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Animated Displays in Kansas City Area

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I would like to view some display's in the KC area. Can everyone that has a display let me know?

I already know about about the Kryger display, Frontdorr's, and G-Town's display. Looking for some more to view.

Thanks,

Mike:)

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Well we're not exactly KC but if you're coming from St. Joe you might as well swing by Lawrence too. ;)

1132 Parkside Circle, Lawrence KS.

Couple of hundred channels.

PS Be patient if the traffic's backed up a bit. (had to wait 15 minutes to make it to my drive tonight. Argh. They're not paying attention to anything but the lights)

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Matt...excellent! I didin't know about your display, but we we are going out tomorrow night, so I'm adding you to the list! Glad to see yet another one in KC! :-)

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Matt...excellent! I didin't know about your display, but we we are going out tomorrow night, so I'm adding you to the list! Glad to see yet another one in KC! :-)

Great!, always wanting people to enjoy the display. Our house is so far off the beaten path that I don't get much incedental traffic. If you are curious here is the one poorly shot youtube video that I've had time to finish so far.

Enjoy,

Matt

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Matt, another source for light displays is the website http://www.kansastravel.org/kansascitychristmasdisplays.htm which lists displays in Johnson County, KS that is. And I know this is a Missouri thread, but Mike asked for displays in the KC area, and we're there.

I wasn't aware of your display Matt, so we'll try to get up north before the season is over. Always enjoy seeing as many displays as possible and seeing how creative people can be.

Merry Christmas!

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There is a display in Overland Park that is at the home of an AL partner. You can find out about it at http://www.theultimatetree.com/. I've checked it out and it is unique.

The Paul Sessel (CDI) told me about one at 5900 W 157th Terr.(157th Terr & Woodson), Overland Park. I haven't driven by to see it so can't tell you anything about it.

There was also a display put up last year by AL at 2801 W 127th, Leawood, KS. I haven't gone by to check it out this year, so again don't know what it looks like or if it is up again this year.

Hope that helps.

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We have had a static display (with over 7500 lights) for many years and after finding PC this year we have taken a baby step with the Gemmy machine and added about 3600 more lights, and put together our first animated display. I have been bitten and am already planning on 32 LOR channels next year. We are at 1225 Mockingbird Lane in Liberty.

Gary

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Thanks for posting your information Gary. Good luck with that "bug."

And you might want to join us at PLUS2009 for the best education you'll ever get. Registration is now open and a 40% discount if you sign up in December.

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We have had a static display (with over 7500 lights) for many years and after finding PC this year we have taken a baby step with the Gemmy machine and added about 3600 more lights, and put together our first animated display. I have been bitten and am already planning on 32 LOR channels next year. We are at 1225 Mockingbird Lane in Liberty.

Gary

Gary,

Feel free to pm me if you're interested in seeing any of the setup. I know that when I was getting started a couple years ago that it would have been really helpful to see some and hear about some of the "gotchas" that I didn't plan for. (extention cords, time to manufacture hardware, electric setup, etc) that were required before firing up the first year. Things should be up through the first week of the year.

Matt

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Gary,

Feel free to pm me if you're interested in seeing any of the setup. I know that when I was getting started a couple years ago that it would have been really helpful to see some and hear about some of the "gotchas" that I didn't plan for. (extention cords, time to manufacture hardware, electric setup, etc) that were required before firing up the first year. Things should be up through the first week of the year.

Matt

Ditto for me Gary. I'd be glad to help in any way too.

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Thanks to the link about the display's in Johnson county. I didn't know about it. Thanks Matt also to your response about your display. I work in KC, but live just south of St. Joseph and have the rest of the year off after tonight and plan on trying to make it by as many display's as possible.

Mike

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There was also a display put up last year by AL at 2801 W 127th, Leawood, KS. I haven't gone by to check it out this year, so again don't know what it looks like or if it is up again this year.

Hope that helps.

The house on 127th is up and running this year. Looks like some minor enhancements from last year.

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I know of two of us in Blue Springs.

I'm at 412 SW Killarney on the south side of town and Mad Doctor is at 4602 N.W. Valley View Road just off I-70 using either Woods Chapel or Little Blue Parkway.

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Mad Doctor is at 4602 N.W. Valley View Road just off I-70 using either Woods Chapel or Little Blue Parkway.

Thanks Eric for including your two Blue Spring displays. We're getting quite a KC list compiled here. Maybe we should start a similar thread in the KS thread and see what develops.

I saw a display last year close to where you said the Mad Doctor is located. Think it was a static display. Seems like I found out about it from a KC Star article. But at this point, not sure exactly where it was, other than east of I-435 around Woods Chapel Rd.

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