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The Wish Upon a Star light display at 19368 62A Ave. - Photo submitted
The Wish Upon a Star light display at 19368 62A Ave.
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Is your home lit up like a Christmas tree? Is Santa's sleigh on your roof? Are there glowing reindeer on your lawn? The Leader is compiling its annual list of holiday light displays in Surrey and North Delta.

If you'd like to add your home to the roster, email newsroom@surreyleader.com and we'll share it with our readers.

• 15466 91A Ave.: A perennial favourite since 2002, the Lagerstrom house features tens of thousands of lights synchronized to music. This fundraiser for the Canadian Cancer Society's Camp Goodtimes will be lit up on Nov. 30 at 6:30 p.m. by Carson Post, a young cancer survivor who turns five on Saturday. The display will run Sunday to Thursday from 5-10 p.m., and to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Lights will be on until midnight or later on Christmas and New Year's Eve. Visit www.lightup.ca

• 16951 Jersey Drive in Cloverdale: Dan and Andrea Bonneteau have thousands of lights, some synchronized to music, Christmas characters and a Nativity scene. The family is collecting for the Variety Club Telethon.

• 2513 141 St.: The Bodnarchuk family has 40,000 outdoor lights with many characters, seven reindeer, a Nativity scene and icicle lights hanging from the house. The house, a log home on a one-acre lot, has won awards. Lights will be on from 5-10 p.m. starting on Dec. 1.

• 11665 72 Ave. in North Delta: Danny Dadough and his four-year-old son set up 2,000 lights set to music. Hot chocolate will be served.

• 19368 62A Ave.: Wish Upon a Star features 17,000 lights with many animated characters, including Mr. Christmas, a musical snowman. Santa and his sleigh fly overheard. Donations are accepted for B.C. Children's Hospital.

• 15097 90A  Ave.: Art and Lou’s Christmas Lights features more than 10,000 lights. Bring the kids and see the North pole right in North Surrey. Also take in the nativity scene. Runs nightly until Jan.1 from 6-10 p.m. On Dec. 21 from 6-9:30p.m. Santa and Frosty will be on site to visit. There will be candy canes for the kids and coffee and hot chocolate for the grown-ups. Bring your cameras and have some fun.

•  9086 144A St.: Decorated for a fifth year, this house features approximately 12,000 lights, reindeer, a sleigh with Santa on the roof, a nativity scene and many other displays.•

• 7022 140A St.: The Nichols house features a beautiful light and yard display. Lights are on until Jan. 1.

• 18279 Claytonwood Cr.: This house features about 10,000 lights, including 3,500 just on the Christmas tree.

• 13675 Grosvenor Rd.: See the Grinch steal Santa's sleigh at the Smillie's computer-controlled display. New this year is a 25-foot Christmas tree. Donations are being collected for Surrey Hospice Society.

•11548  86A Ave. in North Delta: Bob and Maureen Mussato have built a display with thousands of lights and lawn ornaments. Open from 5-11 p.m.

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