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These are the places to see amazing Christmas lights in and around Owensboro

Christmas lights bring much joy to everyone and the people of Owensboro never disappoint when spreading love and joy during the holiday season.

These are some of the best places in Owensboro to see Christmas lights this season:

Smother’s Park

The City of Owensboro has done an amazing job and invested a lot of money and resources into bringing people downtown.

The interactive light show comes on every 15 minutes and flash to the beat of the music. The brand new Christmas tree for 2023 lights up and has a multitude of lights that are interactive to Christmas song classics.

Smother's Park Owensboro Christmas Tree lights
Large Christmas tree in downtown Owensboro presented by the City of Owensboro

All the trees in Smother’s Park are wrapped with lights and sync together. The bridge is lit up and there’s different LED displays for plenty of photo opportunities. Come downtown and see the Christmas lights!

Address: 199 W Veterans Blvd, Owensboro, KY 42303

Stonegate subdivision

Located off HWY 54 East of Owensboro, Jeff Lashbrook’s house is the main attraction in this neighborhood.

He has been creating magnificent Christmas displays for nearly 30 years and gets the whole subdivision involved.

Jeff Lashbrook Christmas Lights Owensboro Kentucky
Jeff Lashbrook has been decorating his house for Christmas for 30 years

He has a huge 20 ft. snowman with over 10,000 bright white lights named Fred.

Address: Stonegate Drive, Owensboro KY

Panther Creek Park

If you’re looking for a drive through Christmas light experience in Owensboro, then check out Panther Creek Park on the east side of the county.

Panther Creek Park has over 500,000 lights that you can stay in your vehicle and drive through and see the displays.

Admission is $5 and is a donation that supports many local agencies and volunteer organizations.

Address: 5160 Wayne Bridge Rd, Owensboro, KY 42301

Legion Park

More than 200,000 lights are waiting for you at Legion Park for the annual Holiday at the Park Christmas display.

The event is hosted by the City of Owensboro and is sponsored by local schools and businesses who have added structures over the years.

Address: 3047 Legion Park Dr, Owensboro, KY 42303

Griffith Avenue

Known as one of the prettiest streets in Owensboro with houses dating back to the 1800s, Griffith Avenue is filled with beautiful Christmas light displays.

Stay in your vehicle and drive through this neighborhood and stretch of road and see how marvelous the lights look on these old beautiful houses.

Address: Griffith Avenue Owensboro Ky

Santa Claus Land of Lights

If you head north 30 minutes from Owensboro is Christmas City USA, Santa Claus Indiana.

santa claus land of lights
Santa Claus Indiana is Christmas City USA and offers a huge light show

The Santa Claus Land of Lights is a 1.2 mile drive through Christmas display and known as one of the largest light shows in North America.

Address: 78 N Holiday Blvd Santa Claus, IN

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One response to “These are the places to see amazing Christmas lights in and around Owensboro”

  1. tonya Avatar

    the lashbrooks have one of the best christmas light displays in the state. worth a drive!

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