7 Places to See the Best Christmas Lights in Colorado Springs

This year the city of Colorado Springs is going all out with holiday festivals, Christmas decorations, dazzling light installations, and amazing light shows.

Most of these Christmas light tours are within a few minutes drive of the city. So grab your favorite hot drink and your best holiday music playlist and be ready to take in the festive cheer.

The spectacular lighting event brings to life amazing lighting displays, holiday scenes, and favorite childhood characters. For 2022 there are even life-sized dinosaurs for Prehistoric Christmas.

1. Magic of Lights, Pikes Peak Raceway

They Cheyenne Mountain Zoo features 85 different light sculptures, illuminated inflated animals, and even a visit with Santa Clause. Then grab some delicious hot cocoa to warm up on a cold Colorado night.

2. CM Zoo Electric Safari

See thousands of lights as you drive your car one thousand feet above the canyon floor. Listen to Christmas music playing throughout the park, and be sure to take a lot of photos.

3. Bridge of Lights, Royal Gorge

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