When it comes to Christmas lights and decor, Roanoke Virginia has some of the most wonderful sights you can find. They really give great care in displaying lighting and decoration for visitors to enjoy. From quaint neighborhoods to larger more elaborate lights, both of which quite breath taking.
Back Creek Road Light Display
An impressive Christmas light exhibition with over three hundred thousand lights, as well as animated figures. Located at 7051 Back Creek Road in Boones Mill, this display will ignite the Christmas spirit in you. Run from the Jones family home, they do not accept any donations. Presenting their wondrous lights for all to see, totally free of charge.
Dickens of a Christmas
In the city of Roanoke there is a giant celebration that takes place every year, with different activities for your whole family to enjoy. 2016 marks the thirty-fourth anniversary of the Holiday festivities and the first three Fridays of December are reserved just for this event.
- December second starts the season off with the traditional Christmas tree lighting ceremony, which begins at 6:15pm.
- On December ninth Roanoke has it yearly Christmas parade, the entire celebration runs from 6pm to 10pm. And the parade is held at 7pm.
- December sixteenth marks the last day of festivities, running 6pm to 10pm. With a pet costume contest at 6:30pm.
Neighborhood Christmas Lights
In the quaint town of Roanoke there are people who give their all when it comes to decorating for the holidays. One such area is Colony Lane, you will find many houses all decked out with Christmas lights and decorations.