The folks over at Listen to our Lights took the Angry Birds theme (as performed by Pomplamoose) and set 25,000 Christmas Lights to a dancing. I have to say the whole Christmas lights/controllers/music thing has had to grow on me, but it’s starting to get there, and this one definitely helps me out a bit.

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It never ceases to amaze us how creative people can get with Christmas lights, but turning your whole house into a video game? Awesome! We will say, however, we can only imagine what that garage door looks like in the daylight!

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Everyone remembers the Carson Williams’ house video from years ago, and many people have done it since, but to Slayer’s “Reign in Blood”? This gentleman programmed his Christmas lights to the song by Slayer, and … wow.  It may not be very “Christmasy”, but man is it ever impressive.  If you don’t watch it all, […]

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As we speed towards Thanksgiving, and families will be getting out their Christmas trees are buying a fresh one, it wouldn’t hurt to give your lights a once over and decide if it may be time to switch over to LEDs as opposed to the traditional ones. LEDs (Light Emitting Diode) have been improving over […]

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What do you get when you set 75,000 Christmas lights to “Nutrocker” by Trans-Siberian Orchestra? A whole lot of crazy lights! The folks over at NeverEnoughLights.com (about four hours away from my home! I may have to go see it!) don’t do just one song, they do multiple songs!  Be sure to check out their […]

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This video of the Carson Williams house from Mason, Ohio got so famous that in Dec. 2005 it was used in a TV ad for Miller Lite Beer. Mr. Williams choreographed his Christmas lights to the the song “Wizard in Winter” by Trans-Siberian Orchestra.  Yes, this is all real, and Mr. Williams even circulated the instructions for […]

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For 25 years, people in Iowa have had a Christmas display that comes to them in the form of The Christmas Truck. Pictured to the right (click on the picture for a larger view) is the 2009 version of The Christmas Truck: an example of holiday spirit on wheels that was born out of one […]

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It’s almost the end of January … why are your Christmas decorations still on your house? Look, I know it’s cold out there, and I know no one enjoys taking down their decorations, but do you realize you are damaging them at this point?  Last weekend I went to Iowa to visit a friend; it […]

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Do you have a centralized place in your home to keep all of your Christmas goodies through out the year? While we all seem to be more and more pinched for space in our homes, it can be nice to have all of our Christmas decorations and lights stored in one place so that we […]

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Ever wondered what it would be like to play Guitar Hero on the side of a house? Well, Ric Turner, a former employee of Disney Imagineering, did wonder, and he built it. Make has a full explanation of how he did it, and it is completely beyond my technical capabilities, but that doesn’t mean I […]

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