Top 10 2011 Christmas Light Displays [Video]

By Megan O'Neill 

Christmas is just around the corner—ornamented trees and tinsel adorn living rooms, stockings are hung by chimneys (with care, of course), and lights are strung up on houses up and down our neighborhood streets.  But everybody knows that not all Christmas lights displays are born equal and we’re celebrating the best of the best with a list of 10 of the most popular 2011 Christmas light display videos on YouTube and beyond.  From light shows set to music to holiday projection mapping campaigns and even a Christmas lights game, here are ten light displays that you won’t want to miss this year.

The Cadger Dubstep Christmas House

Dubstep has taken the world by storm in 2011 and so this family decided to put together a dubstep Christmas lights display.  With nearly 1 million views so far, this lights display is nothing short of incredible.  In the mood for more dubstep?  Check out our list of 10 Of The Best Viral Dubstep Videos Of 2011.

Angry Birds Christmas Light Game

Angry Birds fans will love this!  It’s an Angry Birds game, made entirely out of Christmas lights.  Just grab the slingshot and see how many pigs you can kill! This comes from the same family that brought you the Guitar Hero Christmas Light game two years ago.

25,000 Angry Christmas Lights

That game wasn’t the only Angry Birds Christmas lights display this year.  Here’s a house that choreographed their lights to Pomplamoose’s cover of the Angry Birds theme.

Slayer Christmas Lights 2011 HD

Sure, you can celebrate Christmas by singing carols and being merry…but why do that when you can celebrate Christmas with Slayer?!  This video has nearly 1 million views so far.

Christmas Light Show 2011 – Sexy and I Know It

If that last one was too dark for you, how ’bout celebrating Christmas with a little LMFAO?  You may recognize this house from our list of  Halloween videos earlier this year.

2011 Christmas Lights – Thank You Troops and Veterans!

This video, which has been viewed over 1.1 million times so far, thanks U.S. Troops and Veterans with a very patriotic choreographed lights display.

Deck The Screens

Here’s a festive holiday app that lets you create your own lights display by stringing holiday lights between your devices.  Find out more at

Christmas Light Show, Saks 2011

Saks did something a little different this year for Christmas.  They put on an incredible projection mapping light show.  Find out more about projection mapping here.

Christmas Meets Battlefield 3

Hey gamers!  Check out this lights display that’s synchronized to the theme music from Battlefield 3.  It’s been viewed over half a million times since it hit YouTube earlier this week.

Christmas Light Show 2011 in Fountain Valley, CA

And finally, this is one of the most impressive Christmas lights displays we’ve seen on YouTube this year.  The setup consists of 56,100 LEDs.

Still in the mood for more Christmas lights videos?  Check out our list of 10 Amazing Christmas Lights Displays On YouTube from last year and have a holly jolly Christmas (or Hanukkah).  Happy holidays!

Megan O’Neill is the resident web video enthusiast here at Social Times.  Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.