See the Lights
Meet the Holiday Home-Glower
Literally draped in lights, the Holt family's home is surrounded by a veritable zoo of inflatables, like toys under a Christmas tree. Stop by and you might see Cattina and Allen Holt dressed up as elves helping Santa greet children in the neighborhood.
Our interview with Cattina Holt:
First, the two questions everyone asks: Approximately how many lights are in your display? And how long does it take you to put them up?
Cattina: We have 40,000 lights, 40 inflatables, five wireframes. It takes approximately one month to put the whole display up.
How many years having you been putting up your display? How did it become a tradition?
Cattina: We have been putting up the display for 13 Years. Allen's father started the trend, and he continued on with the tradition at our house.
What's your favorite part of your display or what are you most proud of?
Cattina: Favorite part: the house lined in lights. Most proud of: The custom light show dancing to music.
If you were to dedicate your display to anyone or thank anyone, who would it be?
Cattina: Allen's Father, Preston Holt Jr.
And just for fun... What's your favorite holiday movie and song?
Cattina: Holiday movie: Toss between 'Elf' and 'Christmas Vacation'. Favorite holiday song: "Baby It's Cold Outside".