Tampa Bay area holiday lights


Starting December 1, 2022, FOX 13 News will be highlighting Christmas light displays around the Tampa Bay area. Watch FOX 13 at 6 & 10 p.m. to see each night's pick. We'll also post a weekly recap here and on YouTube.

Is there a holiday display we should know about? Send us an email at fox13tampanews@fox.com.

Tampa Bay Holiday Lights Map

Ready to take a drive and see the best light displays around Tampa Bay? Map your route with this list.




Throw actual snowballs at The Florida Aquarium


Recycling Christmas trees

FULL STORY: How to recycle your Christmas tree in Tampa


Keeping kids busy during the holiday break


Old West Tampa cigar factory clock being restored

FULL STORY: West Tampa cigar factory hopes to ring in 2023 with restored clock


Tampa high-schoolers offer their 2023 resolutions


Week 1 - See how homeowners in Davenport and Tampa go all out for the holidays.


Week 2 - Homeowners in Tampa and Sarasota showed us the spirit of the season – including a local Chick-fil-A!


Week 3 - Homes in Tampa, Sarasota and Lithia dazzled with lights, bringing an extra special glow to neighborhood in the Tampa Bay area. 


Week 4 - Stunning displays lit up neighborhoods in Tampa, Sarasota and Clearwater, featuring a gigantic Santa!


Week 5 - On the last week of the year, homeowners in Tampa, Clearwater and Town 'n' Country had merrier and brighter holiday displays.


Kwanzaa celebrations kicked off in St. Pete

FULL STORY: St. Pete Youth Farm kicked off weeklong Kwanzaa celebrations


South Pasadena holiday boat parade


Making Christmas brighter for seniors

FULL STORY: Volunteers make sure hundreds of Pinellas County seniors spend Christmas with gifts


Christmas Village collection stays up year-round at Safety Harbor home


Pilot gets into holiday spirit with flight plan

FULL STORY: Pilot's festive flight path reveals Christmas tree over Central Florida


What's Right with Tampa Bay: Angels Against Abuse


New Port Richey girl receives castle she wished for

FULL STORY: New Port Richey girl with severe form of epilepsy, cerebral palsy gifted castle for Christmas


Couple's nutcracker collection becomes unique holiday tradition at Country Skillet in Clearwater


Charity makes wooden toys for children in need

FULL STORY: Pinellas County workshop busy making wooden toys for sick, less fortunate kids


Inverness teen shares love for inflatable holiday decorations


Palmetto couple has Christmas wish come true

FULL STORY: After waiting more than two years, Palmetto man gets new kidney ahead of Christmas