Holiday Lights Contest Entry

Holiday Lights Contest Entry

Join the Monroe Playground Foundation for a
town-wide holiday lights contest!
Register here to make your house part of the fun!

The Monroe Playground Foundation presents the 1st Annual Town-Wide Holiday Decorating Contest! 

Register your Monroe residence here by 11:59pm on Tuesday, December 1st.

Donation to register is $25.

Judging by our independent team will begin Saturday, December 5th through Friday December 18th. 

Judging based on Originality, Arrangement and Theme in each stated category.

On-line People’s Choice voting from

Saturday, December 12th through Friday, December 18th. 

Winners announced at a virtual Town-Wide event on  December 19th…

more details to come!


You do NOT need to be a pro to enter and win prizes!

12/1 | Registration Deadline
12/5 | All decorating complete
12/5 - 12/18 | Judging
12/12 - 12/18 | People's Choice Voting
Houses judged based on:
Overall Theme
- Clark Griswold Award -
The winner of this award has never looked at their house and thought "Too many lights"!
- Santa's Favorite - 
Holiday Characters like Frosty, Santa, Mrs. Claus, Rudolf, Buddy the Elf, (Hanukkah Harry?)
- Best Use of Non-Lighting Decoration - 
Wreaths, bows, trees, garland, ribbon, are all fair game here
- Best Use of Animation -
Bring your winter wonderland to life by adding motors and movement
(gasoline powered decorations discouraged)
- People's Choice Award -
Popular Vote!  That "It" Factor that makes people just love your house!


The Monroe Playground Foundation was formed in the fall of 2017.  Our mission is to work with Residents, Families and the Town of Monroe to provide our community with a safe and creative playground environment where families can interact and supervise their children at play and help make it a place where generations can come together and create special memories.

Monroe Playground Foundation

PO Box 162

Monroe, CT 06468

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