Northern Ohio Tourism and Events

Olde Fashioned Christmas at Lanterman's Mill

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The Holiday season is upon us. Keep up to date on all your Northern Ohio holiday events. For even more area events check out our Northern Ohio events page.

Holiday Light Displays Christmas Trees

We have made every attempt to confirm all of the following light displays. If you know of additional area light displays, please send us an email with details.


Friday, Saturday, Sunday Thanksgiving thru New Year's Eve
Time 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Special Days and Hours
Dec. 24th, 25th 6:00pm - 8:00pm
$5 per vehicle - buses $1 per person

For more information view website.



Cleveland Playhouse Square
Admission - FREE
All four quadrants of the square are decorated with thousands of lights.

Nela Park
- Cleveland
The holiday lighting display stretches along Noble Road for several blocks and will remain lit through January 4th, 2016. 1975 Noble Road, East Cleveland

Strongsville Winter Wonderland
Corner of SR 82 (Royalton Rd) and SR 42 (Pearl Rd)

Crown Point Parkway Festival of Lights
Crown Point Way, Strongsville, OH 44136
Display thru January 1, 2016.
For more information view Facebook page.


Maritime Museum of Sandusky
Northern Lights & Winter Brights- 5pm - 10pm
A holiday light display will be lit nightly outside the Sandusky Bay Pavilion & Maritime Museum. The Museum will also be fully 'deck-ed' out inside as well and open regular hours.
125 Meigs Street
Sandusky, OH 44870-2834


Firelands Festival of Lights
Sawmill Creek Resort, 400 Sawmill Creek Dr., Huron

Firelands Festival of Lights at Sawmill Creek Resort

Now - Dec 31, 2015

Cool Factor: Drive your vehicle along the resort's extensive path to see fabulous light displays created by over 30 local, non-profit organizations, culminating in a visit to Santa's House. On Saturday nights you can take a hay ride through the illuminated scenes and enjoy fun activities and snacks with Mrs. Claus.

Facebook page.

  Burton Christmas Light Show
12560 Burton Heights Blvd., Burton, OH
Turn car radio to 88.3 FM.


Country Lights - Lake Metroparks Farmpark SOLD OUT
Build a wooden toy in Santa's Workshop, enjoy a wagon ride through thousands of lights; visit Santa in his sleigh, wander through model train and old fashioned toy displays; visit with Farmpark animals, and enjoy special presentations. Dinner and snacks available in the Café; no reservations required. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Lake Metroparks
11211 Spear Road, Concord Twp., OH  44077
(440) 639-7275 | (440) 358 - 7275 Visitor Services

Mentor Home Light Display
7580 Parker Dr., Mentor, OH 44060
FREE. The synchronized lights play every half-hour.


Lorain County Holiday Lights

Lorain County MetroparksLorain County Metroparks
Holiday Lights
Sun-Thurs. 6-9 pm; Fri-Sat 6-10 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Carlisle Visitor Center at Carlisle Reservation
For more info website.

Dates: November 28 - December 31
Location: Lakeview Park
1800 West Erie Ave., Lorain
Cost: Free
Kickoff your holiday season when you drive through Lakeview Park to see this year's cheerful light display in conjunction with "Light Up Lorain" on November 28th. Then join us in the Rose Café from 5-7pm where there will be a photo opportunity with Santa, hot chocolate, cookie decorating, and crafts for kids. The lights will be on every night through December 31st. Other opportunities to visit with Santa will be on November 29 and December 2, 4, 6, 9 & 12.


Toledo Zoo's Lights Before Christmas is a wonderful holiday tradition. Visitors enjoy displays containing millions of lights and many other holiday-themed attractions. Enjoy a holiday-themed Festive Feast at the Holiday Lodge, Watch the Dancing Lights display near Cheetah Valley, hear the joyous sounds of carolers on selected evenings, and of course don't forget visits with Santa in the Museum.
The Toledo Zoo

2 Hippo Way, Toledo OH 43614
419.385.4040 (photo courtesy of The Toledo Zoo)


Boardman Park Winter Wonderland
Fifteen elaborate light displays will be on display for families to enjoy, free, in a drive through the park.
When: December 6-January 9, 5-10pm
Where: Boardman Park, 375 Boardman-Poland Road, Boardman

The Boyd Family Christmas Display
Synchronized display in Boardman.
Where: 5515 West Boulevard, Boardman

Canfield Christmas Lights
Animated light display. Tune radios to 107.7FM.
Where: 333 Fairview Ave, Canfield

Joy of Christmas Holiday Light Show
November 20-December 20, Thursday through Sunday, 6:00-9:00pm
Open Every Night from December 21-30, 6:00-9:00pm
Firestone Park, 338 E. Park Ave, Columbiana
Come enjoy one million holiday lights in 60 animated light scenes, stroll through the Gingerbread House and view hundreds of homemade gingerbread house displays. Stop by the Ice Castle for food, entertainment, crafts and Santa! $8 donation per vehicle requested at admission.
For more information click here.

