Blackhawk Bluff Christmas Lights

Blackhawk Bluff Christmas Lights


SOME TO GIVE AWAY HERE TO KEEP AN EYE ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. ALL RIGHT. AS PROMISED WE’VE BEEN TALKING UBHOLIDAY LIGHTS — UCT HOLIDAY LIGHTS. THIS IS THE BLACKHAWKS NEIGHBORHOOD AND IT’S ABSOLUTELY AMAZING. IT MIGHT TAKE AN HOUR TO GET THROUGH THE NEIGHBORHOOD SO YOU WANT TO SPEND SOME TIME. REPORTER: CHRISTMAS STARS HANGING EVERYWHERE YOU CAN SEE. THIS MAY LOOK LIKE SOMETHING AT AN AMUSEMENT PARK BUT IT’S THE BLACK HAWK SUBDIVISION. AND THESE STAR STRUCTURES ARE MADE BY ONE OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD DOMES. I DON’T DO ANYTHING UNTIL MID-OCTOBER AND I GET OUT HERE J GET STARTED. ALL THESE BIG LIGHTS — SOME ARE 10-FOOT TALL. THEY ACTUALLY FIT IN MY ATTIC. AND I THINK 15 OF THEM. AND THEY — PACK IN THE ATOM. IT’S VERY — ATTIC. IT’S VERY TIME CONSUMING. FORTUNATELY I HAVE A LITTLE BUSINESS WHERE I SELL THEM. AND I’M ABLE TO CREATE MORE FOR THIS NEIGHBORHOOD. REPORTER: HE HAS BEEN DOING THIS FOR 12 YEARS NOW. HE SAYS A FELLOW NEIGHBOR STARTED IT TWO YEARS BEFORE THAT AND EVER SINCE, THE WHOLE NEIGHBORHOOD HAS GOTTEN INVOLVED. IT’S TIME CONSUMING AND HARD WORK BUT HE CONTINUES TO FILL THE NEIGHBORHOOD WITH CHRISTMAS JOY. IF YOU COME OUT HERE AT NIGHT YOU’LL SEE WHY. IT’S THE CHILDREN. THE PEOPLE SO APPRECIATIVE OF IT. IT’S JOY. AND PEOPLE THOROUGHLY ENJOY IT. PEOPLE COME BACK EVERY YEAR. REPORTER: NOT ONLY DO THEY GO ALL OUT BUT THE LIGHT DOME DOES TOO. ALL THE HOLIDAYS AND THERE’S SO MANY TRADITIONS AND STUFF. I LIKE LOOKING INTO LIGHTS AND IT’S — A REALLY NICE NEIGHBORHOOD. PEOPLE JUST LOVE COMING THROUGH HERE. AND THEY LOVE IT SO MUCH. EVERYONE JUST PITCHES IN AND IT TAKES WEEKS TO GET ALL THIS DONE. I STARTED THREE WEEKS AGO AND YIM STILL DOING — I’M STILL DOING IT TONIGHT. REPORTER: THEIR FAMILY HAVE ONLY LIVED IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD FOR A LITTLE OVER A YEAR BUT COULDN’T BE HAP WRR WITH THEIR — HAPPIER WITH WHERE THEY CALL HOME. IT’S MY FAVORITE PART OF THE WHOLE HOLIDAY. JUST WATCHING PEOPLE COME THROUGH HERE BUMPER TO BUMPER, HANG OUT THEIR WINDOWS, SAYING MERRY CHRISTMAS. AND IT JUST GIVES YOU A WARM FEELING INSIDE. REPORTER: THEY DECIDED TO START A NEW TRADITION. THIS YEAR I JUST WANTED TO PAINT SOME CHRISTMAS BALLS. I KNOW THAT A LOT OF FAMILIES THAT COME OUT HERE ARE DOING IT TRADITIONALLY EVERY YEAR. I JUST THOUGHT IT MIGHT BE COOL THAT THEY COULD TAKE SOMETHING HOME THAT SAYS THEY WERE HERE. BLACK HAWK BLUFF CHRISTMAS LIGHTS. SO FAR THEY’VE BEEN A BIG HIT. REPORTER: NOT ONLY DOES ELIZABETH WANTIA TO SEE THE HARD WORK BUT THE WHOLE BLACKHAWKS NEIGHBORHOOD. THE LIGHTS WILL ENTERTAIN BECAUSE YOU CAN GET PICTURES AND YOU CAN GET THE MEMORIES AND PEOPLE PASS YOU — LIKE CANDY CANES AND STUFF AND STEL SELLING ORN — SELLING ORNAMENTS OVER HERE. AND IT’S JUST — I DON’T KNOW. IT’S JUST REALLY FUN. FAMILY FUN. REPORTER: SO COME OUT TO EAST ARLINGTON. EVERYONE IS SO FRIENDLY. THIS IS SURE TO PUT YOU IN THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT. REPORTER: YOU CAN FIND HER ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Releated