Christmas Tree Lighting and decorating contest for business owners ONLY, December 7, 2019


Christmas Decorating Contest

All business owners are invited to participate in the lighting competition. The juried competition will be for Business Overall.

  • Click here to get your entry form or go to the Cloudcroft Chamber of Commerce.

Enter by:   Saturday, December 12/8 Judging:    Saturday, December 12/15

It’s a MAJOR AWARD!! The judges will pick an OVERALL Winner from the Winners of the three categories. The OVERALL winner will receive a MAJOR AWARD—A full sized LEG LAMP from A Christmas Story…one of the most iconic and recognizable movie props of all time! Replicas of the leg lamp have become prized “Major Awards” for fans everywhere and this MAJOR AWARD will travel around the Village to the OVERALL winner of the decorating contest every year.

Decorate BIG year after year to keep this MAJOR AWARD…or LOSE it to your competitor…it’s all up to YOU!

2017 Winner:  Shenanigans in the “Pine Stump Mall”

Santa and the Cloudcroft High School Band will come down Burro Street via Firetruck!  Santa will be available to take photos with the kiddos! We will have the Christmas tree lighting.  High Altitude will be serving hot chocolate and cookies.

Tree LightingTree Lighting takes place on December 7, 2019 at dusk (5PM).  Please join us for a bonfire, hot chocolate and cookies in front of High-Altitude at 5pm. Santa will be available to take pictures with the kiddos in the back room of the Burro Street Bakery. Don't forget about their famous pies and pastries!  Mayor Dave will be starting the countdown for the Christmas tree lighting at dark. Don't forget to bring a jacket! Bring an ornament to help decorate the tree while listening to the Cloudcroft High School Choir sing!