There’s something magical about this time of year that brings out the child in all of us. While not everyone bring outs their inner Clark Griswold and dons their house in enough little twinkling bulbs to help land a plane, thankfully there places where we can all go to enjoy the lit up magic of the Christmas season. So whether you live in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, the Northshore, or on the Gulf Coast here is a comprehensive guide to find the best light displays in your neck of the woods.



New Orleans, Jefferson Parish:

New Orleans is known for fully embracing the magic in any holiday so don’t expect them to skimp on the Christmas cheer.


Baton Rouge

The LSU Tigers aren’t the only thing lit about Baton Rouge, the capital city is full of places to see the sparkle of the season.

  • Zoo Lights
  • Shadrack Christmas Wonderland—Gonzales
  • Blue Bayou Drive Thru Lights
    • Blue Bayou Water Park
    • November 24—January 7
  • Holiday Lights at Baton Rough General
    • Corner of Bluebonnet & Picardy
    • November 22—January 5
  • Reflections of the Season—West Baton Rouge



Our neighbors across the pond are shining so bright you can see them from the Causeway.

  • Bayou Christmas
  • Christmas in the Park—Bogalusa
  • Perilous Road in Madisonville between Brewster and Hwy. 22
    • This family even has it set up that you can tune your radio to hear music that matches the light display
  • 67221 Thackery Street, Mandeville
    • Tall Timbers Subdivision
  • 125 Shamble Cove, Slidell


Mississippi Gulf Coast

Surfin’ Santa love the lit up coast, you know you and your family will too.



Enjoy the lights and enjoy your holidays!


Merry Christmas,


From the Mirambell Realty Family