The Midlands Largest Drive-Through Lights Show!
Experience the magic as Saluda Shoals Park comes alive in a blaze of more than a million sparkling lights. Journey through more than two miles of lights featuring over 400 colorful, animated light displays of all shapes and sizes! Create lasting family memories this year at Holiday Lights on the River.
Due to COVID-19, there will not be any activities or Santa at this year's Holiday Lights except the Winter Walking Trail to the Wetland. Parking for the trail is at the Environmental Center.
Food truck concessions will be available in the Environmental Center parking lot.
$20/Cars; $40/12–15 Passenger Van, Trucks w/ Trailers & Limos; $60/Bus (16+ Passengers)
($1 fee for credit card transaction)
The Holiday Lights entrance is located at 6071 St. Andrews Road between Wendy's and Aldi.
All Holiday Lights traffic will enter at the east entrance of Saluda Shoals Park at 6071 St. Andrews Rd., Columbia, SC.
From I-26 -
Option A1 - take exit #102A, Lake Murray Blvd., follow Lake Murray Blvd to St. Andrews Rd. and turn left onto St. Andrews Road. Stay on St. Andrews Rd. for approximately 2.9 miles. The entrance to the park will be on the right between Wendy’s and Aldi.
Option A2 - take exit #103, Harbison Blvd., follow Harbison Blvd. to St. Andrews Rd. and turn left onto St. Andrews Road. Stay on St. Andrews Rd. for approximately 1.8 miles. The entrance to the park will be on the right between Wendy’s and Aldi.
Option B - take exit #104, Piney Grove Rd. and turn left. Follow Piney Grove Rd. to St. Andrews Rd. and turn right on St. Andrews Rd. Make an immediate left between Wendy’s and Aldi and proceed straight into the Park’s East entrance. On busy nights, it may be difficult to make a left into the park and there have been times when officers directing traffic will not allow traffic to merge into the left lane.
From Interstate 20 - exit at Bush River Rd. Turn west on Bush River Rd. and continue to the traffic light at St. Andrews Rd. Turn left onto St. Andrews Rd., then left again between Wendy's and Aldi and proceed straight into the east entrance. On busy nights, it may be difficult to make a left into the park and there have been times when officers directing traffic will not allow traffic to merge into the left lane.
HOLIDAY LIGHTS PROGRAM
THANK YOU TO OUR HOLIDAY LIGHTS PARTNERS!
Wetland Wonderland Walking Trail
All Seasons Hospice & Medical Associates
I Heart Media
Palmetto Citizens Federal Credit Union
Palmetto Smiles Pediatric, Orthodontic & Family Dentistry
Saluda Shoals Foundation
Anthony John Construction
Columbia International University
First Community Bank
Gibson & Associates, Inc.
Loveless Commercial Contracting, Inc.
Meetze Plumbing Co Inc
Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Merry Christmas Columbia
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein
Trevett's Direct, LLC
Zion & Company
Dancing Forest Partners
Lexington Wingate by Wyndham & IMIC Hotels
Mathias Sandwich Shop
McGriff Insurance Services, Inc.
Mid-Carolina Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Moore Taylor Law Firm
Tin Can Kettle Corn
Whitehall Carpet Cleaners
Special Thanks to:
ACF - Midlands Chapter
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