Starbright Village

Starbright Village OdessaEvent Overview

  • Date / Time: December 3rd through January 1st, 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

2020 VIRTUAL Community Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

  • Date / Time: December 3rd, 2020, Starting to 6:30 pm on NewsWest9 

The 2020 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 3rd. The broadcast Ceremony starts at 6:30 pm on NewsWest9.The City of Odessa Parks and Recreation Department strives to bring families together by spreading the joy of the holiday season.

* The walking trail will be open but facemask and social distancing should be practiced.

Lit Arches and StarsDonations

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


Special Thank You to this year’s sponsors:

  • Cindy Beason-Keller Williams Realty
  • Complex Community Federal Credit Union
  • Dale's Signs
  • First Basin Credit Union
  • Jane Hext
  • Junior League of Odessa
  • Lithia All American Dealerships
  • Medical Center Health System
  • The Odessa Chuck Wagon Gang

Be sure to look for their holiday greeting cards along the Starbright Village lighted path.


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