Nights of Lights in St. Augustine transforms the nation’s oldest city into a mesmerizing winter wonderland each holiday season. As the sun sets over the historic brick streets and Spanish architecture, millions of white lights adorning buildings, palm trees, and the iconic Bridge of Lions come to life, casting a warm and enchanting glow throughout the entire city. The soft radiance reflects off the Matanzas River, creating a picturesque backdrop that captivates visitors and locals alike. From the historic district to the bayfront, the entire city becomes a dazzling tapestry of light, illuminating the rich cultural heritage and architectural marvels that define St. Augustine. The festive atmosphere is further heightened by the sounds of carolers, the clip-clop of horse-drawn carriages, and the aroma of seasonal treats wafting through the air. Nights of Lights has become a beloved tradition, drawing visitors from far and wide to experience the magic and splendor that make St. Augustine a truly magical destination during the holiday season.
Nights of Lights begins November 18th, 2023 and runs through January 28th, 2024. The St. Augustine Attractions Association has over 30 members participating in Nights of Lights events throughout the season. Check our blog posting for updated specific member events and promotions.