Outdoor Christmas Decoration Contests This Week

The city of Knox outdoor Christmas decoration contest is tonight.

From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. tonight, the committee members will travel around the city of Knox and judge all outdoor decorations. Make sure you have all lighted displays turned on in order to be part of the contest. The first place winner will receive $100, second place will win $50 and third place will get $25.

This Saturday, Dec. 21, the town of Hamlet will hold its outdoor Christmas decoration contest from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. CT. Clerk-Treasurer Kristina Pitts told WKVI that residents don’t need to register for the contest, you just need to make sure your outdoor display is in working order during the time of the judging. The winner will receive $100, second place will get $75 and third place gets $50.

Also this Saturday, the WKVI Country Christmas contest will be held where those residents who live outside of town and city limits can participate. Call WKVI at (574) 772-6241 and register your residence to be in the contest. The winner will receive $100, second place $50 and third place $25.