Experience Columbia Height's Dazzle

December 1 - December 31

Countdown to Holiday Lights









Irving, 11th, 14th & Park (See Full Map Below)

Event Date

December 1 – December 31, 2020

About Holiday Lights

Whether you’re a local resident or just visiting for a few days—stop by Columbia Heights Main Street Holiday Lights to explore, shop, and dine this holiday season.

The businesses within Columbia Heights Main Street will be decked out with holiday lights from December 1 to December 31. Wander the corridor with neighbors and visitors to enjoy amazing holiday events, activities, and promotions throughout the month. Then cast your vote for your favorite light displays between December 1st and 14th. 

Columbia Heights Main Street Holiday Lights is part of a broader, citywide DC Holiday Lights effort encouraging residents and visitors to shop small and explore the District this holiday season. All month long, you can participate in our citywide Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win great prizes from local DC businesses! 

How To Participate


Visit the Corridor & Vote for the Best Business Display

Between December 1 and December 14, take a walk around Columbia Heights Main Street to see the holiday lights displays. Then, cast your vote for your favorite display.

Participate in the DC Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt

Starting December 1st, participate in the citywide DC Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win amazing prizes from local DC businesses. Make sure to check it out before December 14th in order to cast your vote for the best decorated commercial corridor!

Eat, Drink & Shop Local

Columbia Height’s businesses need your support! Find great holiday deals, specials, events, and activities happening throughout the month in our holiday happenings directory below. Plus, follow us on Facebook and Instagram for daily news from Columbia Height’s businesses.

Where To See Lights

Check out the list of participating businesses below. Don’t forget to cast your vote for your favorite display after taking a walk around the corridor!

Allure Nail Bar

Full line of nail & spa care, designed to pamper, rejuvenate, and restore your body and mind.

3239 14th St NW


Categories: Services

Creole on 14th

Unique dishes and craft cocktails inspired by the diverse cultures of New Orleans.

3345 14th St NW


Categories: Food/Drink

Flip It LJ Diner

Reliably great food in a warm & welcoming environment

Categories: Food/Drink

Karibbean Kitchen

Delicious Caribbean food at an affordable price.

1400 Meridian Place NW

Categories: Food/Drink

Pho Viet

Pho Viet serves authentic Vietnamese cuisine.

3513 14th St NW


Categories: Food/Drink

Rosario Tienda 3×10

A clothing consignment store featuring thrifty finds and amazing brands

3616 14th St NW

Categories: Shopping

Tequila & Mezcal DC

Traditional (with a pinch of modern) Mexican

3475 14th St NW


Categories: Food/Drink

The Coupe

Coffeehouse & lounge serving American gastropub fare, milkshakes & specialty cocktails.

3415 11th St NW


Categories: Food/Drink

The Wonderland Ballroom

From traditional pub fare to vegan burritos to our eclectic Kung Food classics, we have a menu selection that covers everyone’s gastronomic desires.

1101 Kenyon St Nw


Categories: Food/Drink

Holiday Events & Activities

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