We all know of the Charlotte Motor Speedway, Daniels Stowe Botanical Gardens, Carrowinds and the wonderful Zootastic...but did you know that there are alot of private homes that go all out "Griswold Style"? Map out these great places, keep warm and drink cocoa all in the comfort of your own car. Have fun!

Hillside Avenue in Myers Park

Throughout December, drive down Hillside Ave. in Charlotte to see the magical display of holiday lights and donate food items for Loaves & Fishes. Turn off your headlights and enjoy the splendor of many neighbors contributing to this wonderful event Bring a canned good to contribute for free hot chocolate on the weekends

Hard Family Christmas Lights (Listen on 91.5 FM)

1641 Shadow Creek St., Concord

*** As a fun note, Concord Parks and Rec is putting on a Flash Light Candycane hunt see their FB page here: FLASHLIGHT


A Sweitzers Christmas (Listen on 107.3 FM)

1001 Sunnyview Circle, Matthews  

Garden Oak Holiday Lights (Listen on 94.5 FM)

4026 Garden Oak Drive, Indian Trail, NC 28079
Brandon Oak Subdivision 
Donations collected for The National Foundation for Cancer Research

Stafford Park Christmas Light Show

Stafford Park Neighborhood, Keswick Lane, Rock Hill

When: December 14-15

Brookhaven Light Show Display (listen on 88.1)

1010 Elsmore Drive, Matthews

Shows at 6:30, 7:30, and 8:30pm  

Zimnowski Light Show (Listen on 87.9) 

15419 Hugh Mcauley Rd. Huntersville 

Fallatt's Charlotte Christmas (starts 12/9)


1028 Fountainbrook, Indian Trail 


Harbin Family Christmas Lights

10223 Summer House Court
Accepts donations for Make-A-Wish

Coleman Lights

Location: 7661 Natalie Commons Dr. Denver 

Show Times: December
Monday – Thursday: 5pm – 9pm
Friday – Sunday: 5pm – 10pm

Barger Home

7829 East Berkley Rd. Denver 

Fay Home

7662 Natalie Commons Dr. Denver 


Raz Lights

315 Ramano Dr Iron Station 

And if you see anything like this, don't get out of the car....