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Feb 29, 2024

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Holiday Door Decorating Contest

CLIFTON, NJ – As the Holiday season rapidly approaches, City of Clifton residents are getting ready to sing songs, string popcorn and decorate their homes with colorful lights.  The Clifton Board of Recreation is sponsoring their Annual Holiday Door Decorating Contest.  Take this opportunity to get in the Holiday spirit and spend quality time with your family.  Let your creativity and festive ideas take over and make your door a magical sight to see.  This year’s categories include Most Original, Most Colorful, Most Creative, Best Craftsmanship, Most Unusual, Best International/Patriotic Theme, Best Theme, Best Children’s Theme, Best Old Fashioned Christmas/Winter Theme, Best Door in Town, “Child Creation”, a door that is completely created and constructed by children.  You do not need to specify a category when registering unless you are entering the “Child Creation” categories.  All you need to do is register by calling the Clifton Recreation Department at (973) 470-5956.  All interested participants must be registered and have their door decorated by Friday, December 7, 2012 to be eligible.  Judging will take place throughout the following week starting Monday, December 10, 2012. Winners will be contacted by phone.  All participants will receive a small gift for entering the contest.  The grand prize will go to the door that is awarded the “Best in Town” title.  Ten additional winners will be selected from the above list. Tell your family and friends about this fun and friendly contest.  Show us what the Holidays mean to you!