Holiday Lights & Events-fun for the whole family!

A fun family outing is to head to one of the special events or light displays in the area. Don’t forget your camera!

The Pendleton Christkindlmarkt

Held for 4 weekends (Nov 27 – Dec 19), downtown Pendleton features homemade crafts, art, baked goods, holiday music and more. It is the perfect place to find gifts for friends and family.

Holiday Lights Safari November 20 until January 2

Drive through millions of sparkling Holiday Lights decorating this 100-acre animal park then snap that selfie with a one of many animals waiting to meet you.

Upstate Holiday Light Show November 28 until December 31

Drive your car around the Greenville-Pickens Speedway track to see millions of multi-colored lights illuminate the sky while synced to your favorite Christmas. Park your car and enjoy the show which lasts 30 minutes. You can enjoy feeding animals from your car in the drive-thru Petting Zoo.

Anderson Christmas Lights November 28 until December 25

Lights of Hope is the Upstate’s largest festival of lights with an endless loop around the magical hill of dancing Christmas lights. Over 48,000 people visit each year. With a one-time entry fee for unlimited time in the park you stay until you decide to leave. You and your family can enjoy the Marching Soldiers, the Dancing Ballerina, the Nativity Scene, and more.

Christmas “Inn” Our Town December 10-20

Fountain Inn celebrates the holidays with carriage rides and Santa during December. You’ll find special events downtown along with plenty of shopping. Every night is filled with the joyous Christmas traditions of fun & different activities each night. Animal exhibit Dec 10-13, Live Music Dec 18-19.