Christmas is an amazing time in Kansas City for families to enjoy lights while celebrating the reason for the season. Here’s a list of various Christmas Tree Lightings and Christmas events taking place this year.
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Kansas City Area Christmas light displays
Christmas Acres: Open nightly from 5:00 pm-10:00 pm. The display is celebrating their 24th year of bringing Christmas to the country.
Winter Magic: One of the most fantastic drive-thru events at Kessle Park through January 1.
Country Club Plaza: For 91 years the Plaza lights have been a Christmas favorite in Kansas City. This year’s display runs through January 10.
Christmas Card Lane: Ridgeview & 151st Street in Olathe. This neighborhood decorates with beautiful Christmas lights and giant wooden Christmas cards.
Lane of Lights: The Lane of Lights is located along Lovers Lane in East Valley Park in Excelsior Springs, MO.
Holiday Light and Magic: A Christmas light experience at Legends Shopping Center.
Festival of Lights: A mile-long path over 25 acres through Powell Gardens.
Christmas in the Park – Lee’s Summit: I-470 & View High Drive. Enjoy more than 500,000 lights, 175 animated figures and splashes of Christmas color!
Candy Cane Lane: Outlook & 79th Street in Prairie Village. Your family can enjoy candy canes, giant Christmas trees and beautifully lit homes throughout the area.
Paulie’s Penguin Playground: Indian Creek Parkway in Olathe. This is the 18th year Paul has celebrated. Any donations given benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Liberty Lightshow: Pleasant Valley Baptist Church at N.tate Route 291 in KCMO.
Sar-Ko-Aglow: Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park in Lenexa, KS
Trail of trees and Mayor’s Christmas tree: T.B. Hanna Station at S. Washington St. in Raymore, MO.