Holiday Happenings

Light up the Community Decoration Challenge 2021

it takes a village contest

It Takes a Village to light up the Community. 

It is time again to Light up the Community! We are holding the 2nd annual holiday decorating contest to bring out festive spirits in our community this year. 
To register please follow the link
This is open to both residential homes and businesses within Orono.  There will be prizes awarded to each category. Best residential and business displays will each receive a gift basket with a minimum value of $100.
Contest rules: Free to enter and must be an Orono resident. Contest registration will be open now until December 20, 2021 and judging will occur from 5:00pm-8:00pm on December 21,2021. Exterior lights only and must be visible from the street. All participants agree to have one or more photos of their decorated residence/business exterior posted on the Towns website, Facebook page, and or Newsletter. A complete set of rules will be available for all to view. Winners will be announced on December, 27,2021. 
A map of the participating addresses will be posted here soon!

Let's "Light up the Community" with our kindness! Our activity sheet contains prompts for different ways
to do good for yourself, your family, and others. So, what are you waiting for? Help us spread some cheer all month
long and make our community a little bit brighter.

If you finish 10 acts of kindness, bring in your chart to receive an ornament you can decorate keep for yourself!
Your name will also be entered into a raffle for a gift card to Briar Patch and a movie night with three friends at the library

Download a Do Good December activity sheet here!