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Dyker Heights

Brooklyn, NY
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Christmas Lights in Dyker Heights Brooklyn
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pristine predominantly Italian neighborhood, is an absolute wonderland during the Christmas season. Homeowners proudly display lights as they herald the upcoming holidays. Residents are happy in summer too as they take advantage of the parks and golf course. Right over the Verrazano, Staten Islanders...More

Thank Rena S
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I absolutely love Xmas, so this place was such an amazing experience for me! The displays must take ages; you can tell the residents really put a huge amount of effort and time into the decorations. I was like a child on Xmas eve, walking...More

Thank dannismith2016
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We went on a Viator tour of the Christmas lights. It is the best way to go as the traffic is very heavy and parking is difficult. Our guide was excellent and on our walking tour he pointed out the highights and some fascinating history....More

Thank Kerog
Reviewed 12 April 2017

At Christmas if you want to see houses light up from top to bottom this AIDS a must see. It's fun to get out and walk around the neighborhood there is even a dessert place called tasty pastry where they have a lot of sugar...More

Thank tara p
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Start by going up 11th ave and seeing the mansions, most formerly owned by mob guys. You can see the golf course and the Bridge, and the many little Italian bakeries on 13th ave. Very residential area and historic. At Christmas time they light it...More

Thank campo84748
Reviewed 19 March 2017

A really fun, real-life Clark Griswold experience. We loved seeing the lights and hearing the history.

Thank billprofita411
Reviewed 10 March 2017

this is thee place to visit during the Xmas season.....the Xmas lights are truly spectacular...the people go all out trying to out do each other every year thus making it a must see....parking in the street is very difficult especially when it gets dark because...More

Thank vpadovano1
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Christmas lights are the best you'll ever see. It's just house, after house, after house! You'll never get tired of looking at the beauty of it!

Thank yayadabbadoo
Reviewed 9 February 2017

No one, but no one, has a better display of Christmas lights and decorations than Dyker Heights. These folks spend upwards of $20,000 and keep Con Ed happy along with busloads of tourists, walkers, visitors from near and far. The best lights display I've ever...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

We live in Connecticut and have been wanting to visit for awhile. We drove in and found free parking nearby, but on street parking is hit or miss. During the time we were there, we only saw 2 spots open, and we were lucky to...More

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Charlotte H
13 January 2017|
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Response from chan1986 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, No need to book an excursion to see this place. You can take an Uber and have them drop you off at Dyker Heights and you can walk around to see the beautiful Christmas decorations. We drove by and that was good enough... More
6 January 2017|
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Response from Keith W | Reviewed this property |
Typically they're taken down this weekend. Perhaps with the snowfall yesterday it delays it a few days.
Steph L
22 December 2016|
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Response from Norina1047 | Reviewed this property |
This is NYC = never too late.