Starbright Village

Starbright Village presented by First Basin Credit UnionEvent Overview

  • Date / Time: December 7th through January 2, 2024 - 6 pm to 11 pm (open nightly)
  • Location:
    McKinney Park
    625 W Pool Road

Join us at McKinney Park (off of Interstate-20 and Highway 385), during the month of December as the City of Odessa invite you to Starbright Village (presented by First Basin Credit Union), the largest display of lights in the Permian Basin. Over 300,000 lights and holiday themed displays bring the holiday season to life. Whether you’re walking or driving through, this event will bring out your holiday spirit as the lights shine bright and the holiday music plays over the radio.

Lit Christmas Tree Seen from a DistanceActivities

2022 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

  • Date / Time: December 7, 2023, Starting at 6:00 p.m.

The 2022 Community Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, presented by First Basin Credit Union, kicks off Starbright Village and the lighting of the official Community Christmas Tree on Thursday, December 1st. The City of Odessa Parks and Recreation Department strives to bring families together by spreading the joy of the holiday season. 

  •  The walking trail and Drive - Thu viewing will be open on December 7th. 

Santa Land

Come visit Santa Claus in Santa Land at Starbright Village! Let your children and loved ones tell Santa what they want for
Christmas and if they have been naughty or nice. Take as many pictures as you want, Santa Land is completely FREE!

Time and Dates for Santa Land

December 15,16,22 and 23
7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Santa Land

Lit Arches and StarsDonations

Admission is Free but donations are welcome to help keep this event free and add new displays for next year.


For more information about Starbright Village and the Community Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony or how to become a sponsor of this event contact the Odessa Parks and Recreation Department!