One of the best parts of the holiday season is enjoying a winter light display around Bethesda. Whether you are looking for light shows of Rudolf and Santa or the nativity, there is winter light display around Bethesda to delight you and your family! Be sure to dress warmly some of these involve walking outside!
Festival of Lights at the Mormon Temple
9900 Stoneybrook Dr., Kensington, Maryland. (301) 587-0144. November 30-December 31, 2017. Dusk to 10 p.m. nightly. FREE Admission. View more than 450,000 lights and a live outdoor Nativity scene each evening from 6 to 9 p.m. Christmas trees representing nations around the world are there too! Live musical performances begin at 7 and 8 p.m. with a different musical group performing each night. This winter light display is hosted by the Washington, D.C. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter–day Saints, also known as the Mormon Temple.
Winter Lights at Seneca Creek State Park
11950 Clopper Road, Gaithersburg, Maryland. November 24-December 31, 2017 (closed December 25). Sunday – Thursday (closed Monday) 6 – 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday 6 – 10 p.m. $12 per car Tues-Thurs, $15 Fri-Sun. Winter Lights is a magical Christmas light display including more than 350 illuminated displays and along a 3.5-mile drive through the park. Themed areas include Teddy Bear Land, Winter Woods, the Victorian Village, and the North Pole, just to give you a teasing invitation to this winter light display!