1. The Magic Tree
A Columbia landmark! The Village of Cherry Hill is home to this cherry tree that is adorned with colorful lights from trunk to treetop. Bring your camera- this is the perfect spot for a family photo! Open daily from 5pm-11pm until January 6th.
Image source: The Magic Tree website
2. Candy Cane Crib
Every year, this home is decked out with thousands upon thousands of holiday lights and decorations. Drive by 115 W El Cortez Dr., and while you're there, spread some holiday cheer and make a donation to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Missouri.
Image source: Candy Cane Crib Facebook
3. The District
Downtown Columbia is home to a second "magic tree", as well as giant illuminated snowflakes lining the street and an enormous wreath on Landmark Bank. Plus, get a little last-minute shopping done and support our local businesses!
Image source: Columbia Tribune
4. Countryside Nursery School
This adorable little school on the corner of Chapel Hill and Fairview really lights up for the kiddos this time of year!
Image source: Countryside Nursery School Facebook
5. Precious Hearts Learning Center
Another brightly-lit daycare with a colorful, over-the-top light display, found at 2700 Ballenger Ln.
Image Source: Columbia, MO Christmas Lights Locator Facebook