Season of Lights – Boardman Township Park

Enjoy a holiday drive through the Park to marvel at the beautiful light displays. It’s free and is open from 6pm to 10pm each night. Tune into 88.9FM to enjoy the music with the light show.

When: December 2-January 6, 6:00pm-10:00pm
Where: Boardman Park, 375 Boardman-Poland Road, Boardman


Winter Nights – Fellows Riverside Gardens at Mill Creek MetroParks

During Saturdays in December, Winter Celebration: Frozen in Time is open late until 7pm. Visitors can experience the outdoor light display and the Toy Workshop and Reindeer Games. Plus, find that perfect gift at the Shop in the Gardens and savor refreshments available for purchase in the Garden Cafe.

When: Saturdays, December 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29, 5:00pm-7:00pm
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown


Joy of Christmas

The Joy of Christmas drive-through holiday light display features one million lights in 80 holiday scenes. In addition to the light displays, guests can stop by Santa’s Ice Castle to enjoy Christmas cookies, hot chocolate and food, live holiday music, crafts, face-painting, and pictures with Santa. $10 donation per vehicle requested.

When: Thursdays-Sundays, 6:00pm-9:00pm. Open nightly December 13-26, 6:00pm-9:00pm
Where: Firestone Park, 338 E. Park Ave, Columbiana, 330-482-2282


Downtown Youngstown

The annual Youngstown Holiday Parade & Christmas Tree Lighting will take place on Friday, November 30, from 4:00pm-8:00pm in Downtown Youngstown.  Festivities include the parade, Christmas Tree lighting and Santa’s arrival. Following the parade, the lights will be on display for the season on Central Square and Federal Street.


Home Light Displays

Be sure to check out some of the local home light displays. This listing will be updated:

Canfield Christmas Lights
Animated light display. Tune radios to 107.7FM.
Where: 333 Fairview Ave, Canfield

Christmas on the Boulevard
A holiday light show synchronized to music on 99.9FM.
Where: 2829 Poland Village Blvd., Poland


For information on the many holiday events in the Mahoning Valley, visit the Mahoning County Convention & Visitors Bureau website!