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Town-Wide Holiday Home Decorating ContestIMG_0737
If you like to decorate the outside of your home for the holidays, then this is your time to shine! Merrillville is having a Town-wide Holiday Home Decorating Contest, and the grand prize is a $200 gift card. Click here to register for the contest. The deadline to register is 4 p.m. on Dec. 8.
Judging will take place from Dec. 11 to Dec. 20.
The first, second, and third place winners will be notified Dec. 21, and prizes will be awarded during the Dec. 26 Town Council meeting (you do NOT have to be present to win).
Prizes are as follows:
First Place — $200 gift card, trophy, and yard sign
Second Place — $150 gift card, trophy, and yard sign
Third Place — $100 gift card and yard sign
*Please note that winners agree to display a winning home yard sign, and yard signs will be placed and collected for your convenience

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Town of Merrillville Holiday Home Decorating Contest Application

By clicking "Submit," I grant the Town of Merrillville or its designee permission to list and publish my address & photographs of my home for promotional purposes on our website and social media.