A seven decade old tradition bringing people holiday cheer


SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – The average American will spend exactly $53.53 on holiday decorations this season.

There was a time when decorating the outside of a house with more than a couple lights was actually a rarity. That’s when a neighborhood decided to do something about it in the 1940’s.

Craig Wirth has the history of Christmas Street. It’s a brightly lighted Wirth Watching.

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