A photo from last year’s Holiday Lights contest. (Joanne Stephen/Terrace BC Holiday Lights 2020, Facebook)

A photo from last year’s Holiday Lights contest. (Joanne Stephen/Terrace BC Holiday Lights 2020, Facebook)

‘Tis the season for holiday lights: Terrace residents can enter contest to win $150 gift card

Entry photo can be uploaded on to Engage Terrace website from Dec. 1 to 31

Terrace residents can win big with their creative display of lights this festive season.

The City of Terrace announced the Merry & Bright Holiday Lights Contest with entrants on Engage Terrace standing a chance to win $150 dollar Visa gift cards.

To enter the contest, residents can submit an entry photo along with their address on the engage.terrace.ca website anytime between Dec. 1 to 31.

The contest is open to both owners and tenants of residences or businesses within the City of Terrace. There are three residential categories (by neighbourhood) and a business category. A winner will be selected for each of these categories.

The residential categories include –Bench, Horseshoe/Downtown and Keith Estates (Southside).

The contest is open to City of Terrace addresses only and limited to one entry per address.

Voting will take place online and the public can “like” a photo entry to vote for it.

Voting opens on December 13 and continues through December 31. All participants are requested to keep their lights on for public-viewing during that time. Winners will be announced on Jan. 4.

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