The Cutest Locations for a Holiday Photoshoot in the DMV
In the words of Mariah Carey, "It's TIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIME!!" December is in full swing, and I know you're looking for some cute spots for your ugly sweater holiday photoshoot! This is one of my favorite times of year, especially because all the Christmas lights, snow-dusted evergreens, and glittery decorations make the most beautiful photos. Not sure where to go? Don't worry, I've listed my favorites for you here:
Looking to have an extravagant holiday photoshoot filled with dazzling lights and branded cups of hot cocoa? Check out these ticketed light displays around the DMV! They all have their own merits, and all of them will definitely give you magical holiday photos.
Silver Spring, MD
Inexpensive - $10/ticket
Easy to get tickets
Hot drinks and light concessions available
Inexpensive tickets - starting at $31/car
Easy to get tickets
Carnival style concessions
Other activities available - snow tubing, axe throwing
Extremely popular event
More expensive event - $32/ticket for adults, $23/child
Activities available - light maze, ice skating, artisan village, meet Santa, concessions, and more
VIP upgrade (skip the lines)
Low cost tickets - $18/adults
Light snacks and beverages available
Limited parking, carpooling is encouraged
Light up toys available for the kids
Free, Public Locations
Washington, DC is very spirited when it comes to Christmas time. All over the city, you'll find unique and exciting light installations for your outdoor holiday photoshoot. These spots can get crowded, so make sure you or your photographer are either 1) ok with having a few strangers in your photos or 2) skilled at removing people in photo editing apps. Otherwise, get out there and have fun! And don't forget to support a local business while you're in the area!
Public plaza, no tickets required
Accessible via train - Red Line, Metro Center stop
Popular location for photos
Free outdoor light art experience
Shopping and dining available
Tickets for walking tours available
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