Winter Garden tree lighting 2017

For downtown tree lighting this year, we parked where we will one day live, at Stanton Estates, and walked into town; good dinner at Tasting Room then joined the many other people for the countdown to tree lighting – and watched the City Hall video projection for a while too. A made a short Apple Memories video:

If you prefer photos, here’s a selection:


Winter Garden tree lighting 2015

Unlike last year, we headed to Winter Garden downtown early this year, got parked and had dinner before the tree lighting – smart move because it’s popular and busy! When we arrived, we were greeted with a big sign and lighted trees (but not the big one, yet):

There’s quite a few people already, with more than an hour to go; the tree is decorated, but not yet lit:

After dinner, and sunset, it’s tree lighting time!


Perhaps more impressive, Winter Garden City Hall had a projection system set up to give beautiful changing images:

It’s a nice town we live in 🙂

Christmas lights, 2014

It’s so much nicer to walk around and admire neighbors Christmas lights, without needing to wear coat, gloves … although the rain that started while I was taking pictures was a bit unwelcome! Anyway, here is our house for Christmas (decorated by Margaret while I was in England) and an assortment of neighbors homes: