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Lake Myra Christmas Lights

  • Dates: November 24, 2021 - December 31, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Venue: Downtown Wendell
  • Location: Wendell
  • Address: 10 S. Cypress St., Wendell, NC 27591
  • Phone: 919.339.2073
  • Times: Nightly from 5:30-10pm
  • Admission: Free


This drive-in style, interactive light show features more than 400,000 dancing lights synched up with holiday music--it's one of the largest light displays on the east coast. The show typically lasts between 30 and 45 minutes and is free admission.

New for 2021, a walking path leads to some of the biggest displays. Dogs are welcome (on a leash).