Holiday of Lights Decorating Contest (Nominations accepted until December 15)

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Get ready to light up your holiday season with the Grover Beach Holiday of Lights Decoration Competition! 

We invite all Grover Beach residents to decorate their homes or businesses with holiday lights and decorations. You can even nominate your neighbors, yourself, or your favorite local business to participate in the fun! 

Not only will you get into the holiday spirit, but you also have the chance to earn major bragging rights. All you have to do is nominate and submit photos or videos of your decorated home or business to

We welcome all types of holiday decor and creativity, from traditional to unique and innovative. We can't wait to see how you light up the night and bring joy to the community with your festive spirit. 

Entries will be accepted through December 15th, 2023. Winners will be selected by the Parks, Recreation, and Beautification Commission and announced via social media and on our website, along with a map of all entries. This tool will allow you and your loved ones to take a self-guided tour around Grover Beach and immerse yourselves in the holiday spirit. 

 Let's make this holiday season brighter and more cheerful than ever before with the Grover Beach Holiday of Lights Decoration Competition!

Business Award Categories Winners
  • Best Overall Business Display
  • Best Use of Lights in Display
Residential Award Categories Winners
  • Best Overall Residential Display
  • Best Use of Animation and/or Craftmanship
  • Clark Griswold Award - Extraordinary Display of Decoration and Lights