Best Holiday Lights Drive-Thrus and Christmas Lights Shows on Long Island

Winter Lantern Festival's drive-thru experience is happening at the Nassau County Museum of Art. Photo courtesy of the festival
Winter Lantern Festival's drive-thru experience is happening at the Nassau County Museum of Art. Photo courtesy of the festival

Looking for the best Christmas light displays on Long Island? Check out our roundup of festive drive- and walk-through installations. 

For a touch of holiday magic on Long Island, it's hard to beat the glow of a spectacular holiday light show or drive-thru Christmas display.

We've rounded up several of our favorite holiday light shows and drive-thru Christmas lights displays on Long Island and another few immersive, walk-through winter wonderlands you won't want to miss.

Find all our top picks for holiday fun–including Long Island's best Christmas activities–in our Long Island Christmas Guide. And check out our constantly updated Family Activity Calendar for even more fun things to do.

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Places featured in this article:


Brookwood Hall Park

Smithhaven Mall

Huntington Harbor

Inlet Seafood Restaurant

West Beech Street
Port Jefferson Village Ice Festival
Port Jefferson Village - 11:00 AM Pick
The House that Jack Built at Theatre Three
Theatre Three - 11:00 AM Pick
Lunar New Year Family Festival at LICM
Long Island Children's Museum - 12:00 PM Pick
The Adventures of Tortoise and Hare: The Next Gen at The Tilles Center
Tilles Center for the Performing Arts - 1:45 PM Pick
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical! - LICM Premiere
Long Island Children's Museum - 1:00 PM Pick
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