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Ohio Holiday Lights Trail

Light up the holidays with the 55-stop Ohio Holiday Lights Trail.

Wild Winter Lights presented by NOPEC at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Ohio Holiday Lights Trail

By Ohio.org Staff

Posted On: Nov 13, 2022

Experience the joy of the season and explore the Ohio Holiday Lights Trail! Find Christmas trees all aglow, see illuminated historic buildings, and downtowns decked out with holiday cheer. This 55-stop self-guided trail showcases the best and brightest light shows in Ohio. 

*All five Ohio zoos with one million+ lights!

Guernsey County Courthouse Holiday Light Show in Cambridge Ohio

Guernsey County Courthouse Light Show in Cambridge

The 1881 Guernsey County Courthouse lights up your night with thousands of lights synchronized to holiday music. Over 30,000 lights make this an illuminating light show. The Guernsey County Light Show runs continuously and lasts for one hour.

More Southeast Ohio Holiday Lights Trail stops:

Akron Zoo Wild Lights presented by Akron Childrens Hospital in Ohio

Akron Zoo Wild Lights presented by Akron Children's Hospital*

Wild Lights at the Akron Zoo, presented by Akron Children's Hospital, features more than 1 million lights in a variety of stunning displays, including the Holly Jolly Hillside and a wall of animated lights set to music.

More Northeast Ohio Holiday Lights Trail stops: 

Lights Before Christmas presented by KeyBank at the Toledo Zoo in ohio

Lights Before Christmas presented by KeyBank at the Toledo Zoo* 

The Toledo Zoo & Aquarium's Lights Before Christmas, presented by KeyBank, features more than 1 million lights and 200 illuminated animal images. 

More Northwest Ohio Holiday Lights Trail stops: 

Conservatory Aglow at Franklin Park Conservatory presented by American Electric Power Foundation in Columbus in Ohio

Conservatory Aglow at Franklin Park Conservatory presented by American Electric Power Foundation in Columbus

Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens's Conservatory Aglow transforms the gardens into a magical winter wonderland. The outdoor part of FPC is decorated with themed light displays like the rainbow tunnel. This year, the holiday cheer extends inside too! Candlelight paths lead visitors through the biomes and Dale Chihuly installations. 

More Central Ohio Holiday Lights Trail stops: 

The Legendary Lights of Historic Clifton Mill in Clifton Ohio

The Legendary Lights of Historic Clifton Mill in Clifton

The historic Clifton Mill's "Legendary Lights" has more than 4 million twinkling bulbs lighting up the mill, gorge, riverbanks, bridges, and trees. The 100-foot "waterfall" of twinkling lights is the perfect Instagram-worthy pic to snap this season.

More Southwest Ohio Holiday Lights Trail stops: 

Enchanting lights displays, holiday music, and Christmas spirit is abound in Ohio this season. So bundle up and enjoy all the Ohio Holiday Lights Trail has to offer!

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