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Important Announcements

Welcome to the PlanetChristmas forums. Check here for the latest important announcements.

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Christmas Memories/traditions - last post by Chuck Smith

Best Practices

Ever heard the line "Been there. Done that." ? Learn from the people that have already made the mistakes. Follow the best practices and save yourself some grief.

  • 221 topics
  • 1,960 replies
Started A Facebook - last post by Clyde Lindsey

Blow Molds


  1. Sharing It!,
  2. Showing Off,
  3. Municipal Decorations

Love blow molds? Use this forum to talk about anything blow mold related.

  • 7,681 topics
  • 84,606 replies
Some New Halloween Arrivals - last post by GrimRooster

Classifieds

Got something to buy/sell/trade? Consider the PlanetChristmas Classifieds!

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Computerized Displays


  1. DIY Direct Control of Hardware,
  2. Synchronizing Light Shows

Using a computer to really make your display special? We're here to help!

  • 2,908 topics
  • 20,668 replies
Feeling Overwhelmed..making... - last post by castlechristmas

DIY Do It Yourself


  1. Arches of Lights,
  2. Christmas Radio/Music/Videos/etc.,
  3. DMX based lighting,
  4. Electrical Questions,
  5. Environmentally Green Christmas!,
  6. Mega-Poles,
  7. Mega-Trees,
  8. Mini-Trees,
  9. Motorized Contraptions,
  10. Ornaments,
  11. Plywood/Coro Cutouts,
  12. PVC Built,
  13. Santa. How to be a good one.,
  14. Storage. Where do you put all the stuff?,
  15. Trains, Ferris Wheels, Carousels and other movers!,
  16. Water Displays,
  17. Web Sites for Christmas and building them,
  18. Welding,
  19. Wireframes,
  20. X-10

Do it yourself with help from one of our sub-forums

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  • 61,150 replies
Need Help With V-Fmt212R Tr... - last post by RobertB

Faith based Christmas Displays

Here's the place to talk about your faith and how to show it in Christmas displays.

  • 171 topics
  • 2,283 replies
Big Angel On Roof? - last post by mwalz

Forums Tips and Tricks

The Forums of PlanetChristmas have about a bazillion features to take advantage of while visiting. Found a good one others need to know about.? Share it here!

  • 294 topics
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How Do I Edit One Of My For... - last post by Cstmkr

Halloween Control

Lights, sound and props need to be controlled in a Halloween display just like in a Christmas display. We think of Halloween as a warmup for the really big show in December.

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New Singing Pumpkins Web Site! - last post by Pumpkin King

If I Were In Charge of New Products

Got a great idea for a new Christmas based product? Share it here.

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Where has all the quality g... - last post by jerrymac

Indoor Christmas


  1. Christmas Villages,
  2. House Guests,
  3. Ornaments,
  4. Party Hints,
  5. Recipes,
  6. Trees in Every Room!

Christmas is so much more than just outdoor decorations. Join in the indoor fun, too!

  • 332 topics
  • 1,757 replies
Spary Painting - last post by Santas_elf0222

Inflatables/Airblowns/Balloons


  1. News in the Inflatables World,
  2. Showing Off!

Dreaming of a 25 foot tall reindeer on your roof this Christmas? Can't figure out how to keep him from blowing away? Wondering where to find anything 25 feet tall? Come join us!

  • 1,117 topics
  • 8,000 replies
For Sale - last post by ChrisL1976

Lights


  1. L.E.D.s,
  2. Lights, Lights, Lights!,
  3. Off-Season Lighting,
  4. RGB Based Lights

This is place to find out about various forms of lights available for your display!

  • 10,067 topics
  • 94,825 replies
Hanging On Wall - What Is B... - last post by J. J. Purpura

Music of Christmas

What's your favorite Christmas music?

  • 371 topics
  • 2,206 replies
Disney Winter Dreams - last post by Dougp

Newbies!

New to the PlanetChristmas community? Feel like you're over your head? Use this forum to talk with others that can get you grounded.

  • 1,345 topics
  • 10,060 replies
Adding More Electric Breakers? - last post by bigstott

Recipes for Christmas Cooking


  1. Recipes for Christmas

For it is written we shall gain five pounds during the holidays... and love every bit of it! Share your favorite recipes here.

  • 88 topics
  • 449 replies
Baby back ribs?? - last post by JR Kahuna

Security. Keeping Your Display Safe.

You have a lot of time, effort and money invested in your over-the-top Christmas display. Here's a place to discuss the best methods for keepit it and your viewers out of trouble.

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My Display Got Mauled! - last post by Denis Chaput

Software for Show Animation


  1. xLights/Nutcracker

Perplexed by all the programs available to create those over-the-top shows? We hear you. Some are easy to use but limited in what they can do. Others can do anything you can imagine but require a lot of time to learn. PlanetChristmas is hear to help!

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Tutorial Tonight. Audacity,... - last post by SMEIGHAN

Vendors of PlanetChristmas


  1. Animated Lighting,
  2. Christmas-LEDs,
  3. Computerized Lighting,
  4. D-Light,
  5. Demented Elf Voiceovers,
  6. Judy Pancoast Christmas Music,
  7. Light-O-Rama,
  8. LightShow Pro,
  9. Lights, Music, Magic!,
  10. RGB-SanDevices

Several unofficial vendor forums exist targeted to the specific needs of the PlanetChristmas community.

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Getting Started With Light-... - last post by ChristmasInVirginia

Videos of Christmas

Please use the "Videos" tab at the top of this page to share videos.

  • 387 topics
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Forum Guidelines - last post by Chuck Smith

Christmas Groups by State / Country


  1. MiniPLUS Help,
  2. USA,
  3. Canada,
  4. Worldwide!

Want to talk about happenings in your state? Here's a place to focus!

  • 2,267 topics
  • 20,849 replies
Holdman Star For Sale - last post by Paul D

Community Wide Announcements

Have something you think EVERYONE in the PlanetChristmas community needs to know about. Post it here.

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Acdc Chicago 2014 - last post by Lightaholic

Dasher's Diner


  1. Announcements,
  2. Business Opportunities,
  3. Christmas Memories...,
  4. Heads Up!,
  5. How in the world do you...,
  6. Neighbor Relations,
  7. Toot Your Horn!,
  8. Wanted!,
  9. Words of Wisdom,
  10. Way Off Topic!

Pull up a chair, order a greasy hamburger and use this forum to talk about almost anything. Just remember our three fundamental rules: be positive, family friendly and Christmas centric.

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Vmworld Meetup? - last post by gigogig

Being Thankful

It's easy to lose perspective in this chaotic world. Here's a place to ground yourself.

  • 155 topics
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Back After A Long Hiatus! - last post by Sidetrack73

Christmas Expo


  1. Latest from the top

Our regular gathering of decorating fanatics.

  • 118 topics
  • 485 replies
The "great Class" -... - last post by JHolmes