Christmas Decorating Contest

Do you think you have one of the best decorated houses/businesses in Warsaw/Richmond County this holiday season?  Have you been planning your exterior illumination for months?  Here is your chance to win bragging rights!  Warsaw-Richmond County Chamber of Commerce will be conducting our annual Christmas Decorating Contest in winter 2023.  Participants may enter in one or more of the following categories:

  • A Classic Christmas
  • Best Themed Display
  • Clark Griswold Award for Most Lights
    in a Display
  • Cousin Eddie Award for Tackiest Display
  • Best Overall
  • Best Window Display
  • Most Creative Use of Lights
  • Best Overall

To participate, please complete the below online form or you can download and print the form and return it in person at Cuddlebugs, by mail, or scan and email to  If you have questions regarding the contest please contact Sara Carroll at (804) 333-4443 or leave a message for the Chamber at (804) 313-2252.
2023 Christmas Decorating Contest Dates:
Registration closes at 5pm on Thursday, December 7th.
Judging takes place on Friday, December 8th and Saturday, December 9th.
Winners will be announced December 11th.
If you cannot see the form below, click the REGISTER ONLINE button

Contest Rules

  1. The home/business must be in Warsaw/Richmond County.  
  2. Registration is free but must be completed before the posted deadline.
  3. The home/business must be ready for viewing by the time judging occurs.