Holiday displays light up the night

Several families in Abbotsford are hosting Christmas light displays

This home at 3464 Sussex St. is one of several in Abbotsford that have been decorated for the holiday season.



A number of Abbotsford homes are now sparkling for the holidays.

Here is a list of some of the Christmas light displays that can be viewed, as supplied to The News by homeowners.

To add your display to the list, send an email to newsroom@abbynews.com with the name of the family or individuals hosting the display, the address, a description of the display, hours/dates of operation and whether donations are being accepted.

Submissions may also be dropped off in person at The News office at 34375 Gladys Ave.

You may also include a photo if you wish.

2861 Cambie Street

The Pennington family’s home features thousands of white and blue sparkling lights, with plans to grow the display each year. Open nightly from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m.

 

33385 Townshipline Rd.

This property features one of the largest and longest standing displays in Abbotsford, covering two acres on the Matsqui flats. Too many lights to count and more than 100 figurines and rare items. Open nightly from 4:30 to 10:30 p.m.

2924 Royal Street

After a year away, Mike and Karen Herd are again presenting their annual display featuring thousands of lights and traditional holiday figures and favourite characters, including Frosty the Snowman, Elmo, Tigger, Snoopy and Winnie the Pooh.

3856 Balsam Cres.

The Loewen family’s house features thousands of lights and 17 homemade wooden characters, including Santa stuck in the chimney. Open nightly from 4:30 to 10:30 p.m. until Dec. 31.

10221 Wilson St., Mission

Triple Park Estates (located off Lougheed Highway and 287 Street) has more than 25 units displaying Christmas lights.

3464 Sussex St.

The Hood family – dad Dave, wife Jody, daughter Kaylee, 12, and Joshua, 9 – have decorated their home with 10,000 lights plus dozens of homemade displays. Runs nightly from 5 to 10 p.m. until Dec. 31.

34356 Mendham St.

This display features a forest of coloured bushes, deer in the forest and a bear – all watched over by Santa and Frosty. Open daily from dusk to midnight.

2136 Primrose St.

The Blais family’s display features 17 inflatables, three of which are on the roof, as well as a few thousand lights. The home is lit up daily from 5 p.m. until at least 8:30 p.m.

 

34229 Woodbine Cres.

Large palm trees and many other items decorate the home of Ron and Dianne Por from 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. daily until Jan. 4. Several other homes on the street are decorated with twinkling lights and holiday characters.

 

 

 

 

 

33232 Keats Court and 1675 Keats St.

The homes of Mel and MaryAnne Myhre and Rick and Lorraine Sempowich feature displays that include stars, wreaths, lighted bushes, Santa and his sleigh and reindeer, and thousands of lights. View nightly from 5 to 11 p.m. until Dec. 31.

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