Experience Riggs Park & Manor Park's Dazzle

November 17 - January 7

Countdown to Holiday Lights









Riggs Park & Manor Park
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Event Date

November 17 – January 7

About Holiday Lights

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

The businesses of The Parks Main Street will be decked out with holiday lights from November 17 through January 7. 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 November 17 and December 10.

The Parks 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. Starting November 24 you can participate in our citywide Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win great prizes from local DC businesses! Check back for more details.

How To Participate


Visit the Corridor & Vote for the Best Business Display

Starting November 17, take a walk around The Parks Main Street to see the holiday lights displays. Then, cast your vote for your favorite display and vote for The Parks Main Street as “Best of DC.” Voting ends December 10.

Participate in the DC Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt

Starting November 24, participate in the citywide DC Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win amazing prizes from local DC businesses. 

Eat, Drink & Shop Local

Riggs Park and Manor Park’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 Riggs Park and Manor Park 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!

Chick-fil-A Fort Totten (Riggs Park)

220 Riggs Rd NE


Hellbender Brewing Company

Sustainably brewed euro- and American-style craft beer.

5788 2nd St. NE


Categories: Food & DrinkShopping

Lamond-Riggs / Lillian J. Huff Library

Public Library

5401 South Dakota Avenue NE


Life Storage

5600 2nd Street NE


Lovely Lady Boutique

Retail clothing store established in 1981 selling women’s clothing and assessories

6213 3rd St. NW

Categories: Shopping

One Life Fitness – Fort Totten (Riggs Park)

5198 South Dakota Avenue NE


Peaches Kitchen Restaurant

Jamaican American Diner

6214 3rd St NW


Categories: Food & Drink

Ramdass Pharmacy

Local neighborhood pharmacy

475 Ingraham Street NE

Categories: Health & WellnessServicesShopping

Riggs Cleaners

Dry Cleaning Services

5585 South Dakota Ave NE

Riggs Wine & Liquor

Locally-owned wine, beer & liquor store

5581 S. Dakota Ave NE

Categories: Shopping

Senbeb Cafe

Serving vegan/vegetarian “soul food” and sweets

6224 3rd Street NW


Categories: Food & DrinkHealth & WellnessShopping

SyDar Printing

Commercial printer offering customized printing solutions

5650 3rd St NE


The Learning Curve CDC (TLC)

High-quality child care for children 0 -12 years old.

6234 3rd Street NW


The V.I.P. Room

Family owned and operated Banquet Hall.

6201 Third Street NW


Troka Insurance Inc.

Insurance company that cares about your coverage.

212 Riggs Rd NE


Categories: Services

The Parks Main Street Holiday Lights is part of a broader, citywide DC Holiday Lights effort. Visit DCHolidayLights.org to find a list of participating neighborhoods across DC!