Shelbyville Festival of Lights

Shelbyville Festival of Lights

November 17, 2023-December 31, 2023
Light Displays open Sunday to Thursday 5 pm to 9 pm
Light Displays open Friday and Saturday 5 pm to 10 pm
Traffic is watched so that lights are not turned off while people are driving through the park


Listen for all-Christmas music while driving thru the Festival of Lights EVERY night 6pm to 8pm November 17 thru December 25 on

Donations are accepted at booth at end of tour for the lights
This event is located in Forest Park, off of 9th Street in Shelbyville.


For more information, contact Bill Bly at 217-259-2361.

If you would like to volunteer to help with the lights, whether its replacing light bulbs or putting up the displays. Meet at the Park Maintenance Bldg on the corner of 9th and N Morgan beginning at 9 am on weekdays. Saturday workdays


If you would like to help sponsor the lights, donations are accepted and sponsor signs are available for $50 each.

If you would like to volunteer in the booth during the light display, please contact one of the people above and let them know the date(s), time(s) you are able to help out. This is a great way to get volunteer hours in for your group. contact Nathan Nichols


This event is located in Forest Park, off of 9th Street on Shelbyville's north side.

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