About Us


Imagine a place filled with snowflakes, toys, reindeer, gingerbread men and even old St. Nick himself.  It’s not the North Pole;  It’s The Anderson Christmas Lights in Anderson, South Carolina.


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Anderson Lights of Hope is proud to present in 2021              the 28th annual light show that has been illuminating the Upstate during the holidays with its 2.5 mile long drive through displays.  Over 3.5 million lights cover 200+ displays, trees, bushes, buildings and line the roadway.  This family tradition has become a true holiday event for many families. Many visitors repeat visits weekly.  Each year we add new displays and move them around the park to make it different.


It is no easy task to make the 45 acre site turn into a winter wonderland. Hundreds of volunteers work more than 1,400 hours to bring the twinkle not only to Santa’s eyes but those of the visitors.


What are people saying about the Anderson Christmas Lights:


“The Cancer Association of Anderson is proud to be a partnering charity working with the Anderson Lights of Hope team. The event provides a fun activity for our volunteers that reaps a financial as well as a marketing benefit for our patients. We look forward to participating each year.” - Angie Stringer, Executive Director - CAA.


“Pictures with Santa were awesome! - Linda Jorgensen Brashier


“The horse and buggy ride seeing the lights was amazing.” - Larry Britt, Jr.


“It’s our family tradition. We go every year and have a wonderful time. The staff is friendly and helpful. Proceeds go to a great cause. Looking forward to many years of visiting the Anderson Christmas Lights.” - Jaclyn Ann Osteen





PO Box 1413 Anderson, SC 29622 | www.andersonchristmaslights.org | andersonlightsofhope@gmail.com

501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization     South Carolina Secretary of State #P14469     Federal Tax ID #56-2650542

© Anderson lights of hope 2021