A classic song from 1963 says it's "the most wonderful time of the year." So forget the Covid angst, for now, and enjoy the beauty of lights and colors in Metro Detroit.
Our Deadline Detroit photographer drove through St. Clair Shores, Detroit and Grosse Pointe Farms to capture the spirit of the holiday.
Photos by Michael Lucido
"Tunnel of Lights" at Blossom Heath Park in St. Clair Shores
Train light display at the "Tunnel of Lights" in St. Clair Shores
Snoopy and the Red Baron display at Blossom Heath Park in St. Clair Shores
Some festive lighting displays found in the Palmer Woods neighborhood of Detroit on Balmoral Drive
Vintage-inspired display on 11 Mile Road, west of Harper Avenue in St. Clair Shores
Beautifully lit tree on Lake Shore Drive in Grosse Pointe Farms between Tonnancour Place and Whitcomb Street
Spotted this festive home in the Woodbridge neighborhood on Trumbull Street between West Alexandrine Street & West Willis Street.
Wide variety of holday displays at 21612 Tanglewood St. in St. Clair Shores
Another view of the dazzling show on Tanglewood Street in St. Clair Shores.
Loving this Detroit Palmer Woods neighborhood home holiday display on Strathcona Drive & Cumberland Way.
Something I fancy quite a bit, a lighted tree ornament archway for your front door in Palmer Woods.
No shortage of blow-up displays spotted on Edmunton St. in St. Clair Shores
Two homes working together creates an eye-catching display spotted on Sunnydale in St. Clair Shores
Some fun displays set up at the dual home display on Sunnydale in St. Clair Shores.
Another adorable home display found in the Woodbridge neighborhood of Detroit on Avery Street near Grand River Avenue.
Always a spectacle at this home on Lake Shore Drive and Moross Road in Grosse Pointe Farms
Spreading some Christmas cheer with this bright display on Violet St. in St. Clair Shores
It may not be much but it's still a testament to the holiday spirit to string a light across the road to the home across the street. Spotted near the Woodbridge neighborhood near Commonwealth Street & Merrick Street.