Mount Pulaski to hold "Bring on the
Lights" lighting contest AND Christmas parade
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[December 02, 2016]
MOUNT PULASKI - The Mount Pulaski
Business Association is proud to partner with local businesses
Downing, Przykopanski, Clements, & May Insurance, Deron Powell State
Farm Insurance, Andy Stukins Country Financial, and Hilltop Catering
to sponsor Mount Pulaski’s First “Bring on the Lights” Outside
Christmas Light Decorations Contest.
To enter the contest, each participant must complete an entry
form and submit a $ 10 entry fee to Johnson’s True Value Hardware
Store in Mount Pulaski. Entry forms are available at Johnson’s True
Value and on the Mount Pulaski Business Association Facebook page.
Entry forms are due November 30, 2016.
Cash prizes for People’s choice includes First place of $ 150,
Second place of $ 100, and Third place of $ 50. People’s choice
voting will begin on December 10, 2016 and end on December 24, 2016.
Ballots and maps will be available at the following voting sites:
Johnson’s True Value Hardware Store, The Farmers Bank of Mount
Pulaski, Salt Creek Attic, and the Mount Pulaski Library. Vote for
your favorite Christmas Light display by returning your ballot and $
1 per vote to one of the voting sites.
If you have any questions about the contest, please call Jennifer
Richner at (217) 855-6550.
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Lighted Christmas Parade December 10th
The association is also putting together a second new event in clelbration of
Christmas in Mount Pulaski.
The Lighted Christmas Parade will be Saturday, December 10th starting at 5 p.m.
The parade will run the normal Mount Pulaski Parade Route, from the high school
to the Square on Washington Street.
Santa Claus will bring up the end of the parade, and will stop in front of the
Mount Pulaski Courthouse for a time of vivisting with local children.
The public is invited.
[Tricia Aylesworth and city of Mount