The Old Towne Preservation Association just announced winners of their decorating contest!
The Old Towne Preservation Association has announced winners of its 32nd annual Spirit of Old Towne Holiday Decorating Contest recognizing seven categories of imaginative Christmas and seasonal home and business decorations throughout the historic district of Orange. Thanks to all who decorated!
The 2018 Holiday Decorating Contest Winners:
Most Beautiful: 225 South Olive
Most Old Fashioned: 604 W. Palmyra
Best Use of Lights: 376 S. Olive
Most Original: 552 E. Palmyra
Most Whimsical: 151 N. Pine
Best Block: 200 Block of N. Pine
Honorable Mention: 536 E. Maple
Most Festive (Commercial) Citrus City Grille – 122 N. Glassell
Judges toured in a decorated van on Saturday, December 15.
Winners will be presented theme yard signs designating their award title. The program will include caroling by the magnificent Orange High School choir and Hot Chocolate and Christmas cookies will be served!
OTPA’s Contest Committee Chair Vickie Laughlin said “the holidays are always memorable in Old Towne and we’re proud that so many of these charming historic homes and business structures are decorated to reflect the spirit of the season and of Old Towne.”
She added that touring Old Towne to see the winners makes a great family outing each night from now through the holidays. “The colorful lighting and displays throughout Old Towne are warm reflections of this wonderful season, and an exciting evening tour for all ages.”