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The Catalina Island Foundation and Overlook Hall once again invite local non-profit groups to enter the Fourth Annual Catalina Christmas Tree Decorating Contest! Cash prizes will be awarded to three non-profit winners and all trees will be auctioned off at the end of the contest. Local businesses may also enter on behalf of a designated charity. NO ENTRY FEE!
The Christmas Tree Decorating Contest will take place at Overlook Hall on Sunday, December 2rd, 2018 according to the schedule below:
Christmas Tree Decorating: 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Judging of the Trees: 3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Awards and Auction: 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Using their own decorations, participants may ornament the trees in any tasteful way they wish. Judging will be based on originality, visual appeal, and best portrayal of a Christmas theme and/or the organization’s mission.
First Place: $1,000
Second Place: $500
Third Place: $250
To be eligible to win, entrants must have trees completed and picture-ready by 3:15 PM Sunday, December 2nd, 2018. Judging will be by a panel of independent judges including Santa and Mrs. Claus. Entrants who would like to participate in the contest must fill out and submit the entry form by Monday, November 26th, 2018. Email the form to email@example.com or bring a hard copy to Overlook Hall at 209 E Whittley.
One 4’-5’ noble fir Christmas tree will be provided to each entrant/team. For more details about registering your organization for the Christmas Tree Decorating Contest, please contact Overlook Hall at 310-427-2450.