Utah voted state with most Christmas spirit and local holiday light displays to check out

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On Good Things Utah today the hosts talked about local Christmas lights you can drive through neighborhoods to take a quick look and bring the kids.
Some areas have been doing it for a very long time such as Christmas Street in Sugarhouse and in the Avenues off 18th Street.
With Christmas one week away, many will try and find new and old spots. You can see some the Christmas lights up for display at Temple Square.

Our digital team here at ABC4 put together a list of where you can see these displays for free.

Utahns know we go all out for Christmas and now we’re being recognized for it. according to a new report by Century Link Utah ranks #1 for Christmas spirit
When it comes to decorating and celebrating Christmas Utah tops the list.
Here’s the top 10 ranking:

  1. Utah
  2. Idaho
  3. Wisconsin
  4. North Carolina
  5. South Carolina
  6. Tennessee
  7. Nebraska
  8. North Dakota
  9. West Virginia
  10. Arkansas

These states were not so jolly and had the least Christmas spirit:

  1. Texas
  2. Arizona
  3. California
  4. Delaware
  5. Nevada

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