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If Brian Sweet had to pick just one holiday to go all out for, he said it would definitely be Halloween.

“It is a fun, adult holiday,” said Sweet, of Germantown. “The weather is so much nicer, and you can talk to more people.”

He also said there are more options in how to decorate. “We don’t take it as a scary aspect, but as an entertaining one,” said Sweet, who also goes all out for Christmas.

Each year in October, Sweet — who decorates his house with his husband, Larry — has a show with thousands of lights that coordinates with music viewers can hear over their car radios at 101.5 FM. The playlist has songs for all ages, including “Purple People Eater,” “Phantom of the Opera,”” Ghostbusters” and “Monster Mash.”  

The Lightmare Before Christmas show in Germantown is a