Youngstown Christmas Lights
Animated display set to music. Tune radios to 102.3FM.
Where: 427 N. Hazelwood, Youngstown

Austintown Christmas
Animated display set to music. Tune radios to 96.9FM
Where: 3810 Dunbar St., Austintown

Lights over Lincoln
Animated display set to music. Tune radios to 107.7FM.
Where: 644 Lincoln Ave, Struthers

Winter Wonderland
Animated display set to music. Tune radio to 107.3FM
Where: 3946 Montereale, Canfield


Medina County Fairgrounds
Visit the area's largest drive-thru light display!
 Many families have the holiday tradition of piling into the car to look at all the Christmas lights.  Even if it has not been a part of your tradition in the past, now is a great time to start this future family memory.
Friday and Saturday: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Sunday: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Also open weeknights Dec. 16th through Dec. 19th and Dec. 23rd through Dec. 26th: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Admission: $7 per car; $15 per 15 passenger bus; $50 per bus
CASH ONLY PLEASE (Enter at Smith Rd. entrance)

Wadsworth Griswold House
173 Duane Lane, Wadsworth, OH
For more information view Facebook page.
Thru the holiday season.

Cartier's Christmas Magic
1228 Alexandra Ln., Medina, OH 44256


  Woodland Lights offers a fantasyland of holiday lights and displays along a half-mile wooded path. The month-long festival enters its 23rd season with more lights, more vignettes, and the same winter whimsy that enchants thousands of visitors every year.
Washington Township, OH
For more information view website.


Kingwood Center
Magic is in the air at Kingwood Center Gardens for the 2015 holiday season!! Kingwood will host a variety of activities and enjoyments such as live music, dozens of uniquely trimmed Christmas trees, a beautifully decorated Greenhouse, outdoor light displays and so much more!
900 Park Avenue West, Mansfield, OH 44096 


Stark County Holiday Lights
  Canton Parks Holiday Light Display
The Annual Holiday Light Display at Stadium Park has been part of the community for over 15 years. The light display is FREE and open to the public with an enjoyable drive through stadium Park. The lights are on from approximately 5pm to 11pm.
For more information view website.


Silverdale Lights (private home) 
1374 Silverdale Circle
Twinsburg, OH 44087
"Silverdale Lights was created by the Larsen Family to provide a wholesome Holiday display that can be enjoyed by the community. "

Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
Deck the Hall featuring Dazzle and Gingerbread Land

5-8pm, select evenings, Nov. 27 2015 - Jan. 2 2016
Last admission, 8pm. Estate is open until 9pm.
Tickets: Non-members: $18 adults (18+) , $7 youth (6-17). Stan Hywet Members: $14.00 adults, $6.00 youth; Children 5 & under are free. College students qualify for the youth rate with a valid school ID.
Parking: Free on-site parking is available in our main lot. Once the lot is at capacity, guests will be directed to two auxiliary lots.
Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
714 North Portage Path
, Akron, Ohio
330-836-5533, website

Warren County Holiday Lights
  The Christmas Ranch
Sunday thru Thursday - 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday and Saturday - 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
For more information view website.

Wayne County Holiday Lights

Eichel's Christmas Tree Farm Display
11844 Williams Rd., West Salem, OH 44287
FREE - Donations appreciated.
For more information view Facebook page.

Wooster - Santa's Christmas in Motion
A walk-up Christmas display with over 200 animated figures-a wonderful holiday family tradition! 1400 E. Milltown Rd., Wooster 5-9:30 PM 330-345-7119

Yochum Holiday Light Display
70,000 lights over 2 acres
2/10 of a mile off route 30 in Dalton!
182 Eckard Rd Dalton, OH 44618
For more information view Facebook page.

Christmas Trees
Cowan Tree Farm

2754 Dawley Rd., Ravenna OH
(Portage County)

Dutch Ridge Tree Farm
9595 Knauf Rd, Canfield, OH 
(Mahoning County)

Emerald Ridge Christmas Trees
7000 Route 307, Madison, OH 
(Lake County)

Galehouse Tree Farm
11762 Coal Bank, Doylestown OH
(Wayne County)

Greig Christmas Tree Farm 35900 Eddt Rd. Willoughby Hills
(Lake County)

Hanson Tree Farm
Stow, OH
(Summit County)

Heritage Farms
6050 Riverview Rd, Peninsula OH
(Summit County)

Kall Christmas Tree Farm
3605 Foskett Rd, Medina OH
(Medina County)

3301 Hamilton Medina Twp
(Medina County)

McKoskey Tree Farm 14740 Leroy Center, Leroy
(Lake County)

Moore's Christmas Tree Farm
6767 Edison St, NE Hartville, OH 
(Stark County)

Patterson Farm
Chesterland, OH
(Geauga County)

Rhodes Sisters
12020 Clay St Huntsburg, OH
(Geauga County)

Shawnee Trail Tree Farm
900 Terex Hudson, OH
(Summit County)

Timber Valley Tree Farm 4250 Bagdad Road, Medina
Christmas trees and smaller trees in containers. Cut-your-own or pre-cut pine, spruce and fir.
(Medina County)
330.722.3832 or 216.650.1566
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