One of the best things about Christmas is the decorations and the lights. There are some families and neighborhoods around Atlanta that have embraced the art of Christmas Lights. It has become their family’s tradition.
Here is a list of homes and neighborhoods in Atlanta and in the surrounding areas:
Donations are collected for ALS and if your tune your radio to 87.9 FM, the music is synchronized with the light show.
Nov. 24-Jan 1; Mon.-Thurs. 6:30-10 pm; Fri and Sat. 6:30-11 pm; 1428 Oak Grove Dr., Decatur
This family is collecting donations for Make-a-Wish Georgia with a goal of $5,000. Santa sits in the sleigh for photos on Sat. and Sun.
Nov. 24-Dec.31; 6:15-11:45 pm nightly; 1833 Smokerise Summit, Stone Mountain
The Gaddy family hosts a drive-thru Christmas display with light tunnels and blow up Christmas decoration. They collect donations for Toys for Tots and The March of Dimes.
Nov. 24-Jan. 1; 6-10 pm nightly; 898 Sandy Creek Rd., Fayetteville
Come see the light arches and the giant stars with the Felix family.
Nov. 24-Dec. 31; Weeknights 6-10 pm,Weekends 6-11 pm; 224 Oliver Overlook, Dallas
This house has 13,000 lights that are synced to the music on 91.7 FM.
Nov. 27-Jan. 1; 5:30-10 pm nightly; 3690 Vinyard Way, Lawrenceville
Tune into 89.9 FM and watch the house rock to the music.
Dec. 1-24; Thurs.-Sat. 6-9 pm; 4220 Tivoli Way, Alpharetta
With over 50,000 commerical LED Christmas lights, their home dances to 8-10 different songs each week. They are collecting donations for the Lupus Foundation of Georgia Chapter. Come on a Saturday and enjoy cookies and hot chocolate.
Nov.4 5:30-10 pm weeknights; 5:30-11 pm weekends; 3699 Autumn View Dr., Acworth
Check out other areas:
- Over 200 blow-up Santas and decorations at the corner of Peachtree Dunwoody Rd. and Winwall Down Rd., Buckhead
- Former Governor Roy Barnes’ House on Whitlock Ave. Marietta
- Logan Circle and Briarwood Road, Brookhaven
- Hillside and Powers Ferry at Chastain Park, North Buckhead
- Meckley Family Xmas, 4291 Edgewater Dr., Kennesaw
- The Calumet West neighborhood raises money for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta; 1045 Peace Dr. NW, Kennesaw
- Atkinson Christmas Lights at 18 Riverwood Landing, Dallas