Few things get us into the holiday spirit more than the shimmer of twinkling lights adorning the charming streets, parks and Tammany Trace trailheads of St. Tammany Parish. While navigating the hustle and bustle of the holidays, take a break to stroll or drive by these free light displays and bring out that inner glow!

Christmas on Front Street

Santa in his sleigh at Christmas on Front Street in Slidell

When: November 18, 2022-January 1, 2023, from dusk until dawn

Where: Front Street, Olde Towne Slidell

The City of Slidell and Keep Slidell Beautiful welcome you each night to Olde Towne with a dazzling display of thousands of lights along Front Street. 

34th Annual Christmas Under the Stars

Slidell's Christmas under the Stars display

When: December 2, 3, 9 and 10, 6-9 p.m.

WhereGriffith Park, 333 Erlanger Ave, Slidell

Join the free celebration of twinkling lights, festive decorations, life-size Christmas cottages and other family fun this December.

23rd Annual Holiday of Lights

Lighted displays at The Holiday of Lights in Mandeville

When: December 2, 3, 9 and 10, 6-8:30 p.m. each night

Where: Tammany Trace Trailhead at 21490 Koop Drive, Mandeville 

Sing along with carolers, visit with Santa, ride the kiddie rides, and enjoy fare from local food truck vendors.
While you're there, stop by the Children’s Museum for more holiday fun!

12 Days of Christmas 

Five Golden Rings display from Covington's 12 Days of Christmas lights

When: December 9, 2022 - January 6, 2023, from dusk until dawn

Where: Historic Downtown Covington

A favorite Christmas carol has a place of prominence in Covington with lighted displays depicting the 12 Days of Christmas. Find them all with the map, snap a selfie, or belt the beloved carol on video to share with all those you'd love to be caroling with this holiday season.

Slidell's Bayou Christmas

Slidell's Bayou Christmas in Heritage Park

When: December 15-18 and 22-23, 2022, 6-9 p.m.

Where: Heritage Park1701 Bayou Lane, Slidell

The Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Louisiana's 8th annual fundraiser is a six-day event featuring free photos with Santa Claus, ice skating, entertainment, light displays, food and beverages, holiday decorations and a narrated Nativity display. Proceeds benefit the Slidell Unit of the Boys & Girls Club.


Winterland at the Shops

Winterland at the Shops Christmas willow tree


When: November 23-December 31, 2022, dusk until dawn

Where: 1200 West Causeway Approach, Mandeville

The Shops at 1200 West invite you to Winterland at the Shops, a free, beautiful light display featuring a 40-foot, illuminated willow tree to celebrate the Christmas season and get into the holiday spirit. Grab a selfie after you shop!




Revel in the holiday season with Santa, caroling, Christmas lights, festivals, shopping, sip n' strolls, and more.

Plan to celebrate year-round at culinary and cultural festivities on Louisiana Northshore.

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