This year, we were fortunate enough to find the California Christmas Lights website, a detailed archive of the biggest and best Christmas light display in nearly every city and county you could dream of! We decided to comb through our own cities and highlight the must sees in each city. Navigate your way through our spotlights in cities like Yorba Linda, Anaheim, Buena Park, Fullerton, and Garden Grove! We’ve included pictures of their most recent display and a few short details of each display. We hope to see you at one of the displays this Holiday season! Visit IrvineMomsNetwork.com for more fun guides like this and any other information you didn’t know you needed. All images are property of California Christmas Lights.
- $20 Discount Holiday Cruise tickets when booking online, or calling (949)675-0550 and mentioning Lights20. Newport Harbor is fully decorated, experience it aboard a vessel on this special holiday cruise. View the estates decked out with thousands of lights.
Yorba Linda Christmas Lights
20630 Vista Del Sol : this light display encompasses 2 entire houses, each bulb is individually controlled by the owner. Light shows last a couple hours and is fully of different genres of music. They also have a 20 foot square mega matrix that is used to display words and various images.
5325 Village Center Dr: Village Center is made of 191 homes that sit on the 15 acre lake, each one is decorated for the holiday season. It is a walking neighborhood, but guests are free to drive if they would like to as well. The entire path up and down is a total of 2 miles.
Anaheim Christmas Lights
1816 N Symphony St: Thousands of computer controlled lights are set to Christmas music. Visitors can tune in to 89.1 FM from Thanksgiving up to January 1st. Shows are displayed from 5 PM – 10 PM nightly. Previous year shows are available on YouTube as well!
7690 Lantana Drive: Visit the Peanuts gang themed display with over 15,500 lights! Don’t just look, be apart of the display! A red bench is properly located in the display to allow visitors to join in on the fun and take pictures. Additionally, a 24’ Christmas tree and a star 35’ in the air as well as a nativity scene. A very traditional Christmas display. Operating between Dec. 1st – Jan. 6th. Lights on between 5:30pm – 10:00pm except on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
8073 Calendula Dr: Watch as this beautiful display flashes and blinks in complete synchronization with Christmas music. The display has even been upgraded to almost completely LED lights and includes 10 inflatables, a see-saw, several mini-trees and many more fun decorations.
Fullerton Christmas lights
1601 N Mountain View Pl: Visit the Fullerton Light Show, one of the most experienced light shows in town. A house that was inspired by the viral video that made its way around the internet before Christmas 2005. The amount of upgrades that are made every year are impressive to say the least. A must see!
2970 Primrose Ave: An entire neighborhood that is visited by flocks of people every single year. The majority of the neighborhood comes together to put on a wonderful Holiday display for everyone to come visit and see with their own eyes.
Garden Grove Lights
1200 E Acacia St: Otherwise known as Candy Cane Lane, a neighbourhood known for going all out during the Holiday season. Hopes to make it’s comeback this year as COVID restrictions continue to lift. Residents in the past sold hot coco and chocolate in front of their amazing displays.
6531 Belgrave: Visit the animated penguin village and gingerbread land with a train. Kids of all ages are also invited to write a letter to Santa and drop it off in his mailbox at this special display. Enjoy the newly added Mickey Mouse village and giant teddy bear.