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Top Places to See Holiday Lights in Miami

Where's your favorite spot for holiday lights in Miami?
Where's your favorite spot for holiday lights in Miami?

Looking for the best displays of holiday lights in the 305? These three places are lit: 

Twinkly Lights on the Palm Trees at Orlando’s Peabody Hotel
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1. Deering Estate at Cutler

The 444-acre estate fills its trees with lights, hosts carolers, and serves hot chocolate and cookies.

7-9 p.m. nightly starting December 1. 16701 Southwest 72nd Avenue, Miami; 305-235-1668;

2. Pinecrest Gardens

Large light installations fill the gardens during the Nights of Lights. Also: pics with Santa, storytelling and rides.

6-9 p.m. December 15-24. 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest; 305-669-6990;

3. Zoo Miami

Zoo Lights features more than half a million lights in trees and in the shapes of animals, plus Lostman’s River boat rides.

7-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays in December and December 26-30. 12400 Southwest 152nd Street, Miami; 305-251-0400;