Winter Wonderland of Lights

Winter Wonderland of Lights

Ashland, Kentucky | 2023

Ashland, Kentucky | 2023

Celebrate the Season!

Ashland’s Central Park & Downtown District

We invite you to join us in celebrating our five-week Winter Wonderland of Lights festival! Stroll through our 52-acre park ablaze with 60 magical holiday displays containing over 800,000 lights.

Light Display

Nov. 13, 2023 to Jan. 1, 2024    
Dusk-10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday
Dusk-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Central Park and downtown Ashland

2023 Parade Band and Float Competition Winners

Band Winners:

  1. Valley High School
  2. Paul Blazer
  3. Green Township

Float Winners:

  1. Best of Show – House of Grace
  2. Best Use of Theme – Little Garner Baptist Church
  3. Runner-Up – Tri State Rehab
2023 Decorating Contest Awards
(Presented March 5, 2024)


  • Jonathan Ferguson Traveling Trophy — Broadway Books


  • Classic Christmas – Jamie Hinkle
  • Best Use of Lights – Shawn McDaniel and B J Burcham
  • Best Theme Display – Michael Freholm
  • Best Overall Display – Michael Freholm

Winter Wonderland of Lights Views

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