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Wonderland of Lights 2019

Millions of lights illuminate the Harrison County Courthouse when downtown Marshall turns into a Winter Wonderland

Wonderland of Lights in downtown Marshall is one of the most popular Christmas light festivals in Texas. It has taken place since 1987. Downtown square is lit up with over a million lights highlighting the historic Harrison County Courthouse. Visit the opening lighting ceremony in Marshall for the best experience.

The square features a Christmas market, an ice skating rink, horse carriage rides, Santa's workshops, as well as other kids activities, and live entertainment. Here you can also enjoy a ride on a restored vintage 1948 Herschel carousel. The Marshall Texas Christmas Lights is listed among the best Christmas lighting events in the country.