Lighting Displays in Northern Colorado

We Love The Festive Lights Of The Season! Have You Found Some Spectacular Lights? Let Us Know.

By Melissa Shrader Editor/Publisher Fort Collins Macaroni Kid December 12, 2022

Looking for some spectacular houses decorated in the Christmas Spirit? 

Check out the following displays in Fort Collins.

1 - Garden of Lights See Santa too on special nights
2 - Downtown Fort Collins 

3The Big Blue Tree 
4 - Horsetooth & Ziegler Residence is the most impressive private home display in Fort Collins that a subscriber submitted for us to view. Every year dozens of inflatables are set between two homes at 3220 and 3226 Michelle Lane south of Horsetooth off Ziegler in Fort Collins, See Santa on a motorcycle, a penguin on an igloo, an inflatable camping trailer, a number of blow-up snowmen and thousands of lights. The display is up from Thanksgiving through the first week in January from 5-11pm.
5- Lights for Habitat 

6 - Foothills Mall Enjoy the lights, See Santa, and enjoy all the events over the holiday season weekends

Lighting displays in Loveland

1 - Light The Lagoon display at Loveland’s Foote Lagoon. 

2 - Loveland’s Winter Wonderlights at Chapungu Sculpture Park

3 - Promenade Shops will be festively lit till Mid January . 

4 - Christmas Walk in the Woods December 10 to January 1

5 - Downtown Loveland’s Lights along 4th street make downtown festive and bright. They will be shining from late November to early February. 

6 - The lights at South Shore shine bright and festive through the season. South Shore Parkway 499 E Eisenhower Blvd.

7 - Namaqua Hill Star continues the tradition of shining bright through the season. Skyline Natural area West of Morning Dr 

For something a bit further away

1 - Zoo Lights at the Denver Zoo is a favorite and a tradition for our family. There are 38 illuminated acres over 150 animated animal sculptures. There are many COVID Guidelines here 
2 - Blossoms of Light and Trail of Lights are located at the Botanic Gardens in Denver and Chatfield Botanic Gardens.  Both are wonderful and offer different perks.  
3 - Railway Trolley Light Tour is a wonderful trolley ride through Cheyenne Wyoming that follows some of the best city lights around.  

2022 list 

Tell me about the lights in your area and I'll add them to this article.  Let's see how long we can make it. 

This Year's Hits! 

Fort Collins 

321 and 325 Albion Way (joint display that accepts donations for Habitat for Humanity)
364 Albion Way
2412 Crabtree Dr
7102 Pruitt Court
6903 Ranger Drive
2318 Ryeland Court
4413 Starflower Drive
432 West St.
1112 Woodford Ave.


847 N Namaqua Ave

3907 Cottonwood Drive


1626 W. County Rd 76


Integrated Pediatric Therapy Associates, 4650 Royal Vista Circle (free one-night-only drive-thru display event 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5)
2106 Grain Bin Drive (an official Toys for Tots drop-off location)
822 Lakebrook Ct.


These are past years hits! 

Fort Collins

503 Annalise Way

2120 Clipper Way

1017 Main St. 

1832 N. Overland Trail

7649 REA Pkwy.

2318 Ryeland Court

4413 Starflower Drive

655 Zuni Circle

2000 block of Westview Rd., Fort Collins
2312 and 2318 Ryeland Ct. Fort Collins
1112 Woodford Ave. Fort Collins
7208 Randolph Court, Fort Collins
1451 S. Taft Hill Rd. Fort Collins
3120 Birmingham Dr. Fort Collins
432 West St. Fort Collins
2115 Westview Dr. Fort Collins
3220 and 3226 Michelle Ln. Fort Collins
321 and 325 Albion Way (accepts donations for Habitat for Humanity) Fort Collins
Fort Collins Health Care Center, 1000 S. Lemay Ave.
2985 Southmoor Drive, Fort Collins
2243 Ouray Court, Fort Collins
2801 Middlesborough Court, Fort Collins

Poudre Valley REA-  7649 REA Parkway

1430 Glen Haven Dr.


1626 W. County Rd 76, Wellington (5 to 9 p.m. nightly through Jan. 1)
4480 and 4458 Bragg Ln., Wellington


3226 N. County Road 23 E, Laporte


508 15h St.
Cypress Court
751 Ponderosa Drive
614 10th St.

305 Telluride Dr., Windsor
822 Lakebrook Court, Windsor
475 Mannon Drive, Windsor


1324 Autumn Purple Court

880 22nd St., SW, Loveland
1669 Carol Drive, Loveland
6006 Jordan Drive, Loveland
6114 Kelly Beth Court, Loveland
1010 20th St., SW, Loveland
Krypton Court, 375 and 386, Loveland
1702 S. County Road 9, Loveland
847 Namaqua Drive, Loveland
1829 Ranae Place, Loveland


Fifth Street and Turner, Berthoud
721 Sixth St., Berthoud
Fickel Park, 620 Mountain Ave., Berthoud
645 Turner Ave., Berthoud
501 Ninth St., Berthoud
1020 Meadowlark Drive, Berthoud


5940 Jasper St.

6831 Rainier Road


Lincoln Park - 802 10th St.
354 50th Ave