Holiday Lights In and Around Tulsa

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Nothing gets people in the holiday spirit quite like brilliant displays of sparkling lights and the cozy sight of a decked-out Christmas Tree! Continue reading to learn where to find some of the best holiday lights in Tulsa! And find even more options in our Festive Festivals list.

“Big Spirit, Little Trees” Christmas Tree Exhibit

  • When: 2022 Dates TBD
  • Where: The Museum Broken Arrow, 400 S. Main St., Broken Arrow

The Museum Broken Arrow will welcome the Christmas season with a showcase of community donated and decorated trees at their annual Christmas Tree exhibit. Museum visitors are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy suitable for children under 12 to be donated. www.brokenarrowmuseum.org


Lights On! in Jenks

  • When: TBD
  • Where: 1st-4th St.

Third Annual Route 66 Twinkle Tour

  • When: TBD
  • Where: Route 66 in Tulsa (28 miles)

Cruise the Mother Road in Tulsa to see festively decorated businesses! Then, head to the Tulsa Route 66 Commission’s Facebook page to vote for your favorite. Find a Twinkle Tour map here.


Rhema Lights

  • When: November 23, 2022-January 12, 2023
  • Where: Rhema Bible Church, 1025 W. Kenosha St., Broken Arrow

Rhema’s Christmas Lights Extravaganza began in 1982 with about 60,000 lights. Today, more than two million lights adorn the campus from Thanksgiving Eve through New Year’s Day. The glittering lights will shine every day from 5:30-11:30 p.m. Admission is free. www.rhemalights.org


Castle Christmas

  • When: Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve
  • Where: The Castle of Muskogee, 3400 W. Fern Mountain Rd., Muskogee

Drive through Castleton Village, filled with over 2,000 holiday displays and thousands of colorful lights, creating an unforgettable experience. Open every night, Thanksgiving through New Year’s, 5:30-10 p.m. Drive-through is free; donations accepted.

Other activities, including visits with Father Christmas a cafe, train rides through the village, and more, are available certain days for an additional fee. Learn more at www.okcastle.com.


Garden of Lights at Honor Heights Park

garden of lights at honor heights park is a great nearby option if you're looking for holiday lights in tulsa

  • When: Open daily, Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and close at 10 p.m. (Sunday through Thursday) or 11 p.m. (Friday and Saturday)
  • Where: 1400 Honor Heights Dr., Muskogee

Celebrate the holidays and experience animated displays with more than 1,000,000 LED shimmering lights at Muskogee’s Annual Garden of Lights, an attraction for the whole family to enjoy. The 130-acre Honor Heights Park is decorated for the holiday season with azalea bushes and other vegetation illuminated with color, imitating their natural state during the blooming of spring. This 35-40 minute drive-thru attraction features lighted displays of deer, squirrels, and birds scattered amongst a wide variety of trees wrapped in lights. Animated displays are synchronized to recorded holiday music available on your radio as you drive through the park.


Lights On! At Utica Square

  • When: November 24, 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Utica Square, 21st and Utica

This year’s in-person Lights On is being held at Utica Square starting at 6:30pm, Thanksgiving evening. Viewers can get into the Christmas spirit as they sing along to carols performed by the Grady Nichols Band, enjoy a special visit from Santa and countdown the official kickoff to the holiday season: Utica Square’s 54th Annual Lights On ceremony.


Wonderland of Lights

  • When: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, November 25-December 18, 5-9 p.m.
  • Where: Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve, 1925 Woolaroc Ranch Rd., Bartlesville

A wonderful holiday tradition returns again this year at Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve, with the spectacular Wonderland of Lights. The grounds and buildings of Woolaroc will be covered with over 750,000 lights as the historic ranch transforms itself into a magical winter wonderland!

Admission to Wonderland of Lights is $6 for adults and $1 for children 11 and under.

Woolaroc is located 12 miles SW of Bartlesville on State Highway 123 and 45 miles NW of Tulsa. For more information, call Woolaroc at 918-336-0307, extension 100 or 101.  woolaroc.org


Garden of Lights

Tulsa Botanic Garden's Garden of Lights is one of the best places to view holiday lights in Tulsa!

Tulsa Botanic Garden’s Garden of Lights is one of the best places to view holiday lights in Tulsa!

  • When: 2022 TBD
  • Where: Tulsa Botanic Garden, 3900 Tulsa Botanic Dr.

 


Lights On Owasso

  • When: 2022 TBD
  • Where: Redbud Festival Park, 109 N. Main St., Owasso

 


Glow on the Green

  • When: 2022 TBD
  • Where: Guthrie Green, 111 E. Reconciliation Way

Enjoy thousands of lights illuminating Guthrie Green and holiday festivities including live music, food, hot drinks, and 30+ local market vendors. Channel 6 meteorologist Travel Meyer will host the Lights On ceremony with special guest Santa Claus at 7 p.m.


Winter Wonderland presented by American Airlines

  • When: 2022 TBD
  • Where: Gathering Place, 2600 S. Riverside Dr.

Gathering Place will once again transform into a Winter Wonderland, spreading holiday cheer with special performances, carolers, festive food and holiday drinks. Enjoy a ride on the Winter Wonderland Express and explore thousands of twinkling lights transforming the Park into a festive holiday village! Don’t forget to capture a holiday family photo with Santa Claus! Create holiday traditions and memories for the whole family at Gathering Place’s Winter Wonderland presented by American Airlines. gatheringplace.org


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