This was the 25th Anniversary of the Tacky Xmas Decoration Contest and Grand Highly Illuminated House Tour.
THE MAYOR OF RICHMOND DECLARES DECEMBER 15, 2010 "RICHMOND TACKY LIGHT TOUR DAY."
Read the official proclamation here!
Photos from the official 25th Anniversary bus tour sponsored by Winn Transportation and featuring Mad Dog as the tour host, brought back to Richmond just for the occasion!
Terry Rea writes about his trip on the bus for the 25th Anniversary Tacky Lights Tour.
Richmond.com's article about Richmond Tacky Light Tour Day.
Businessweek features Richmond and Mad Dog's Tacky
Xmas Tour in "Christmas Lights, Taken to Extremes" - Nov
SlantBlog once again serves up Tacky Lights info,
including a photo gallery of a walking tour of lights
in Richmond, VA's Fan District
up its Tacky Lights history. And sets the record straight.
Mad Dog talk about the Tacky Xmas Tour on NPR
Richmond Times-Dispatch talks about this year's big houses and the origin
of the tour
on R-Town talks about the Tacky Xmas Tour being included in the upcoming
Bravo TV special.
Francisco Bay Area Neo-Expressionist Illuminated Sculpture
list. You know, what you call Tacky Xmas lights!
the Charleston, SC Post and Courier liked the 2004 San Francisco list!
Read Cynthia McMullen's 2004 article from the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Read Bill McElway's cool
1996 article from the Richmond Times Dispatch.
McMullen's fun article from the 1999 Richmond Times Dispatch
Cynthia's article from 2001
out the 2004 Richmond Tacky Xmas houses at WWBT-12's page.
See what LAXmas '98 was like.
photos of Richmond's 2000 Xmas houses.
See photos of some of Richmond's
1998 Xmas displays.
Meet Big Boy
Santa, the star of LAXmas '99