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Holiday Nights Decorating Contest

Post Date:11/07/2017 10:22 AM

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November 7, 2017


Lights, Sights, & Holiday Nights Decorating Contest


‘Tis the season to be jolly and spread holiday cheer. The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department, and Recreation and Parks Commission invite residents to decorate their homes and businesses in the spirit of the season. Dazzle the community with merry and bright creations to earn a spot on the 2017 Lights, Sights, & Holiday Nights Tour Map.


Nominations will be accepted beginning Monday, November 13th through Friday, December 8th. To nominate a residence or business within the Santa Maria City limits, please email a photograph and the address of the display to Awards will be given to nominees that have not won this annual contest in prior years. Past winners will be eligible for the Holiday Hall of Fame category. All contest winners will be announced on Friday, December 15th.


For more information about the contest, please call (805) 925-0951 extension 2260 or visit the Recreation and Parks Department’s administrative office at 615 South McClelland Street.


Questions may be directed to the Recreation and Parks Department at (805) 925-0951 extension 2260.



Department:                           Recreation and Parks

Contact Person:                     Dennis Smitherman, Management Analyst I

Telephone Number:                (805) 925-0951 ext. 2263

E-mail Address:            


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