Holiday decorating contest announced

From Local Sources

JASPER — The Jasper Jaycees and the Jasper Chamber of Commerce will again host the Outdoor Home and Christmas Decorating and Lighting Contest for city residents.

The contest is open to all residents of Jasper and those living within 1 mile of the city limits. Past response to the contest has been tremendous and former entries are encouraged to enter again. Residents are encouraged to make plans now for the 2018 contest..

The categories for this year’s contest are: Most Traditional, Best Use of Lights, Family Theme and Most Original. Prizes are awarded to the top three homes in each category.

Entry forms for the contest will be published in The Herald. on Saturday, Nov. 24, Monday, Nov. 26, and Tuesday, Nov. 27. Additional forms are available at the Jasper Chamber of Commerce at 302 W. Sixth St. or by calling 812-482-6866.

Entries must be received in the Jasper Chamber office no later than Monday, Dec. 10. They can be mailed to P.O. Box 307, Jasper, IN,  47547-0307, sent by email to or faxed to the Chamber at 812-848-2015.

Judging will take place on the evening of Dec. 14. Lights should be turned on by 6 p.m. that evening.

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