Experience U Street's Dazzle

November 17 - January 7

Countdown to Holiday Lights









U Street from 12th to 17th Street (See Full Map Below)

November 17 - January 7

About Holiday Lights

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

The businesses within U Street Main Street will be decked out with holiday lights from November 17 to 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 holiday display and your favorite corridor between November 17 and December 10. 

U Street Main Street 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.


U Street Main Street Holiday Lights is organized by District Bridges’ U Street Main Street.

U Street 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!