Batavia residents compete for scariest house decorations this October

Wed October 3, 2018

BATAVIA, IL – Get your ghosts and goblins out of storage because the Batavia Park District will be hosting its first ever Halloween House Decorating Contest. Prizes will be awarded for Best Overall Theme and People’s Choice.

“The Holiday House Decorating Contest has been popular the past few years, and residents have been asking for a Halloween version,” explained Katie Drum, Director of Marketing and Public Relations at the Park District.

All displays will be judged on Wednesday, October 24th between 6:00 and 9:00 pm. Winners will receive a Batavia Park District prize package. This contest is for Batavia residents only. Addresses of all entries will be published in local media unless specified otherwise at the time of registration. People's Choice voting will take place from October 25 - 30 on the District’s Facebook page and the house with the most “likes” wins! To register, call or visit the Batavia Park District offices. Registration deadline is October 23 and there is just a $5 fee to participate. 

For more information call 630-879-5235