Five homes to visit before Christmas


December 20, 2012 at 1:40 pm  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

2326 Ormond Blvd. In Destrehan – Owner Jesse Savaski 

Savaski, the owner of the Coffee & franchise located on the West Bank of Jefferson Parish, has had one of the more grandiose displays for the past 23 years. “I’ve had a few things made,” Savaski sai
2326 Ormond Blvd. In Destrehan – Owner Jesse Savaski Savaski, the owner of the Coffee & franchise located on the West Bank of Jefferson Parish, has had one of the more grandiose displays for the past 23 years. “I’ve had a few things made,” Savaski sai
Those looking for holiday cheer this Christmas can always visit the light displays at Lafreniere Park in Metairie or Celebration in the Oaks in New Orleans, but just right around the corner there are numerous homes with generous light displays that anyone can see for free.

We have selected some of the better decorated homes in the parish to profile for this Christmas.

17 Shadow Lane in Destrehan – Owner Bruce and Lorna Bourgeois - 

Bourgeois said for the past decade one of his three sons has taken a turn at designing and setting up the display each year. “It takes several months for those lights to come on. Each yea
Grand Bayou Road in Bayou Gauche – Owner Lenny Hafford - 

Hafford has lavished his five-acre yard with more elaborate lighting displays each year for the past three years as a memorial to his mother Ula who passed away in 2010. “She loved sharing Chris
137 Birch in Luling – Owners Danny and Lori Treadaway - 

Treadaway’s display is a year-long process that culminates with him taking a week-long vacation to put everything in place. “He loves it. He just loves Christmas,” Lori Treadaway said of her husb
428 Oak St. in Norco – Owner Ivy Breaud - 

Breaud has been decorating his home for the past 13 years. “I started doing it for the kids at first and now I am doing it for the grandkids,” Braud said.
 



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