City of College Park, Maryland

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Deck the City
Holiday Decorating Contest 2017

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Winning and Nominated Homes

Gallery of winning homes


  • Contest is open to residential addresses within the City of College Park only.
  • Nominations will be accepted beginning at 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Tuesday, November 28, 2017.
  • Entries must be received by 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2017.
  • Completed entries will be accepted via email, mail or by telephone. A completed form may also be dropped off at City Hall only for submission. Incomplete entries may not be accepted.
  • Judging will be held from Friday, December 15 through Sunday, December 17, 2017 between 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Holiday lights and decorations must be turned on prior to the start of judging.
  • Prizes will be awarded for the three winners in each of the City’s four districts (twelve winners total).
  • Winning homes will be notified on Monday, December 18, 2017. Winners must have their lights and decorations on Tuesday, December 19 between 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. for photos.
  • Photos of winning homes will be posted on the City’s website, social media (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram), Municipal Scene and possibly other City channels.