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The Most Magical Christmas Events in

Holiday markets. Dazzling light displays. Towering Christmas trees. Caves filled with holiday lights. If you’re looking for some holiday fun this Christmas in Louisville, then look no further than these must-see Christmas events!

The Winter Wood Spectacular winds through the woods of Iroquois Park. Bring a hot drink and take an evening stroll!

1) Winter Wood Spectacular

Gardens Aglimmer showcases the Waterfront Botanical Gardens like you’ve never seen them before!

2) Gardens Aglimmer

Typically occurring just after Thanksgiving, Louisville’s annual Christmas Tree lighting event occurs on the Jefferson Square and Metro Hall lawns, and the lights last all season long.

3) Light Up Louisville

This winter holiday festival includes Louisville’s only outdoor ice skating rink, a holiday market full of delicious treats (helloooo,gourmet hot chocolate!) and Santa’s Workshop.

4) Fête De Noël In Paristown

The first weekend in December several of Old Louisville’s stunning Victorian mansions open their doors to the general public to see them decorated out in all their Christmas finery.

5) Old Louisville Holiday Home Tour

Wear a pair of good walking shoes and head to the Exposition Center to peruse hundreds of booths of kitschy, ridiculous, handmade, definitely not handmade, and all kinds of other Christmas… stuff!

6) Christmas Gift & Decor Show

Christmas on the Farm is the ultimate Locust Grove Christmas experience, with interpretative performances, choir and band concerts, holiday crafts, refreshments galore, and more!

7) Christmas On The Farm

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