Holiday Light Decorating Contests

Light Up Dodge City

The Dodge City Convention and Visitors Bureau, Dodge City Chamber of Commerce, and the Dodge City Daily Globe have partnered together to host the annual "Light Up Dodge City" for the holidays. Decorate the outside of your home with holiday lights and decorations for a chance to win Chamber Bucks prizes.

First Place receives $200

Second Place receives $100

Third Place receives Honorable Mention

All participants must fill out a form to enter. Forms may be submitted online, emailed to ashleyk@dodgecity.org, or dropped off to the Dodge City Daily Globe (705 2nd Ave.) or the Dodge City Visitor Information Center (400 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd.). If you live outside the city limits, please see the Light Up Ford County section below. Registration ends at NOON on Monday, December 14th.

A group of volunteers will judge the decorations before the evening of Dec. 17th. Please make certain that your house number is visible from the street for judging purposes.

Light Up Dodge City Online Entry Form     

Light Up Dodge City Printable Form (English)    

Light Up Dodge City Printable Form (Spanish)


Light Up Ford County

Victory Electric Cooperative Assoc. Inc., and the Dodge City Daily Globe have partnered together once again to host "Light Up Ford County" for the holidays for those individuals who live outside the city limits of Dodge City! Decorate the outside of your home with holiday lights and decorations for your chance to win a cash prize! Registration ends at NOON on Monday, December 14th. 

First Place receives $250 

Second Place Receives $100

Submit your holiday lights photo online to lgum@localiq.com for your chance to win!


Light Up Wright Park

Businesses, clubs, and individuals are invited to "Light Up Wright Park" for the holidays! Decorate a tree in Wright Park with holiday lights and decorations for a chance to win a Chamber Bucks prize!  Please see the Tree Decorating Guidelines document and registration form below for additional information. 

Grand Prize receives $100

Tree Decorating Guidelines     Light Up Wright Park Online Entry Form     Light Up Wright Park Printable Form