8 Christmas Light Shows That Will Rock Your Stockings Off

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1. A Christmas Rock Medley

This mind-blowing video comes from South Dakota. Its creator uses the show's publicity to help raise money for the Make-a-Wish Foundation.

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The winter celebration of the evergreen tree is not a modern tradition -- it extends back to pre-Christian times and to cultures all over the world.

Maybe your holiday tradition involves stringing thousands of lights across your property for a majestic arrangement. Or perhaps your family just tours the neighborhood to see everyone else's exhibits. Either way, YouTube is here to provide some sensational seasonal light shows for your viewing and listening pleasure, from festive homes all across the country.

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Enjoy these creative displays, and maybe draw a little inspiration for next year's decorations. If you're worried about complexity, learn to do it yourself.

Have you seen an unforgettable holiday display we forgot to include? In the spirit of giving, let us know about it in the comments section below.

This story originally published on Mashable here.

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