Welcome to the Holiday Festival of Lights Media Room, an online source for news media. The 31st Annual Holiday of Lights runs November 13 through December 31, 2020 at James Island County Park. To ensure the safety of guests and staff, this year's event will be a driving tour only. For more information, please contact our Publicity Coordinator, Sarah Reynolds at 843-762-2172 or by email.
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A “Top 20 Event in the Southeast,” Southeast Tourism Society, November 2013 and November 2018
“Third Best Holiday Festival in the US,” USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Award, 2015 (press release)
“Third Best Public Lights Display in the US,” USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Award, 2014
One of the “Top 10 Holiday Celebrations,” Coastal Living Magazine, 2012
One of the “Top 100 Events in North America,” American Bus Association, 2012
We reserve the right to use photos or videos taken of visitors at our facilities or during our events and programs for publicity purposes. Always lock your vehicles and remove valuables from view, we are not responsible for lost, damaged or stolen property. Fees and hours are subject to change.