Best Places to Enjoy Holiday Lights in Downtown Indy

There are plenty of ways to enjoy the holidays in downtown Indianapolis, and when you live at River West Flats, you’re within walking distance of many of them. No matter what holidays you celebrate, you can see a variety of holiday light displays that are sure to delight people of all ages. Here are just a few of the places where you can find fun holiday lights in Indianapolis this winter. 

Circle of Lights

Perhaps the most notable Indianapolis holiday light display takes place at the Soldier and Sailors Monument in the center of downtown Indy. The annual tree lighting event takes place on November 25th, and the light display continues nightly from November 28th through December 31st.

Christmas at the Zoo

The Indianapolis Zoo is all lit up from November 19th through December 30th, and you can enjoy it with an individual ticket or Zoo membership from November 19th through December 30th starting at 5 p.m. 

Newfields Winterlights

Enjoy a million and a half glittering lights in The Garden at Newfields this holiday season from November 22nd through January 2nd. 

Holiday Lights on the Central Canal

No tickets are needed! Just take a stroll along the Central Canal walk from Old Washington Street Bridge to Celebration Plaza and enjoy holiday lights from December 2nd through January 1st from sunset until 11 p.m. 

Indy Trolley Holiday Lights Tour

See downtown Indy in style with friends and family on a nostalgic rail trolley car. Indy Trolley is perfect for large groups and provides a unique and memorable tour of all of Indy’s best holiday lights.

Drive-Through Light Displays

If you are willing to venture beyond the city limits, you can also find a number of drive-through holiday light displays:

Does downtown Indy sound like the place to be this winter? River West Flats is near all the excitement of the city nightlife and holiday fun as well as schools, hospitals, and the Tech 16 Innovation District. We have newly upgraded units available now - call (463) 215-4976 for a tour today. 

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