See the Lights and Celebrate the Holidays in Your City

The holiday season can get busy with everything from shopping to family coming in town. But all around Hampton Roads you can take a break and enjoy light shows and Christmas displays.

And if you feel like getting out on the ice, check out our local guide to holiday skating rinks. Also don’t forget to go see Santa this holiday season.

Here are some fun holiday happenings in your neck of the woods!

Did we miss your favorite? Let us know! info@hrscene.com.

Chesapeake

Nov. 18 – Dec. 25 | Holt Family Lights | 900 Teakwood Court

Nov. 25 – Dec. 25 | Pugh Family Christmas Light Show | 902 Heydon Court

Hampton

Nov. 19 | Coliseum Central’s Holiday Parade | Coliseum Central

Nov. 26 & Dec. 4 | Photos with Santa | Peninsula Town Center

Dec. 9 | Lighted Boat Parade | Downtown Waterfront

Dec. 11 | Holly Days Concert and Tree Lighting | Fort Monroe

Newport News

Nov. 23 – Dec. 31 | Holiday Magic Laser Show | Virginia Living Museum

Nov. 24 – Jan. 1, 2017 | Celebration in Lights | Newport News Park

Dec. 2 – Dec. 18 | A Southern Christmas Carol | Peninsula Community Theater

Norfolk

Nov. 11 – Nov. 23 | Million Bulb Walk | Norfolk Botanical Garden | See a preview here

Nov. 19 | Grand Illumination Parade | Downtown Norfolk

Nov. 19 – Dan. 31 | Dickens’ Christmas Towne | Nauticus

Nov. 19 – Dec. 31 | Pagoda & Garden LightFest | TowneBank Fountain Park at Town Point Park

Nov. 19 – Jan. 16 | MacArthur on Ice and Winter Carnival | MacArthur Mall

Portsmouth

Dec. 2 – Dec. 30 | Snow Wonders | Children’s Museum of Virginia

Nov. 25 – Dec. 31 | Winter Wonderland | Portsmouth Art and Cultural Center

Suffolk

Dec. 10 | Holiday Parade | Historical Downtown Suffolk

Virginia Beach

Nov. 9 – Dec. 24. | Lynnhaven Lights Mall Light Show | Lynnhaven Mall

Nov. 18 – Jan. 1, 2017 | McDonald’s Holiday Lights at the Beach | 2nd Street & the Boardwalk

Nov. 25 – Jan. 1, 2017 | Santa’s Seaside Village | Atlantic Avenue at 30th Street

Williamsburg/Yorktown

Nov. 25 – Jan. 2 | Christmas Town | Busch Gardens

Dec. 3 | Lighted Boat Parade | Historic Yorktown

Dec. 1 – Dec. 31 | A Colonial Christmas | Jamestown Settlement and American Revolution Museum at Yorktown