Community Holiday Light Show
2017 Community Holiday Light Show
December 9 - 25, 2017 (Closed December 24)
Sunday - Thursday 6 pm - 9 pm
Friday - Saturday 6 pm - 10 pm
$7/vehicle; $15/mini buses and 15 - passenger vans
Children's Village (open nightly until 9 p.m. through Dec. 23)
Free photos with Santa, holiday crafts and hot chocolate.
To volunteer inside at Children's Village, click here. All volunteers are subject to a background screening.
As always, some of the displays will be judged by the visitors to the park. Participating displays will be competing on behalf of a non-profit organization. A monetary donation on behalf of the winning display will be made based on people's choice ballots.
On Monday December 11 and 18, and Tuesday, December 12 and 19, admission to the Community Holiday Light Show will be discounted. Prices will be $5/vehicle and $10/mini buses and 15 passenger vans.
Build a Display
Various organizations and businesses based in the Danville and surrounding areas decorate a spot in the Community Holiday Light Show to raise money for a non-profit of their choice. Below is the this year's builders and who they are building for.
- Site 1 - Goodyear - Danville decorating for United Way of Danville Pittsylvania County
- Site 2 - Centra Health decorating for Pittsylvania Pet Center
- Site 3 - Danville Riverview Rotary decorating for Danville Riverview Rotary
- Site 4 - Central Boulevard Church of God Youth (Momentum Youth Ministry) decorating for Central Boulevard Church of God Youth
- Site 5 - Danville-Pittsylvania Habitat for Humanity decorating for Danville-Pittsylvania Habitat for Humanity
- Site 6 - Experience Danville Pittsylvania County decorating for Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce Foundation
- Site 7 - URW Community FCU decorating for Children's Miracle Network
- Site 8 - Da Spot decorating for Danville Area Non-Profit Network
- Site 9 - Fraternal Order of Eagles Piedmont Aerie 4420 building for Fraternal Order of Eagles Piedmont Aerie 420
- Site 12 - Stonewall Therapeutic Recreation Center decorating for Danville Area Non-Profit Network
- Site 13 - Tunstall Middle School decorating for Tunstall Middle School PTO
- Site 14 - Team Pansies - American Cancer Society decorating for American Cancer Society
- Site 15 - Haven of the Dan River Region, Inc. decorating for Haven of the Dan River Region, Inc.
- Site 16 - GWHS Marching Band decorating for GWHS Marching Band
- Site 17 - Riverbend Volunteer Fire Department decorating for Riverbend Volunteer Fire Department
- Site 18 - VIRginia International Raceway decorating for the Danville Boys and Girls Club
- Site 19 - Dominion Pool and Spa decorating for Danville Pittsylvania Habitat for Humanity
- Site 20 - Old Dutch Supermarket - West Main st. decorating for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
- Site 21 - Center for Pediatric Therapies decorating for Autism One
- Site 22 - Trophy and Sign Center decorating for God's Pit Crew
- Site 23 - Danville Register and Bee decorating for God's Storehouse
- Site 24 - Riverside Roof Truss decorating for Danville Area Non-Profit Network
Support the Volunteers
A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the working volunteer group. Below is this year's volunteer schedule.
- Saturday, December 9 - GW Band Boosters
- Sunday, December 10 - Christ Temple Apostolic Church
- Monday, December 11 - Riverview Rotary
- Tuesday, December 12 - Sandy’s Angels-Relay for Life Team
- Wednesday, December 13 - Riverbend Fire Department
- Thursday, December 14 - Team Pansies American Cancer Society
- Friday, December 15 - Tunstall Middle School Climate Committee
- Saturday, December 16 - Brosville United Methodist Church
- Sunday, December 17 - Danville-Pittsylvania County Out of Darkness Suicide Prevention
- Monday, December 18 - Central Boulevard Church of God Youth
- Tuesday, December 19 - Boys and Girls Clubs of the Danville Area
- Wednesday, December 20 - E.A. Gibson Student Government Association
- Thursday, December 21 - Mount Olivet United Methodist Church
- Friday, December 22 - Active Volleyball Club
- Saturday, December 23 - Danville Shag Club
- Sunday, December 24 - NO SHOW
- Monday, December 25 - Danville-Pittsylvania County Out of Darkness Suicide Prevention
In 2016 we had over 9,600 people attend with 2,517 cars and 18 buses.