Celebration in Lights, Virginia’s first drive-through holiday light event, opens for its 23rd season on Thanksgiving night, November 26, 2015, at Newport News Park. The Park will be transformed by over 800,000 individual lights, creating animated holiday and fanciful scenes. With over 300 individual display pieces (70 animated), 43 arches, and three miles of rope lighting, Celebration in Lights enhances the natural beauty of the two-mile drive along Newport News Park’s main road.
From November 26, 2015 through January 2, 2016, Celebration in Lights will be open daily. Hours and admission are: Sunday - Saturday 5:30 - 10:00 PM, $12.00 per car and $60.00 per bus (cash, credit cards Visa/MC). Checks can be made payable to the City of Newport News and advance/gift tickets may be purchased at the Newport News Visitors Center.
Newport News Park is located at the intersection of Ft. Eustis Blvd. and Jefferson Ave. in Newport News, VA. Directions: Eastbound I-64 use Exit 247 (Lee Hall), Westbound I-64 use Exit 250 B (Ft. Eustis). For more information, call 757.926.1400.