Dec 12, 2012

Christmas Light Displays in Metro Detroit

Wayne County Lightfest - Lights On Celebration
 455316 Hines Park, Westland Mi
Lightfest features more than 45 giant animated displays and more than one million lights; it is the Midwest’s largest and longest light show. The complete Lightfest route is more than four miles of Hines Drive. Bring the family to see this wonderful holiday light display from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. Lightfest is open from November 15 until December 31, 2012 (closed on Christmas Day). There is a $5 fee per vehicle. You can enter the Lightfest at 7651 Merriman Road in Westland.
For more information on Wayne County Lightfest, please call 734-261-1990.
http://www.waynecounty.com/events/6235.htm


Light Up Your Holidays the Old-Fashioned Way! at Huckleberry Railroad
It is highly recommended that you purchase your Huckleberry Railroad
train tickets early as they do sell out in advance. For your convenience summer, Halloween and Christmas tickets are sold year round.
Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad
6140 Bray Road, Flint, MI 48505
November 23-25, 30 and December 1-2, 7-9, 14-16,
19-23, and 26-30, 2012
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Last ticket sales are at 8:30 pm for Village Only tickets.
http://www.geneseecountyparks.org/pages/Christmas


The Big, Bright Light Show 2012
You are invited to brighten your holidays in downtown Rochester with The Big, Bright Light Show! The buildings in Downtown Rochester will be covered in more than 1.5 million points of glimmering holiday light which will be lit nightly, Nov. 26 through Jan. 6, 2013, from 6:00 pm to midnight.
http://www.downtownrochestermi.com/events/big-bright-light-show/


Livonia Lights Christmas Display - Livonia, Michigan
**Livonia Lights will be up & running now through December 31, from 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Sunday - Thursday and 5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Friday & Saturday.
Livonia Lights is a synchronized Christmas light show in Livonia, Michigan (near Detroit) with nearly 50,000 lights synchronized to music.  You can listen to the music on 88.5 FM.  Our display is designed to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
The 2012 synchronized display includes a large cross 30' above the ground, simulated leaping fountains, a "Happy Birthday Jesus" sign, a "singing dog", spinning tree, and much more!
http://www.livonialights.com/

Our Dancing Lights
With over 1 mile of extension cords and over 47,000 lights, you are sure to be impressed with this display in Auburn Hills.  The display is free and but donations to the Rainbow Connection are accepted.
http://ourdancinglights.com/Holiday2012/Welcome.html

80,000 Lights in Royal Oak
On the corner of Washington at 12 Mile Road you can find a huge free display at the Unger Family home.  It's a place we stop by every year at least once and is worth the trip.
Here is an article about the lights from CBS
http://detroit.cbslocal.com/2011/12/01/80k-light-brighten-home-spirits-in-royal-oak/

Find more homes with great light displays here:
http://www.wxyz.com/dpp/lifestyle/holiday/metro-detroit-christmas-lights-map



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1 comment :

  1. Thanks for posting this! We are always looking for fun Christmas lights displays. This is great! Also, thanks so much for entering my Panera Bread gift card giveaway! Good luck. =)

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