Photo: Decorated houses ‘light’ up the holiday season

Check out the holiday decorations of these Long Island homes!

Long Island residents have been gearing up for the holiday season for several weeks.

In addition to holiday shopping and baking, putting out lights and decorations is a staple for this time of year.

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Taking a drive around the island in mid-to-late December is really a treat.

Pictured above are just a handful of the many decorated homes in Garden City, Old Westbury, East Hills, Sea Cliff, Carle Place and Uniondale.