Kentucky's Christmas and Holiday Event Guide!

Come celebrate the holidays this December in Kentucky with a variety of exciting events ranging from Southern Lights Holiday Festival in Lexington to Ugly Holiday Sweaters in Burlington. No matter what your tastes, you'll find something to enjoy and get you in the holiday spirit!

Southern Lights Holiday Festival, Lexington,KY

December 6, 2023 at 5:30pm
Gather the family this December and head to the Kentucky Horse Park for an evening of festive holiday cheer! At the 30th Annual Southern Lights Holiday Festival, you can marvel at more than a million twinkling lights from the safety of your car. Don't forget to check out the Holiday Village with Santa, Animal Land, and model trains for the young and young at heart!

Winter Wonderland Of Lights Festival , Ashland,KY

December 7, 2023 at 6:00pm
Experience the joy of the Winter Wonderland of Lights Festival in Ashland's Central Park and Downtown District. Enjoy karaoke and pizza with Santa, admire the light display, and marvel at the home and business decorating contests. Help create a magical winter wonderland and join in the festivities!

Christmas Craft Bazaar at Morgan Community Center, Bedford,KY

December 9, 2023 at 10:00am
Residents of Bedford, KY will have the chance to do some early holiday shopping as Girl Scout Troop 916 hosts a craft bazaar at the Morgan Community Center on December 9th. Attendees will find a wide selection of unique, handcrafted goods from local vendors and crafters. The event will be held at Morgan Community Center, located at 47 Victory Avenue, from 10am.

Deck the Y'alls Lightfest, Florence,KY

December 11, 2023 at 5:30pm
Come to Thomas More Stadium on December 11th for a magical night of ice skating and brilliant light displays. Enjoy a festive atmosphere as you stroll through the illuminated park and soak in the holiday cheer. Watch in wonder as the evening culminates in a stunning firework display.

Christmas In The Park, Paducah,KY

December 12, 2023 at 6:00pm
Bob Noble Park in Paducah, KY will be hosting an event on December 12, 2023. Enjoy the festive lights in the park as you take a walk, and from 7pm onwards vehicular traffic will be allowed. Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind Christmas experience!

A Christmas Carol Dinner Show, Berea,KY

December 15, 2023 at 6:30pm
Celebrate the holiday season with a magical performance of A Christmas Carol at the Spotlight Playhouse Theater. Enjoy a traditional feast prepared by Chef Cody Noe while experiencing the touching transformation of humbug to holiday cheer. This unforgettable yuletide celebration promises to bring joy and warmth to your heart.

Christmas Festival, Smith Mills,KY

December 17, 2023 at 7:00pm
Come on down to the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church and enjoy the Christmas Festival! There will be plenty of fun activities for everyone including games, crafts, Santa photos and more. Enjoy yummy hot chocolate and cookies while you join in on the festivities. Don't miss out!

Ugly Holiday Sweaters, Burlington,KY

December 19, 2023 at 6:00pm
Come celebrate the holidays with an ugly sweater extravaganza at the Boone County Public Library! Participants can craft their own festive sweater creation using a provided selection of supplies. Afterward, guests can capture the moment with a green screen photo shoot. Don't miss out on the fun at the Boone County Public Library on December 19!

Photos With Santa at Westport Village, Louisville,KY

December 23, 2023 at 11:00am
Come to Westport Village on December 23 and get your last minute holiday photo with Santa! From 11am to 1pm, Santa will be seated by North Lime for family photo opportunities. It makes the perfect holiday card for your loved ones! Don't miss out on your chance to make memories at Westport Village.

Christmas Eve Dinner Cruise, Newport,KY

December 24, 2023 at 4:30pm
Enjoy one of the most festive holiday events in Newport, KY at BB Riverboats! Take in the beauty of the Ohio River during this Christmas Eve Dinner Cruise, complete with all seating reserved and a delicious dinner buffet. Indulge in spinach and spring mix salads, applewood smoked boneless glazed ham, and the perfect holiday desserts to end the night.

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