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A Fairhaven man setups up over 190,000 holiday lights for a spectacular holiday display.

When September or October comes, it’s natural for me to think about lights.

Mark, Fairhaven, Massachusetts Resident


A high school junior explores the massive holiday light show one man pulls off in Fairhaven, Massachusetts.

Mark sets up a spectacular holiday display each year on his property, providing residents of Fairhaven with a wonderful holiday experience. His display consists of over 190,000 holiday lights!


  • New England Student Production Video Essay Award 2015
  • National Student Production Video Essay Award 2016
A Fairhaven resident sets up holiday lights through the bushes of his home.

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About the Author
About the Author

Drew Furtado is an Emmy Award winning filmmaker, and leader of a nationally recognized high school media arts communication department .

He develops guides and strategies for nonprofit and educational organizations to improve and grow their social media presence, website development, and communication practices that best engages audiences.

New Bedford, Massachusetts

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