting their Facebook page.
POOLE’S CHRISTMAS LIGHT SHOW (Enoree)
Location: 6264 Hwy 92, Enoree, SC 29335
Time: November 24 – December 26 | Sun-Sat 6:00 pm -11:00 pm
Enjoy the Poole’s Christmas light show consisting of over 25,000 computer-controlled lights, synchronized to music. Please tune to 98.9 FM. Donations are accepted to help make additions to the show. Check out their Facebook page for more updates.
ANTHONY FAMILY CHRISTMAS DISPLAY (Anderson)
Location: 1720 Harris Bridge Rd, Anderson, SC 29621
Time: December 9 – December 24 | 6 pm-9 pm
Private Christmas light display walkthrough with over 100k lights, crafts, and activities on weekend. Santa will be there on Christmas eve until 9 pm. Visit their Facebook page for more updates.
LIGHTS OF BETHEL (Greenville)
Location: 403 Sulphur Springs Road, Greenville, SC 29617
Time: November 26 (Tentative) – Jan 1st | Fri – Sun 6 pm – 9 pm
The #LIGHTSOFBETHEL Holiday lights show is an exciting visual display of Christmas lights and sets spanning the width of Bethel Baptist Church. Consisting of over 4,000 computer-controlled lights, synchronized to 10 holiday songs. Please DO NOT STOP on Sulphur Springs Road, You will need to pull into the church parking lot to view the display. Check out their Facebook page for more updates.
WONDERLAND ON SCHOOL STREET (Duncan)
Location: 380 School Street, Duncan, SC 29334
Time: November 24 – January 1 | 6:00 pm -10:00 pm
Wonderland on School Street displays static lights starting Thanksgiving night, not as grand as it was in previous years but still enough to bring smiles to their visitors. Check their Facebook page for more updates.
DRIVE-THRU HOLIDAY LIGHTS
UPSTATE HOLIDAY LIGHT SHOW (Greenville/Pickens Hi-Way)
Location: 3800 Calhoun Memorial Hwy, Easley, SC
Bring the whole family and enjoy the biggest interactive LED light show in the Upstate with 32 million colors synchronized to the music of classic Christmas songs on 104.3 FM (Traditional) or 92.1 FM (Kids) as you drive through. The show lasts for 30 minutes with 100 interactive new displays and music in the comfort of your car. Drive-thru or park your car and watch the Christmas light show. Tickets are sold at their website at $35-$100 per vehicle. The show is open from November 24th until December 31st.
ANDERSON CHRISTMAS LIGHTS (Anderson)
Location: 150 Rose Valley Blvd, Anderson, SC 29621
View more than 2 miles of outdoor Christmas light displays and millions of lights at Anderson Lights of Hope. It’s also more than a Christmas light show because this organization is giving back to the community. Its profits are benefiting local charities. Have fun with the whole family! The price for admission is $10 per vehicle, open every night from 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm from November 24th until December 25th.
HOLIDAY LIGHTS SAFARI (Wellford)
Location: 2325 Hampton Road, Wellford, SC 29385
Drive through millions of twinkling holiday lights throughout the nearly 100-acre animal park. Visit Santa’s village and see many animals in the barns or visit Mrs. Claus’ attic for an incredible panoramic view of the lights event, then drive through the Enchanted Deer Forest where you can hand-feed animals from the comfort of your car. Unfortunately, COVID-19 will prevent the park from providing access to Santa’s Village during this anniversary year. The price for admission is $10 per person, $10 per car additional fee to go through the Enchanted Deer Forest. The Holiday Lights Safari is open from 6 pm to 9 pm on November 18th until January 1st.
THE MAGICAL MUSICAL HOLIDAY LIGHT SHOW (Seneca)
Location: Norton Thompson Park
The City of Seneca brings you The Magic of Christmas with its twinkling holiday lights throughout the Norton Thompson Park. Route yourself through historic downtown Seneca to experience the wonder of this spectacular scene from November 18th to December 31st from 5:30 pm to 10 pm. Bring the whole family and meet Santa Claus on Fridays and Saturdays! It’s free!
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