You could win $100,000 for Westlake City Schools, but today's the final day to enter!
Deck The House
Sunday, December 16, 2012
Sunday, December 9, 2012
Enter it in Patch's “Deck the House” contest for the chance to win $100,000 for the Westlake City Schools!
Monday, November 26, 2012
Did you decorate your house for the holidays this year? Enter our "Deck the House" contest and you could win $100,000 for your local school district and $500 to pay your electric bills!
We’re launching our annual Deck the House Contest to find the most over-the-top holiday decorations in America—the best “decked” house in the country—the one home so spectacularly decorated that everyone in town jokes your holiday decorations could rival Rockefeller Center’s. If this sounds like your house, upload a photo or video of your home to our contest page from Nov. 26 to Dec. 16. Only residents of Patch towns are eligible to enter. We’ll select 24 regional finalists, and from them, pick one grand prize winner. Patch will pay up to $500 of the utility bill for each finalist, while our national winner will have $100,000 donated to his or her local school district. Our contest is right around the corner, so now is the time to get your…
Monday, January 16, 2012
Let's hear it for the Powell family of California, who won Patch's holiday decoration contest!
The Powell family, appropriately of Candy Cane Court in Davis, California won Patch's holiday Deck the House contest, but since the $100,000 prize will go to the city school district, Kristy Powell says that the entire community won. “We all won,” she told Davis Patch. “There are a lot of needs at the schools. This is not going to fix it all, but it will help. This is a blessing.” Powell is an elementary school teacher who entered her home in the contest over the holidays and was selected as one of the top 24 finalists in late December. She took the lead when moment voting opened up, reports Davis Patch. But she didn't stop there. Powell's kids and their friends printed out flyers to distribute downtown. Powell told Davis Patch that the …
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
See the finalists and vote for the best-decorated home in the country.
Thursday, December 29, 2011
Check back to see the 24 national finalists tonight.
Thank you Gloria Diane Mikulski-Mondok for submitting the entry of your decorated home in the Patch Deck the House contest. You're the Westlake Patch semi-finalist. Tonight we'll find out if you are among the 24 national finalists— fingers crossed. Each Top 24 winner is guaranteed $500 to help pay those holiday-sized electric bills. And those 24 finalists will compete for the chance to win $100,000 for Westlake City Schools. A special thank you to everyone who decorated their homes. You made our dark drives home more festive this holiday season. National voting begins at 9 a.m. Friday morning. Vote once a day, every day, for your favorite and feel free to share the link! Voting ends at midnight Jan. 8. If you can't get enough of the …
Sunday, December 25, 2011
Show us how you're decorating for the holidays for a chance to bring home one of many awesome prizes.
Editor's Note: This contest is closed, but please feel free to share your holiday photos anyway! Is your house bursting with holiday cheer? Your spirit could win $100,000 for the Westlake city school district this year. Patch is launching a nationwide contest to find the best-dressed home, and the winner’s school district will receive $100,000, no strings attached. Here’s how the contest works: From Dec. 8 through Dec. 26, you can enter your home by uploading a photo to the contest entry form on the site. Throughout that time, you and your neighbors will also be able to vote for your favorite home. Local winners will then compete with entries from all over the country to become one of the 24 finalists. Each finalist will receive $500 …
Saturday, December 24, 2011
There are some amazing displays all over town. Which streets are a can't miss?
Westlake's homes are beautifully decorated for the holidays, so we took a video tour of some of the biggest and best lights displays. Where have you seen great lights displays? Share your favorite streets or homes in the comments for everyone to find. And don't forget to enter the Deck the House contest! The grand prize is a $100,000 donation to Westlake city schools, and five runners-up will get their December electric bill paid by Patch. The contest is over Dec. 26, so enter now! Special thanks to Rick Grane for his help with this video.