The Christmas Home Decorating Contest is limited to residents within the city limits who have entered by 12 noon on Friday, December 6, 2013.
There are 5 catagories of competition: Christmas Elegance; Best Use of Lights; Best use of Christmas Characters; Best Religious Display and City's Best (previous Mayors Award winners). Preliminary competition will be by wards, choosing 1st & 2nd place in each category in each ward. The 1st place winners in each ward with then compete for the Mayor's Award.
All entries with a map will be published in the Dec. 10
Ward Winners will be published in the Dec. 15 News Tribune
Mayors' Winners will be published in the Dec. 22 News Tribune
Preliminary judging for all homes will be Dec. 10 to 12 from 6-10 pm. All entered homes will have thier displays lighted at this time. Mayor's judging of the best of each ward will be held on Dec. 14-15.
All entries must be received by Friday, Dec. 6 by 12 Noon
Yard signs will be placed in the yards of the winners between Dec. 16-18
Mayor's Award winners receive a plaque between Dec. 17-21.
To enter: mail; fax; email; call; or hand deliver your name, address, ward and category.
Jefferson City Parks & Rec
427 Monroe, J.C., MO 65101