Gwinnett’s Free Neighborhood Light Displays!

Gwinnett’s Free Neighborhood Light Displays!

Lake Lanier Islands Magical Night of Lights and Stone Mountain Christmas Lights are beautiful (and include a fee) but what about other lesser-known areas around Gwinnett to see Christmas Lights?  Here is a highlight of some of the subdivisions and homeowners that put up amazing light displays right here in Gwinnett that families can enjoy for free!

If you’re willing to drive a bit farther, make sure to check out the bonus recommendations below which include free light displays right outside Gwinnett.


  • Mineral Springs Rd & 124 (near Mill Creek High)
    • 1856 Mineral Springs Rd, synced to music
  • Clearwater Plantation Subdivision
    • off Friendship Rd close to Clearwater Crossing Shopping Center


  • Hidden Falls Subdivision off Camp Branch Rd
    • Hidden Falls Drive
    • Lots of beautifully decorated homes with trees lit in red and white lights throughout the neighborhood
  • MorningBrooke Subdivision
    • Creekview Bluff Way
  • Corner of Hamilton Mill Rd & South Puckett Rd
  • 2763 Blue Moon Drive

Sugar Hill

  • Arbor Clos Subdivision off Hwy 20
    • Entrance is Silverberry Lane NE then turn left
      • Beautiful display at 610 Silverberry Lane
  • Level Creek Rd
    • Between Sugar Hill Elementary & North Gwinnett High


  • 181 Sandhurst Drive
  • Rivermoore Park Subdivison
    • Meadow Park Drive


  • Christmas on Amberwood – 371 Amberwood Drive
    • 65 inflatables, several thousand lights on 24/7, walk within display and take pictures with inflatables
    • Snow machine and music with pictures with Santa on Friday & Saturday Nights until the 23rd (weather permitting)
    • Christmas village with houses ranging from Wrigley Field to Dollar General Store
    • Daffy’s Pet Soup Kitchen donations are accepted for the less fortunate with pets
  • Vinyard Christmas – 3690 Vinyard Way
    • 13,000 lights are synced to music, 91.7 FM to listen
  • 805 Montecruz Drive
  • 1157 Fountain Glen Court
    • Nativity, Happy Birthday Jesus sign, Santa and Mrs. Claus, Christmas tree and Santa’s sled with reindeer
    • Christmas music as a background


  • Lights on Linstone – 2250 Linstone Lane
    • Lights with 18 songs, large Santa and Christmas Tree blow ups



**Bonus: Outside Gwinnett – these are definitely worth checking out if you’re willing to drive a little farther**

  • Christmas in Cornelia – Christmas Lights through Dec. 31st at “Big City Park” on Wyly St. in Cornelia
    • Christmas in the Park – Dec. 15th – 17th from 5 pm – 10 pm at Big City Park, includes ice skating ($5), hayride ($1), s’mores ($1), free pictures with Santa until 9 pm, carolers, and Christmas themed dance party.
  • Christmas on the Hill – 6711 Willowbrook Trail, Flowery Branch
  • The Tuckers – 7331 Williams Road, Flowery Branch
    • 30,000 lights with music
  • Christmas in the Grove – 1428 Oak Grove Drive, Decatur
    • 115,000 lights, listen to 87.9 FM after 7:30 pm
  • A Whole Lot of Christmas – 1833 Smokerise Summit Stone Mountain
    • 100,000 lights synced to music, listen to 89.1 FM
    • Includes pictures with Santa, weather permitting
  • Emory Hospital in John’s Creek Display – begins at 6375 Hospital Pkwy John’s Creek
  • Ashebrooke Night of Lights – 5005 Luke Dr, Cumming
    • Sunday, Dec. 18th @ 7 pm streets will be lit with luminaries to to help raise money for two families in their neighborhood who are going through a difficult time.
  • Hillbrooke Subdivison – 5450 North Hillbrooke Trace Alpharetta
  • Christmas in Castille  – 4220 Tivoli Way Alpharetta
    • 55,000 lights synchronized to music, Thurs-Sat nights 6pm – 9pm
    • Also see this printable list of Light Shows in Georgia they put together.


Thank you to everyone who submitted their suggestions!

Please note, this is not a guaranteed list but was created as accurately as possible with information I was provided and found online.  Is there something in this list I missed?  Let me know in the comments below!

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18 responses to “Gwinnett’s Free Neighborhood Light Displays!”

  1. Jen says:

    The morningbrooke one in Buford is actually at creekview bluff way.

  2. Ginger Williams says:

    The people on Amberwood trail take pet donations for the less fortunate with pets,great people very friendly

  3. The Tuckers at 7331 Williams Rd. Flowery Branch Ga. says:

    We have 30,000 lights some with music .

  4. Hey can you update our listing. We have 65 inflatables, several thousand Lights. You are also able to walk around within our display and take pictures next to your favorite inflatable. Also have a snow machine and music while Santa is here on Friday and Saturdays till the 23rd (weather permitting). Also have a Christmas village with houses ranging from Wrigley Field to dollar general store. We also accept donations for Daffys Pet Soup Kitchen out of Lawrenceville. Lights areon 24,7


  5. Tana says:

    805 Montecruz Drive, Lawrenceville has an impressive display.

  6. Rob says:

    I’d love to have people stop by and see my nativity scene. It has the nativity, Santa and Mrs. Claus, Christmas tree, Happy Birthday Jesus sign, and Santa’s sled with reindeer all with Christmas music as a background.

    1157 Fountain Glen Court, Lawrenceville

  7. Nancy says:

    Lights on Linstone — 2250 Linstone Lane, Grayson GA, also has an awesome light display with music, I think it’s 18 songs and a VERY large Santa and Christmas tree that are blow ups.

  8. Tasha says:

    The little town of Cornelia, Ga really does an amazing job lighting their city park.

  9. Abby says:

    Thanks for taking the time to make this list! We’d love it if there was a printable/PDF version for the car next year. 🙂

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