Dyker Heights Christmas Lights

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Free on your own or paid the tour
Dyker Heights Brooklyn, NY
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    71st Street

Dyker Heights Christmas Lights

Date:     From November 30th to January 3rd - 2020

The mot extravagant Christmas light display in New York is located in Diker Heights Brooklyn, between 11th and 13th Avenue and 83th and 86th street. This Italian-American neighborhood is where residents bring out their Christmas spirit, lighting their houses with brightly colored bulbs, decorating the houses with Santa Claus in different sizes, nativities, snowflakes that fall from rooftops creating an illusion that snow is falling from the sky, you can also enjoy animated reindeer, giant candy canes, that help create the Christmas Spirit in this magical neighborhood.

The video will show some houses in Dyker Heights and details how to make the tour on your own; However you can also take the tour that brings you from Manhattan to Brooklyn,

Tour:               5:45 pm - ROW NYC
                        6:15 pm - Pennsylvania Hotel

Duration:       3 hours 30 minutes (approx)

This holiday tour takes you to the residential neighborhoods of Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights, Italian-American sections of Brooklyn where you will find tree-lined streets and beautiful private residences decorated for the Christmas holidays.

You won't just see the lights; you'll walk through the neighborhoods with a guide to hear the stories behind this fun holiday event that brings thousands of people here each year. You may even meet some homeowners who are a proud part of this festive holiday.

On your way back to Manhattan, you'll see the spectacular New York skyline and some of the beautiful displays. Stop a Fifth Avenue and Rockefeller Center to see the iconic displays including the Christmas tree and ice skating rink. You'll be dropped off in Midtown to conclude your tour.

Buy tickets here.

Our advice:

  • Here are some tips to enjoy this Christmas light extravaganza in Dyker Heights.
  • Park your car and walk for better viewing options, bring strollers for the kids.
  • Take the D train to 71th Street in Brooklyn, get off the train at this stop and walk 10 minutes towards 11th and 13th Avenue and 83rd and 86th St.