New Baltimore Community Holiday Lights Contest

The Details:

Untangle those lights, pull out the inflatables, and start decorating! Do you or your neighbor light up the block with holiday cheer each year? Nominate a neighbor or household to win the New Baltimore Community Holiday Lights Contest.

Outdoor Holiday Decorating Contest is a festive way to demonstrate your community pride and light up the holiday season. It's also a great project for the whole family. So pull out your Santas, sleds, reindeer, wreaths and lights and spread the holiday cheer through your neighborhood.

To nominate a fellow New Baltimore resident or your own home, contact the New Baltimore Parks & Recreation Department with the address and name of the homeowner, if known.

First Place: $100
Second Place: $75
Third Place: $50

Send in your nomination today!

Call 586-725-0291 or email Michele,


The Rules:

No fee for entry into the contest.

Only decorations visible from the roadway will be subject to grading.

All lights must be on by 6:00 PM from December 12th and December 16th for judging.

Judging by the Parks and Recreation Commission will be based on arrangement, variety, and overall “WOW!” factor.

Prizes will be awarded for first, second, and third place winners of residential homes, as well as New Baltimore businesses.

Winners will be contacted before the official public announcement at a future City Council meeting.

Entries must be residents within the borders of the city of New Baltimore.