- Events in Orange Township, Ohio

You've been laboring over your decorations - checking lights, climbing ladders, hanging over gutters, running extension cords, setting up displays, attaching greenery, placing lights to accent displays, inflating those large characters...and the list goes on and on. Every year, you promise yourself to add only a "few more" decorations, but we know how that goes. But when it's done...WOW...everyone in the neighborhood can marvel in your creation.

And NOW you have the opportunity to share your outdoor's Christmas decorations to more than a few neighbors PLUS have a chance to win GREAT PRIZES for all your effort!  


1st Place - $150 in Cash Gift Cards
Compliments of The Inn at Olentangy Trail, Darlene Schaefer of CRT Realtors,  and 

2nd Place
$50 Taranto's Pizzeria Gift Card
Additional Prizes - Drawing from all entries

$25 Gift Card - Kullberg Designs

$25 Gift Card - Dave Burgett, Edward Jones

$25 Gift Card - Eyeshop Optical

$25 Gift Card - The Delaware County District Library - Orange Branch


  1. Contest starts on December 1, 2017 and ends at midnight on December 31, 2017;
  2. By entering this contest, you agree to our rules and any/all decisions relating to this contest, distribution of prizes, and results thereof. There is no charge or fee to enter this contest; 
  3. If you haven't done so already, please LIKE US ON FACEBOOK and sign up for your BE NOTIFIED emails; 
  4. Enter by submitting a VIDEO or PICTURES - Submit a video (no bigger than 20mb in MP3, MP4 or MOV format and email to  Video can have sound but is not required and will not be part of the judging. OR submit up to 5 pictures in JPG or PNG format. Photos should be in color and at least 1000 pixels in width (if possible for display purposes, but not required). One entry per residence. All entries will be posted on this page for everyone to enjoy and for our judges to select winners.  For 1st & 2nd Place, we will be looking for the most incredibly spectacular decorations. All other prizes will be selected from remaining entries.  Please include your name, address, phone number and email address to contact you if you win. Your address, phone number and email address will not be distributed or published by us, and your information is held in strict privacy and not shared with anyone. 
  5. Contest is open to all residence in Orange Township, and you must be 18 years or older to enter
  6. The contest is for OUTSIDE holiday decorations on your house, apartment or condominum only, and/or in your yard only.
  7.  Entry must be your display from this year - 2017.   Judges have the option to verify your decorations before awarding prizes.
  8. Judges decisions are final.  
  9. and it's sponsors, supporters and judges are not responsible for lost, misdirected or poor quality videos or photos, or any problems or issues with your email or Internet services/connections, or web-related issues. We will confirm receipt of your entry. 
  10. By entering our contest, you give permission to freely share your video/picture and name (if applicable) on our website and social media without compensation.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at

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Current Entries

FIRST PRIZE - $150.00 (1 winner).  Prizes donated by:

The Inn At Olentangy Trail - Established in 2011, The Inn at Olentangy Trail invites you to visit our community and experience the tranquility and comfort available with assisted living in Delaware, OH. Our assisted living community offers personalized levels of care and attention based on each resident's specific needs and requirements, preserving independence wherever possible.  

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Darlene Schaefer, CRT Realtors
- Licensed since 2007.  I have been actively involved in the residential and business fabric of our Lewis Center/Orange Twp community, serving on neighborhood HOA's, sponsoring area youth sports, and being a part of our local Business Association and Zoning coalition. I am a busy neighbor, volunteer & Realtor! 

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SECOND PRIZE - $50 gift card to Taranto's Pizzeria (1 winner). Prize donated by: 

Taranto's Pizzeria - One of the most well-known and loved pizza restaurants in Orange Township. Delicious award-winning pizzas made with fresh dough and homepage pizza sause, with a wide variety of toppings. Also select from salads, subs, pasta and wings. Ask about their gluten-free options, too! 

DRAWING FROM ALL OTHER ENTRIES - From all remaining entries, a special random drawing will be held to select additional winners for submitting an entry to the contest.  So submit your decoration for  a chance to win!  More prizes may be added, too!  

$25 Gift Card - David Burgett, AAMS, Edward Jones
David Burgett, AAMS, Edward Jones - Whether you're planning for retirement, saving for college for children or grandchildren, or just trying to protect the financial future of the ones you care for the most, we can work together to develop specific strategies to help you achieve your goals. We can also monitor your progress to help make sure you stay on track or determine if any adjustments need to be made. Throughout it all, we're dedicated to providing you top-notch client service. 

$25 Gift Card - Kullberg Designs
Kullberg Designs - Customized web creation and graphic designs. Based in Orange Township, Kullberg Designs has been providing professional web services and graphic designs for over 26 years. Contact us for a free consultation. 

$25 Gift Card - Eyeshop Optical
Eyeshop Optical - 'Tis the season for frames and fun! Zippy the ELF is back and will be hanging out at EyeShop for the holiday season. Stop in today and visit Zippy and enjoy a tasty dessert!  END OF THE YEAR appointments fill up fast so access our website to schedule an appointment. 

$25 Gift Card - The Delaware County District Library - Orange Branch
Orange Branch, DCDL - The Orange Branch is located in Orange Township just north of the township's fire station, park and pool. At 33,000 square feet, this branch has a drive-up book drop and drive through pick-up window, along with many other special green building features. The building also houses our Outreach Services Department and Imagination Garden.