The holiday season in the Hudson Valley is an experience like no other. Residents throughout the area can be counted on to channel their inner Clark Griswold and string up hundreds of lights, fill inflatables and plug in the holographic projector.

A holiday light display is an opportunity to bring some good cheer to our friends and neighbors and the 2021 season is no different.

Nothing highlights our local holiday spirit like these exciting, colorful, and festive light displays. The Hudson Valley is home to countless holiday events every year. But simply going for a drive through our local neighborhoods and towns can be just exciting thanks to these festive scenes and decorations. The time and effort our friends, family, and neighbors put into spreading the local holiday spirit with these extravagant displays are greatly appreciated!

Take a look at some of the Hudson Valley's best holiday lights displays below. Think your house is one of the best decorated in the neighborhood? Send it to us and you could win $500! 

The Hudson Valley's Best Holiday Light Displays for 2021 [UPDATED]