Explainer How West Seattle's Craziest Christmas Light Display Is Created The Menashe family strings a quarter million twinklers around its property on Beach Drive every winter, drawing gawkers from across the city. This is how they light up the night. By Allison Williams 11/15/2013 at 5:00am This article originally appeared in the December 2013 issue of Seattle Met under the title "The Menashe Christmas Lights." This article appeared in the December 2013 issue of Seattle Met Magazine. Filed under West Seattle, Holiday Events, Christmas 2013, Menashe Holiday Lights Show Comments Sign up for our newsletters!