If there has ever been a year to head out in search of the best Christmas lights in Buffalo, it’s 2020! Checking out light displays across WNY is the perfect activity safe for social distancing that will get you in the holiday spirit.
Here’s a list of Christmas light displays hosted by businesses, towns and more, plus a list of residential light shows across WNY.
Please note: Dates and times for light displays hosted by homeowners are subject to change at any time. Before driving out to see one, we recommend you check their Facebook page and/or website to ensure the lights will be on!
Holiday Light Displays in WNY (By Location)
Christmas Light Displays in Erie County
Cheektavegas Griswolds (Homeowner) – 1002 Losson Road, Cheektowaga, NY 14227 – Visit their Facebook page for details.
Fairgrounds Festival of Lights – The Fairgrounds, Hamburg, NY 14075. For dates, pricing and more, visit their site.
Holiday Lights on Pinewoods Drive (Homeowner) – 145 Pinewood Drive, West Seneca, NY 14224 As of November 18, 2020 their Facebook page said they were shooting for a Dec. 1 start this year. – Visit their Facebook page for updates.
Holland’s Holiday Lights (Homeowner) – 8590 Phillips Road – Holland, New York 14080 – Their family night walk-in event is canceled for 2020 but the lights will be on starting the weekend after Thanksgiving through December 25th, 6 to 10 p.m. daily. Visit their website for details.
Huge Holiday Light O-Rama Christmas Show (Homeowner) – 44 Century Drive, West Seneca, NY 14224. Runs December 1st through January 2, from 6 to 10 p.m. each day.
Kempf Light Show (Homeowner) – 108 Treehaven Road, West Seneca, NY 14224. Runs nightly from 5 to 10 p.m. from Thanksgiving to January 2nd. Visit their Facebook page for updates.
Lights on Kingston (Homeowner) – 1536 Kingston Ave., North Tonawanda, NY 14120. – Visit their Facebook page for details.
Milone Family Christmas (Homeowner) – 9200 Hillview Drive in Clarence 14031. Their show runs everyday from 5 pm until 11 pm through New Years. Visit their Facebook page for details.
Stonybrook Shines for Others (Homeowners) – 54 Stonybrook Drive, Lancaster, NY 14086. Visit their website for details.
Sweetwood North Christmas Lights (Homeowners)- 80 Sweetwood Dr N
Amherst, NY. Visit their FB for details.
Plan your route with this handy site I found. Add your starting address, then hit “import” to add up to 19 more stops!
When this post was shared to Facebook we got some hot tips on other houses/neighborhoods that go all out for the holidays. Here’s a few our readers mentioned. Unfortunately we couldn’t find any information published by the homeowners to confirm their days/times of operation so please keep that in mind if you try to visit these locations!
- 143 Klein Road, Amherst, 14221 (Homeowner) – There is a large light display set to music.
- Losson Road in Cheektowaga near the library and Losson Park. There is one home reported to have over 100 blowups!
- Mr. Joe’s (Homeowner-Reader Submission) – 6435 Hamm Rd, Lockport, NY 14094
Christmas Light Displays in Niagara County
Cassada Lights 1047 85th Street Niagara Falls, NY 14304. Visit their Facebook page for details.
Noel at Niagara – 7000 Lockport Road, Niagara Falls, NY 14305. – According to their site and Facebook page, it sounds like the lights displays are running but there are no special events. Visit their Facebook page for updates.
Our Lady of Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights – 1023 Swan Road, Lewiston, NY 14092. Visit their site for details.
Waiting for Confirmation
Each year before I publish my list of lights displays I try to check in with each location to make sure they are running for the upcoming season. The following is a list of addresses that have been on my list in the past, but I’m waiting for confirmation on whether they are operating this year. As I hear from the location, I will move them out of this section!
- Pending – Power Lights (Homeowner) – 6 Red Clover Ln., Lancaster, NY 14086 – Check their Facebook page for details.
Did we miss a light display you love? Contact us! We’d love to add it to our list.