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Christmas On Wendhurst

Warning: This display was last updated over a year ago.
Last updated on Saturday, December 08, 2012


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Christmas On Wendhurst
Al and Esther Thompson's home is all ablaze with more than 170,000 lights. The Thompsons have 652 homemade items, 80 are new this year. New items include: polar bear family with presents, Max the Grinch's dog, Santa over Glen Allen, Christmas mouse, grandma got run over by a reindeer, toy soldiers, polar bear band and Grinch trivia.
The Thompsons were featured in "Merry Christmas, America!" by Bruce Littlefield, the TLC show "Crazy Christmas Lights", Fox News.com top 10, and USA Today as one of the top locations in the country to view Christmas. Last year they were featured nationally by CBS Sunday Morning and NBC Nightly News. Their display has been voted 'Most likely to be seen from space' and the Charlie Brown award (loudest).
They'll be lighting up Thanksgiving night through New Year's Eve night.

Check out their website at http://www.christmasonwendhurst.com.

The website has pictures, videos, newspaper articles, the story of how they started, frequently asked questions, and general facts and figures about their display.

Address: 9716 Wendhurst Drive, Glen Allen, VA 23060
Hours: 5:30-10 PM, 5:30-11pm Friday & Saturday
except during inclement weather.


9716 Wendhurst Drive, Glen Allen, VA
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Lights:170721
Inflatables:0
Animated:0
Years:11
http://www.christmasonwendhurst.com/index.html


