The holidays are almost here, and the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul are already filling up with Christmas joy! Everything from holiday sales to colorful commercial Christmas lights is getting everyone in the mood for what most regard as the best days of the year.
There is just something about the twinkling lights and chilly atmosphere that gets people to enjoy the month of December. The amazing craftsmanship and dedication some people put into designing astounding displays of lights in their houses, offices, malls and public places are also great to see.
Where to go for some sparkly magic
If you are unsure as to where to see some of the best Christmas light displays or just looking for some inspiration for your next Christmas decoration project, here are a couple of great suggestions:
Bentleyville Tour of Lights
The Bentleyville Tour of Lights is running from November 18th to December 27th. Located in Northeastern Minnesota near Lake Superior, this massive display is one you don’t want to miss. Organizers also treat visitors to cookies and roasted marshmallows, popcorn, and hot cocoa.
Another great place you can’t miss is Holidazzle in Loring Park, 1382 Willow Street. This family-friendly park has an amazing Christmas light display, hosts entertainment activities, food vendors, movies, an area for kids, and free fireworks show every Saturday night until December 23.
Christmas lights for your place
After visiting these jaw-dropping exhibitions of creativity and skill, and you feel the need to have some of it in your house or office, remember to measure thoroughly and check your electric connections for any malfunction that might be hazardous. Also, if DIY isn’t really your forte, best leave it to an expert to make your place shine brightly.