Enter Patch's “Deck the House” Contest for a Chance to Win $100,000

Decorating your house in Vienna for the holidays this year? You could win money for your local school district and $500 to pay your electric bills!

We’re launching our annual Deck the House Contest to find the most over-the-top holiday decorations in America — the best “decked” house in the country —the one home so spectacularly decorated that everyone in town jokes your holiday decorations could rival Rockefeller Center’s.

If this sounds like your house, upload a photo or video of your home to our Vienna Patch contest page until Dec. 16.

Only residents of Patch towns are eligible to enter. We’ll select 24 regional finalists, and from them, pick one grand prize winner. Patch will pay up to $500 of the utility bill for each finalist, while our national winner will have $100,000 donated to his or her local school district.

So what are you waiting for? Call your friends and neighbors with the best decorations and tell them to enter this year's contest -- or bust out the lights and try to win yourself.

Groovis Maximus December 05, 2012 at 02:36 PM
Can we nominate a house that's not ours? I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the Holmes house on Nutley. When the Holmes family lights up their house, my family knows it's officially the Christmas season. Can I nominate them?
Erica R. Hendry December 05, 2012 at 03:54 PM
Groovis -- we would love that house to enter!! I look forward to that home every year. Unfortunately, the homeowner must enter themselves. If you know them, or know someone who knows them, please encourage them to enter. Someone could help them take the photo and post it, etc. Let us know how we can help! Erica


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