BOGALUSA CHRISTMAS DECORATING CONTEST 2017 RULES
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Merry CHRISTmas to everyone!
Time & Temperature Service AKA Washington Parish Weather Now @ 985-735-9866 is pleased to announce they will be sponsoring a city wide Christmas decorating contest in the City of Bogalusa from Novemeber 23 till December 15,2017. There are NO PURCHASE necessary. PLEASE CHECK BACK OFTEN AS THESE RULES MAY CHANGE!
TO ENTER: Take a a clear photo with your smartphone in the horizontal (landscape) position.Using a digital camera is better. Be sure to put your local City of Bogalusa address and or block address in the description with the photo upload. Upload your Christmas decorating photo to the “Bogalusa Christmas Decorating” facebook group page to show it off and to be Judged by the public facebook group. Admins then will approve post. You may enter if outside the city limits of Bogalusa however, only those inside the city will be eligible for 1st,2nd, or 3rd prizes.
JUDGING- Judging will be done you the public & primarily on how many likes a particular Commercial or Residential Photo of a exterior or a Christmas themed decorated home, business, or church gets from the public via facebook group page "Bogalusa Christmas Decorating Contest".
PRIZES- Prizes are as follows & will be ONE 20 OZ Limited Edition Time & Temperature Yeti Cup for the following categories- Commercial (Business or Church) 1st, 2nd, 3rd.
Residential 1st, 2nd, or 3rd.
Contest will run from Thursday, November 24,2017 till Friday, December 15,2017. Winners will be announced the following week.
Rules are as follows and may change at any time so check back often:
1.) To enter the contest all exteriors homes,churches, or businesses must be decorated in good taste with a FAMILY FRIENDLY Christmas theme.
2.) During the contest please make sure all exterior Christmas lights, decorations,etc are working mainly from 5 p.m. to at least 9 p.m. during the contest.
3.) Only Businesses, Churches, or Residential Homes inside the City Limits of Bogalusa are eligible to win 20oz.Time & Tempertaure Yeti Cup prize. You may upload your home,business, or church if right outside of Bogalusa with address but only those inside of the City of Bogalusa city limits will be eligible for yard sign prize.
4.) Enter this contest at your own risk-It is up to you to secure all decorations with security cameras or security systems.
5.) In event of tie during contest admin shall do a coin flip to decide winner.
6.) Business and Commercial Entries- You may upload a photo of your Christmas decorated building-exterior only for free. Do include address. Any other photo such as product or service will constitute a advertisement which you will have to pay $ 50 to run a ad in this group. Your paid family friendly ads are welcomed here and will be billed by the Time & Temperature Service. Ads can be photos or short 2 min videos done by you for your business or church. Money raised from this will offset the $800 cost of the contest.This contest is a not-for- profit making venture.
7.) ALL POST MUST BE APPROVED BY ADMIN! Please allow 24 hours to process.
8.) IF DO NOT HAVE A FACEBOOK OR A COMPUTER: THIS SERVICE HAS NOW ENDED YOU MUST VOTE VIA FACEBOOK GROUP OR UPLOAD PHOTO. If you wish to enter home then please take a photo of your home decorated with Christmas decorations and mail the photo with name & address BEFORE Wednesday,December 6,2017 to the following address: WPTT,PO BOX 1387, Bogalusa,LA 70429 Admins of facebook group page: (click here: "Bogalusa Decorating Contest" will manually scan your photo into the group page for public judging. See how judging works above. There is no charge for this service.
If you wish to vote in this contest and do not have facebook or a computer then please visit Discount Tire on 526 Columbia St, Bogalusa (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) before Thursday,December 8,2017 and fill out a entry form to cast your ballot for best decorated Home, Business or Commercial place like a business or church.