Be a part of the inaugural 2017 Covington Holiday Home Decorating Contest! The contest, which is sponsored by the Village of Covington along with the Covington Chamber of Commerce, encourages community pride by decorating in the spirit of the holiday. Residents who have gone above and beyond in decorating their residence in an exceptional creative approach will be recognized for their hard work during the Village Council meeting on Monday, December 18th.
The contest is open to all residents within the Village of Covington who have completed an entry form by the 12th day of Christmas, December 12th at 4:00 pm.
Contest entry forms are available from any village retailer, at Village Hall or:
Entry is FREE; no cost or fees apply.
Judging will be based on the following criteria:
- Creativity (originality, unique design and/or use of storyline or theme)
- Lights and Decorations (display and placement)
- Special Effects (sound effects, animation, etc.)
- Overall Appearance (effort & attractiveness)
Judging of all entries will take place during the evenings of December 13th through 15th.
Winning entries will be announced at the village council meeting on Monday, December 18th.
Five prizes will be awarded:
- First Place – $250 cash prize and yard sign
- Second Place – $200.00 cash prize and yard sign
- Third Place – $150 cash prize and yard sign
- Fourth Place – $100 cash prize and yard sign
- Fifth Place – $50 cash prize and yard sign
Be creative! Be festive! Have fun!