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Holiday Decorating Contest

Get in the holiday spirit and join us for our annual Holiday Decorating contest!

 Time to decorate for the Holidays!

The holiday decorating contest is open to all businesses located in the Business Improvement District boundaries, which are the Central Business District and North Main Ave north to the City limits. To participate in the contest, you must register your business by November 25. A professional photographer will take a photo of each registered business. BID will post all photos on its Facebook page in a photo album for a public vote.   Cash prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place overall. Holiday displays can include light displays on the entire building, and/or window decorations. All decorations need to be visible from the outside.

Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd

$200 for 1st place

$100 for 2nd Place

$50 for 3rd Place

Winners will be announced on BID's Facebook Page

See below for contest rules and deadlines.

Beads and Beyond's Holiday Window 2016

Deadline to Register:

 Deadline to register is November 25 with decorations up by November 28.  Click here to register

Holiday Decorating Contest Rules:

Voting for the contest will take place from December 2 to December 18. Winners announced on December 20.

BID encourages participating merchants to share the link from BID's Facebook page with their own fans and ask them to vote. The album will be up for the public to view on December 2.

Tips and Suggestions for a good holiday display.

Click here to register

Questions? Contact Tanya at (970) 375-5067 or by email at

Best Holiday Decorations from 2017