Richmond Holiday Light Show

From November 19 until December 30, Richmond will host families and friends from around the greater Richmond region for a family-friendly drive-through experience at the Richmond Holiday Light Show at America's Premier Short Track!

Dozens of displays featuring hundreds of thousands of colored lights synched to festive seasonal music will delight visitors at the Richmond Holiday Light Show. Guests will enjoy all the spectacular displays, using the latest LED technology and digital animations. Over a mile long, the experience lasts 20-25 minutes and runs on select dates from Nov. 19 through Dec. 30. Best viewed when it is dark, the show will begin nightly at 5 p.m. and stay open, on some nights, as late as 11 p.m.

Tickets are now available to purchase to the Richmond Holiday Light Show!

PRO TIP: purchase tickets online in advance. You can purchase tickets below.

2021 Richmond Holiday Light Show Hours of Operation

Below you will find the hours of operation throughout the month of November for the Richmond Holiday Light Show. 

For the full schedule featuring both November and December, please click the button below. 

Thursday, Nov 25
Friday, Nov 26
Saturday, Nov 27
Sunday, Nov 28
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
OPEN | Richmond Holiday Light Show
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
OPEN | Richmond Holiday Light Show
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
OPEN | Richmond Holiday Light Show
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
OPEN | Richmond Holiday Light Show

HAVE QUESTIONS?

See below for some of our frequently asked questions regarding the Richmond Holiday Light Show. 

WHERE DO I ENTER FOR THE RICHMOND HOLIDAY LIGHT SHOW?

Entry for this event is through Gate 7. Please use the following address for navigation:
4690 Carolina Ave., Richmond VA 23222

HOW DO I PURCHASE TICKETS?
You can purchase tickets at holidaylightshow.com/richmondticketcard.

HOW LONG IS THE EVENT?
The Richmond Holiday Light Show runs from 20-30 minutes.

WHAT KIND OF VEHICLE CAN I DRIVE THROUGH THE LIGHT SHOW?
For safety reason, only allowing cars and trucks (pickup trucks, SUV, etc.). No buses, limos, trailers, trollies, etc.

AM I ALLOWED TO EXIT MY CAR WHILE DRIVING THROUGH THE SHOW?
For your safety, we ask that you remain in your vehicle while you're at the Richmond Holiday Light Show.