Home for the Holidays Decorating Contest


Home for the Holidays Decorating Contest

The City of Eureka wants to bring joy and holiday cheer by presenting the Mayor’s 1st Annual Home for the Holidays Decorating Contest. Mayor Seaman encourages the community to decorate their homes with holiday décor. With COVID-19 keeping us home for the holidays, grabbing some hot chocolate and driving around the City of Eureka sight-seeing the best of the best holiday décor is the perfect holiday tradition for you and your family.

Individuals who have gone above and beyond in decorating their homes in an exceptional and creative approach are recognized for their hard work.

The top vote getter, will receive the Mayor’s Holiday Award and be recognized for their contribution to bringing holiday cheer to our community.

Rules & Regulations 

  • No cost required to participate
  • All Eureka & the greater Eureka area are eligible to participate
  • One entry per household
  • Addresses of all entered homes will be included on the holiday decorating contest map (Public view)
  • Registration starts December 2nd and all entries are due by December 13th at 5PM
  • The voting will begin on December 14th and end on December 22nd
  • Mayor Seaman will announce the winner on December 23rd
  • Decorations must be visible from the street.
  • Photos of the homes will be displayed on the City’s social media sites

How to Participate

  • Complete the entry form between December 2nd through December 14th,
  • Your home’s photo will be published for the public to vote on your display
  • Deadline to enter is December 14th, 2020

    Register here

How to Vote

  • Public voting will be open form December 14th-December 22nd
  • Winner will be announced through social media December 23rd

The City of Eureka 1st Annual Home for the Holidays Decorating Contest is live and ready for your viewing. Enjoy driving through town and visiting all the participant homes and be sure to vote for your favorite below. One vote per person and we will announce the winner on December 23rd. City of Eureka wishes you a very happy holiday season and a happy New Year. 

Click here to view the voting form. 

Click here to view map of registered homes. 

Any further questions should be directed at ED Coordinator, Christine Tyson at:  ctyson@ci.eureka.ca.gov