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All reviews christmas lights christmas spirit bus tour holiday lights wonderful christmas light show few blocks italian neighborhood tour takes beautiful sights take pictures new york great neighborhood worth the trip brooklyn bridge homes avenue
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Reviewed yesterday

Having lived in Dyker Heights for more than a decade, I really don't understand why Trip Advisor lists this community. It is simply a quiet tree-lined neigbbourhood and has been for the best part of a century. I don't think there are any tourist attractions,...More

1  Thank Methymna
Reviewed 4 days ago

While our tour guide (Tour America) was very informative and fun, I was extremely disappointed in the amount of houses that were decorated. (Hence the grade.) From the website I expected almost every house to have these elaborate decorations, which was not the case. Those...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on this tour to see the house decorated for Christmas the house look amazing We went on a mini bus and our group was only small which was nice We walked round the streets looking a different houses and on the way back...More

1  Thank michelle35car
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last December my wife; daughter; and I were in NY and decided to travel from our Times Square hotel to see the Dyker lights. We took the subway to the New Utrecht and 79th station and walked to the neighborhood. It was really cold, and...More

7  Thank LanceT_12
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Went last year just after Boxing Day, the best lights I have ever seen, the houses are beautifully decorated with lights etc, loads of people where just walking around the streets.

Thank Emmy1967
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Before we had large supermarket chain stores or box stores, New Yorkers would shop in small family owned businesses specializing in specific products. Get a taste of times past. Get a taste of Italy. Park your car and walk down 13th Avenue between 75th and...More

3  Thank sallygutierrez
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Christmas lights and decorations are amazing. Make sure to come by bus or train. There is no parking. Streets are jammed bumper to bumper with cars.

2  Thank zeahorse
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Driving around the residential streets in this area is a wonderful Christmas treat not to be experienced anywhere else. A huge number of residents go all out for outside Christmas decor and no expense is too great it seems to provide an amazing Christmas Holiday...More

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Don't drive to this one...will take you forever to get through the streets. Take the subway or bus and walk. ALMOST better than the Tree Lighting at the Rock

Thank MamaBearCharlesworth
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

X-Mas lights are simply wonderful and they make You live in a real fairy tale. But this Brooklyn's area is also shining in summer, out of the noise & traffic of Manhattan & Brooklyn.

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December 9, 2018|
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Response from Methymna | Reviewed this property |
Hello. if you are visiting to see the annual displays of Christmas lights, it might be simplest to stay mobile and drive around the residential streets, slowly. There is a limited amount of on-street parking but few... More
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November 6, 2018|
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Response from Patricia P | Reviewed this property |
Time Out Magazine has info on the holiday calendar for Dyker Heights, getting there and whereabouts. The weekend after Thanksgiving is when they hang the lights/displays up officially. There are walking tours and if you... More
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