Christmas Decorating Contest

Each year the Del City Beautification Committee sponsors a Christmas Holiday Decoration Contest.  The program encourages community pride by decorating in the spirit of the holiday.  Individuals and businesses who have gone above and beyond in decorating their residence or business in an exceptional and creative approach are recognized for their hard work during the City Council meeting the third Monday of December each year.

Judging standards are based on:

Lights and Decorations
Overall Appearance

If you desire to nominate a residence or place of business who decoration style is impressive and have caught your eye, nominations timeline for this event is mid-November through the first part of December each year. 

Displays for nominations are normally set-up in the lobby at

  • City Hall, 3701 S.E. 15th Street or 
  • Del City Community Center, 4505 S.E. 15th Street
  • Welcome Center 5540 S.E. 15th Street

Nominations may also be emailed to  

2017 Christmas Decoration Contest Winners
Ward 1 - 
Leonard Mosley, Buddy and Debbie Sayre, Jack and Connie Engle

Ward 2 - Sherman McNally, Danny Carlson, and Dorothy Freeman

Ward 3 - Steve Thomas, Vera Radley, Scott and Renae Malloy

Ward 4 - Brian Linley, Nathan and Eugenia Beal, and Keith Dietz

Business Winners - Mattress Mart and St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church

City Council and the Beautification Committee would like to thank all nominees and recipients for the wonderful work they do for our community.