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  • Christmas on Wendhurst: Taken after rain storm
  • Snow on Wendhurst: Snow blankets Wendhurst display
  • Snow on Wendhurst: Snowing on December 26,2010
  • Above Wendhurst: Rick Kidd Photo taken from 1,000 feet
  • Christmas Light Traffic in Virginia: Cars, vans, buses and limousines in traffic to see Christmas light displays in Virginia.
  • Christmas Light Traffic in Virginia: Cars, vans, buses and limousines in traffic to see Christmas light displays in Virginia.
  • Christmas Light Traffic in Virginia: Cars, vans, buses and limousines in traffic to see Christmas light displays in Virginia.
  • Santa at Christmas at Wendhurst: See Santa Claus and 170,000 Christmas lights at Christmas at Wendhurst in Glen Allen, Virginia.
  • Santa at Christmas at Wendhurst: See Santa Claus and 170,000 Christmas lights at Christmas at Wendhurst in Glen Allen, Virginia.
  • Santa at Christmas at Wendhurst: See Santa Claus and 170,000 Christmas lights at Christmas at Wendhurst in Glen Allen, Virginia.
  • Let It Glow Christmas Decoration: A collection of custom yard Christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Let It Glow Christmas Decoration: A collection of custom yard Christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Let It Glow Christmas Decoration: A collection of custom yard Christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Christmas Decorations On Wendhurst: A collection of custom yard Christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Christmas Decorations On Wendhurst: A collection of custom yard Christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Christmas Decorations On Wendhurst: A collection of custom yard Christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Custom Christmas Lighted Cutouts: A collection of custom cutout christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Custom Christmas Lighted Cutouts: A collection of custom cutout christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Custom Christmas Lighted Cutouts: A collection of custom cutout christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Real Snowman With Cutout Snowmen: A real snowman with cutout snowmen christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Real Snowman With Cutout Snowmen: A real snowman with cutout snowmen christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Real Snowman With Cutout Snowmen: A real snowman with cutout snowmen christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Lifesize Gingerbread House: A lifesize cutout gingerbread house christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Lifesize Gingerbread House: A lifesize cutout gingerbread house christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Lifesize Gingerbread House: A lifesize cutout gingerbread house christmas decoration in Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Lighted Gingerbread Shoppe Cutout: A big gingerbread shoppe lawn cutout decoration
  • Lighted Gingerbread Shoppe Cutout: A big gingerbread shoppe lawn cutout decoration
  • Lighted Gingerbread Shoppe Cutout: A big gingerbread shoppe lawn cutout decoration
  • Christmas Tree Lights Farm: A farm of lighted Christmas trees with various messages
  • Christmas Tree Lights Farm: A farm of lighted Christmas trees with various messages
  • Christmas Tree Lights Farm: A farm of lighted Christmas trees with various messages
  • 1225 Spirit Of Christmas Lights Train: New to Christmas on Wendhurst this lighted train adorning Spirit of Christmas.
  • 1225 Spirit Of Christmas Lights Train: New to Christmas on Wendhurst this lighted train adorning Spirit of Christmas.
  • 1225 Spirit Of Christmas Lights Train: New to Christmas on Wendhurst this lighted train adorning Spirit of Christmas.
  • Christmas On Wendhurst Victorious Rocky: Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia is read for the 2009 season!
  • Christmas On Wendhurst Victorious Rocky: Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia is read for the 2009 season!
  • Christmas On Wendhurst Victorious Rocky: Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia is read for the 2009 season!
  • Angel Cutout Roof Installation: Angel cutout installed on the roof of Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Angel Cutout Roof Installation: Angel cutout installed on the roof of Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Angel Cutout Roof Installation: Angel cutout installed on the roof of Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Holy Night Overhead Press: Holy Night being installed at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Holy Night Overhead Press: Holy Night being installed at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Holy Night Overhead Press: Holy Night being installed at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Silent Night Holy Night Installation: The Silent Night Holy Night Installation at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Silent Night Holy Night Installation: The Silent Night Holy Night Installation at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Silent Night Holy Night Installation: The Silent Night Holy Night Installation at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Christmas On Wendhurst 2009: One of the best Christmas light displays in the country.
  • Christmas On Wendhurst 2009: One of the best Christmas light displays in the country.
  • Christmas On Wendhurst 2009: One of the best Christmas light displays in the country.
  • Richmond Christmas Grinch: A cutout grinch at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Richmond Christmas Grinch: A cutout grinch at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Richmond Christmas Grinch: A cutout grinch at Christmas on Wendhurst in Richmond, Virginia
  • Christmas On Wendhurst: Al and Esther Thompson's Christmas light show on Wendhurst
  • Christmas On Wendhurst: Al and Esther Thompson's Christmas light show on Wendhurst
  • Christmas On Wendhurst: Al and Esther Thompson's Christmas light show on Wendhurst
  • Christmas Light Show On Wendhurst: Grand entrance to the Christmas light show on Wendhurst
  • Christmas Light Show On Wendhurst: Grand entrance to the Christmas light show on Wendhurst
  • Christmas Light Show On Wendhurst: Grand entrance to the Christmas light show on Wendhurst
  • Greetings From The North Pole: Awesome Christmas cutout display, snomen & Santa
  • Greetings From The North Pole: Awesome Christmas cutout display, snomen & Santa
  • Greetings From The North Pole: Awesome Christmas cutout display, snomen & Santa
  • Santa's Reindeer With Rudolph: A lighted lineup of Santa's famous reindeer featuring Rudolph.
  • Santa's Reindeer With Rudolph: A lighted lineup of Santa's famous reindeer featuring Rudolph.
  • Santa's Reindeer With Rudolph: A lighted lineup of Santa's famous reindeer featuring Rudolph.
  • Al And Pete: Tacky Decorator, Al Thompson, in front of his home with Pete and his Christmas list
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.
  • 9716 Wendhurst Drive: An image of 9716 Wendhurst Drive from 2005.




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Christmas on Wendhurst is one of the best Christmas displays on the Tacky Light Tour. Al Thompson's home is loaded with carefully planned lights built into custom made decorations. It is a must see Christmas display in Richmond, Virginia!
Reviewed on November 07, 2010 at 11:07PM
Great light show - really well done display. Well worth going to check this out!
A
Reviewed on December 26, 2010 at 2:07PM
Amazing! very very cool!
Cassidy from Mechanicsville, VA
Reviewed on December 02, 2011 at 6:25PM
Best display in Richmond!
Amanda from Richmond, VA
Reviewed on December 16, 2013 at 4:56AM
Christmas on Wendhurst is one of the best Christmas displays on the Tacky Light Tour. Al Thompson's home is loaded with carefully planned lights built into custom made decorations. It is a must see Christmas display in Richmond, Virginia!
Reviewed on November 07, 2010 at 11:07PM
Christmas on Wendhurst is one of the best Christmas displays on the Tacky Light Tour. Al Thompson's home is loaded with carefully planned lights built into custom made decorations. It is a must see Christmas display in Richmond, Virginia!
Reviewed on November 07, 2010 at 11:07PM

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