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Suwannee Lights 2019

A festive drive through a light display in Florida

Suwannee Lights is a huge holiday lights display featuring over 6.5 million lights with drive through and walk through options. Get prepared for photo opportunities, campfire songs, karaoke, marshmallows, and hot chocolate. Kids can meet Santa and his elves on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights in the Country Store while adults visit Craft Village to shop for handmade gifts. Suwannee Lights festival runs through December from 6 to 10 p.m.

Visitors can combine a dazzling drive-through experience and a mesmerizing walk-through. Park your car and explore the enchanting garden and amphitheater on foot, surrounded with thousands of lights and spectacular displays. Take an up-close look at the magic of Christmas while walking down to the Music and Lights Finale. After that, stop at the nostalgic Craft Village to see some souvenirs, decorations and handmade gifts for the whole family. There is an option to attend Suwannee Lights for free every Tuesday of December if you get a ticket at tickets at the one of participating Busy Bee Food Stores.

Suwannee Lights takes place in The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park, north of Live Oak, Florida. It's a great campground located on the picturesque banks of the Suwannee River in North Florida. The Spirit of the Suwannee has a natural theatre for outdoor music concerts.