It's the time of year when we load up the family car and head out to see some of the fantastic Christmas displays that people have put together in their front yards.

It's amazing how big some of these displays can be. Many of them feature some great computer technology -- synching the displays to Christmas songs for a fantastic sound and light display.

Here are some of the displays around the Grand Rapids area that have appeared on YouTube this year. We've included the address and a map so that you can not only watch the video, but actually drive by and see it in person.

Christmas Displays in Grand Rapids

That Christmas Lightshow in Eastown
1247 Bates St., SE, Grand Rapids, MI

Gigliardo Christmas Lights
7219 Oliver Woods, Grand Rapids, MI

Lights on Jonagold
7869 Jonagold Drive, SE, Grand Rapids, MI

Christmas Displays in Wyoming

Lights on Valleyview
3527 Valleyview Street, SW, Wyoming, MI

South Horseshoe Holiday Lights
2980 S. Horseshoe Drive, Wyoming, MI

Christmas Displays in Grandville

Christmas Carnival
3056 Pinedale Drive, SW, Grandville, MI

Christmas Displays in Lowell

The Crazy Christmas Lady's Lights
1983 Woodrun Drive. SE, Lowell, MI

Greenridge Realty Christmas Spectacular
1160 W. Main Street, Lowell, MI

313 Light Show in Lowell
313 N. Washington Street, Lowell, MI

Christmas Displays in Hesperia

Deater Family Light Show
6344 E. Garfield Road, Hesperia, MI

Those are just a handful of some of the grand Christmas displays in the Grand Rapids area this year. For probably the most complete list of area Christmas displays, visit the Grand Rapids Kids website. They provide not only pictures and addresses to over 100 different displays along with hours and details about the best viewing of all the lights. They even provide an interactive map on just where the displays are located. No one puts together a better list of displays!

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