Celebration of Lights
December 7 @ 5:00 pm - December 31 @ 9:00 pmFree
Join Lynchburg Parks and Recreation as we light up Riverside Park for the third annual Celebration of Lights! This free, family-friendly attraction will open nightly from 5:00pm–9:00pm, December 7–31, 2018, and will include light displays from various Lynchburg businesses and organizations as you drive through Riverside Park.
Celebration of Lights is FREE to attend and will be held at Riverside Park, from 5:00pm–9:00pm nightly, December 7–31.
This is a drive-through event, with exception of the specialty event nights on 12/14 and 12/20.
Schedule of Events
There will be three special event nights. On December 7th, the Celebration of Lights will kick off with a Grand Opening celebration while Parks and Recreation staff distributes holiday wishes to the riders. December 14th is Pedestrian Night allowing the community to walk through Riverside Park and slowly take in the ambiance of lit displays. December 20th is a magical night with carriage rides hosted by Lexington Carriage Company, horses, and hot cocoa. Sip on a cup of hot chocolate, and sink into the experience.
F 12/7 Grand Opening
F 12/14 Pedestrian Night (no vehicles)
Th 12/20 Carriage Rides ($6 per person)
Carriage rides will be offered on a first come, first serve basis. Register in advance to ensure you get a seat!