140 Sterling Way, Hollister, 417-331-1316
Cost: $175–345, ranging between 2–14 guests
Enjoy a luxurious style tour all around Branson’s top Christmas lighting stops. You’ll make a stop at the strip, the Branson Landing, and everywhere in between. The tour includes a professional chauffeur, candy canes and Christmas music on this two hour ride.
6021 W. 76 Country Blvd., Branson, 417-334-4191
Cost: $25 per car load
This favorite Branson spot features millions of multi-colored lights as you drive through with family and friends. They also serve free hot chocolate.
2751 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway, Branson, 417-337-9453
Cost: $25 for basic admission per car load
The Zoo offers a drive through light display, guided at your own pace in addition to a 45 minute VIP Santa Safari and Santa meet and greets. They’ve got hot cocoa and popcorn and you can stop into the stocking stuffer gift shop and the elves secret gift shop.
2008 E. Cambridge St., Springfield
Cost: Free or by donation
Drive through this outstanding light display by Mike Bagwell and tune into 105.5 FM.This display features 150,000 individual lights and will put a smile on the entire family’s face.
2400 S. Scenic Ave., Springfield, 417-891-1515
Cost: $5 for adults, $2 for children 12 and under
This botanical themed light show takes place at Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden. They have over 100,00 lights corresponding to the structures and landscaping of the garden. You and the whole family can go and enjoy cozying up by the fire pit as well as purchasing hot beverages and treats from local vendors.
3309 State Hwy. 76, Branson, 417-593-0149
Cost: $129 per person for Branson Deluxe Light Tour, $59 per person for Silver Dollar City Tour
Experience the aerial views of the light displays at Branson hot spots like Silver Dollar City, the 76 Strip, the Branson Ferris Wheel, Shepherd of the Hills, Let There be Lights and more. Relax to holiday music and use this the perfect date night or enjoy it with one of your best friends.
2941 W. 76 Country Blvd., Branson, 417-332-1545
Cost: $129 per person
These chopper light tours leave from Branson’s Clark Downtown Airport after sunset as you fly over all the best Branson light shows like The Adoration Scene, the Branson Gift of the Lights, and of course Silver Dollar City.
117 Park Central Sq., Springfield
Stroll through Downtown Springfield and visit Park Central Square to take pictures in front of the Christmas tree and take in all the lights hung up on the Square. This is a perfect stop on your venture around 417-Land to see the Christmas tree is the perfect addition to date night.
635 E. Trafficway St., Springfield, 417-866-7444
Take a walk through Jordan Valley Park and enjoy the Festival of Lights displayed. While on the walk, you will hear your favorite holiday music that corresponds with this charming walk. This a family friendly option or another fun idea for a date night.
3825 W. Farm Rd 146, Springfield, 417-837-5949
Cost: $5 per vehicle, cash is preferred
Take the family or a group of friends and drive through this farm themed holiday drive through at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park. They are only open on weekends through December and they sell kettle corn, cinnamon rolls and hot chocolate to enhance your holiday experience.
891-691 N. Riverside Rd., Ozark, 417-581-7002
Cost: Free or by donation
Venture over to Ozark’s Finley River Park and check out their charming Christmas light display. Grab a group of friends or the family and take part in this token drive through light show.
602 E. Falls Circle, Ozark
Drive-thru and watch this adorable Christmas cottage light Ozark's night sky. The show runs from 5:30 to 10 p.m., Sunday through Thursday and 5:30 to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.