The Anoka County Fairgrounds is hosting a holiday decorating contest during the month of December. A member(s) of the fair board will judge each space and pick out their favorite ones. The top 5 will be placed on the Anoka County Fair website. The top 5 entries will be placed on the Anoka County Fair Facebook page (@anokacountyfair) for voting by the community. Voting will begin on Friday, Dec. 9th, and run until 8pm Dec. 26th.
Rules & Regulations
Decorations for the contest must be available and lit up on December 9th - 11th for judging. Decorations will be required to stay up until Dec 27th. For the drive through Holiday In Lights. Contestants can start setting up for the The Lights Competition Nov 4th.
The contest is for exterior decorations only
Judging criteria will include:
- Unique design and creative use of lights and decorations
- Storyline or theme
- Display and placement of decorations, animated objects, etc.
- Overall presentation
- The decorations must be in your designated space
Deadline to be included in the contest is November 1st, by 5 p.m.
Set up for this can start anytime after Nov 1st.
Be creative, be festive, have fun!
Once all applications are received, your location will be included in the map.
Deadline to register is November 1, by 5 p.m.
Grand Prize - Gift Card and THE TRAVELING TROPHY.
*The Fair is not responsible for any decorations stolen or damaged*