Merry & Bright Winter 2015-2016 Holiday Light Shows on Long Island
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By Kelly Tenny
Published: November 27 2015
Get the whole family in the holiday spirit this season by attending a bright and beautiful holiday light show on Long Island!
Every year on Long Island fantastic holiday light shows, like The Holiday Lights Spectacular at Jones Beach, The Girl Scouts of Suffolk County’s Holiday Light Show and The Bayville Winter Wonderland Animated Holiday Light Show, are revived and relit to once again entertain and delight Long Islanders of all ages. This year is no different! Hop in the car, pick up a hot chocolate on your way, and enjoy an awe inspiring light show on Long Island!
For the past twelve years the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County have been lighting up Camp Edey in Bayport with dazzling light displays and holiday vignettes. Their mile long wooded trail is filled with well-lit spectacles and greeting of the season for all who drive thru to enjoy. The Girl Scouts of Suffolk County Holiday Light Show will run daily from 5 PM - 9PM December 11th - December 23rd. Admission is $20 per car with proceeds benefiting Girl Scout programs and outreach services. Tickets can only be purchased in advance online. Reserve your spot and purchase yours here!
Back for the 2015 holiday season is The Holiday Lights Spectacular at Jones Beach! After going through a seven year hiatus from 2008 - 2014, last year the beloved spectacle by the beach returned. This year, not only will you get to see over 150 animated and synchronized light displays spread throughout a 2.5 mile drive, the light show will also feature new themed display sections throughout the park and an expanded holiday village with an ice skating rink. The light show will run from dusk until 10 PM Monday - Thursday and until 11 PM Friday - Sunday from November 25th - Janurary 3rd. Admission is $20 per vehicle except for weekends and holidays when the price is $25 per vehicle. Purchase your tickets here!
Head over to Bayville Adventure Park’s Winter Wonderland this holiday season to spend some time gliding around on the ice, touring Santa’s Toy Factory in 3D, and enjoying the spectacular animated holiday light show! From November 27th - Janurary 3rd Bayville Winter Wonderland will be presenting Captain Bay’s Yo-Ho-Holiday Light Show, a dazzling holiday light show that tells the story of the pirate’s first Christmas! Admission for Bayville Winter Wonderland is $22 per person and includes: Santa’s Toy Factory Fun House, Captain Bay’s Yo-Ho-Holiday Light Show, Bayville Holiday Express Train Ride, Ice Skating Adventure, Bradley Bay’s Rock Climbing, Holiday Character Meet & Greet, Holiday Arts and Crafts, Holiday Storytelling and Hermit Crab Races! Get your tickets here!
Are you planning on visiting one of these awesome holiday light shows this year? If so, be sure to email in your photos from the event!
Do you like to make your own holiday lights displays with your house? Then email us photos of your house all decked out and lit up!
Yummy to eat, and beautiful to look at! From the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County Holiday Light Show.
About to drive thru the light tunnel! From the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County Holiday Light Show.
An iconic Long Island display! From the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County Holiday Light Show.
Where in the world is Rudolph!? From The Holiday Lights Spectacular at Jones Beach.
A lovely lit up holiday village! From The Holiday Lights Spectacular at Jones Beach.