Pictured above: Chad's Winter Wonderland in Lebanon.
Chad’s Winter Wonderland
791 Old Laguardo Road Lebanon
Nov. 25 - Dec. 31
More than 2 million lights on eight acres illuminate the drive-through trail plus more than 350 pieces of scenery including Frosty’s house and Santa’s barn. Sun - Thu 6 - 10 p.m., Fri - Sat 6 - 11 p.m.; $15 per vehicle; limos and passenger buses/vans are $20.
The Dancing Lights of Christmas
2572 Music Valley Drive Nashville
Nov. 4 - Jan. 1
Hundreds of thousands of LED lights dance to holiday tunes you listen to on your car radio with new displays this year. You can make a pit stop at Santa’s Village featuring more activities for additional small fees like train rides, the bungee jump, inflatables, petting zoo and a new mobile zip line (Fri - Sat only). Jellystone Park, 2572 Music Valley Drive, Nashville; daily 5 - 10 p.m.; $25 per non-commercial vehicle.
Franklin’s Holly Trolley
Franklin Transit Authority
708 Columbia Ave., Franklin
Dec. 2 - 4, 9 - 11, 16 - 18
SOLD OUT FOR 2016!!!!
Hillsboro-West End Neighborhood Holiday Lights Carriage Tours
2800 Blair Blvd., Nashville
Dec. 3 - 4
The Hillsboro-West End Neighborhood Association presents this horse-drawn carriage tour in which guests can view vintage homes sporting light displays. Enjoy hot cider, refreshments and music. Tours start every 30 minutes from 5 - 8:30 p.m. Sat, 4:30 - 8 p.m. Sun. Tickets are $23 per person. Advance ticket purchase required.
Holiday Lights! at Cheekwood
1200 Forrest Park Drive
Nov. 25 - Jan. 1
This year boasts more lights than 2015 — 1 million of ‘em adorn the grounds and gardens, creating an illuminated wonderland. There’s other activities as well like carolers, live reindeer, Santa visits and s’mores. Tue - Sun 5 - 10 p.m. Tickets are $20 adults, $15 ages 3 - 17 (members get a $5 discount).
Nashville Christmas Lights Tour
2416 Music Valley Drive Nashville
Dec. 1 - 31
This bus tour takes you to neighborhoods to see twinkling lights. Tours depart at 6:30 p.m. (no tours Christmas Eve or Christmas Day). $34 ages 12 and older, $24 ages 6 - 11, free ages 2 and younger.
Opryland’s Christmas Lights
2800 Opryland Drive
Nov. 11 - Jan. 1
More than 2 million lights illuminate the grounds and inside of the Opryland Hotel during its “A Country Christmas” celebration. New additions this year feature custom Music City designs. Admission is free. Sun - Thu 4 - 11 p.m., Fri - Sat 4 p.m. - midnight.
Twinkling Tennessee Lights Tour
Dec. 1 - 23, 26 - 30
This outing includes a guided tour of the Lotz House in Franklin, complete with hot cider and cookies. Plus, you’ll enjoy a ride through the town square along with a trip to one of the most decorated neighborhoods sparkling with millions of lights. Daily 6:30 - 9 p.m. Tickets are $39.