Help give Aurora a PUMPKINFEST hometown feel…
The Celebrate Aurora Committee will hold its
Halloween/Fall Decorating LIGHT POLE CONTEST this
The contest is open to all local
businesses, residents and
Lamp posts are available along
Main Street and 3rd Avenue.
Your lamp post will be voted
on by the community and
winner will receive the
PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD!
WHY SHOULD YOU PARTICIPATE?
This is a great way to show YOUR community pride and
help everyone get into the PumpkinFest spirit!
For Businesses and Organizations- Your business/organizations gets promoted, people notice, it’s a great way to get the staff involved
and low entry fee. Plus, it makes the area look festive!
There are plenty of light poles to decorate but, YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER!
Pre-Registration & Liability Waivers are required
People’s Choices Traveling Trophy! (Voting conducted via social media)
Winners will be advertised on future Contest Announcements and on Social Media!
1st Place $100, 2nd Place $75, and 3rd Place $50.
Decorating shall begin October 3, 2017 and must be removed by October 21, 2017.
All businesses are encouraged to market their products creatively!
Everyone is encouraged to think outside the box and promote the Pumpkin theme.
Theme and decorations must be safe and fun; no graphic or violent depictions allowed
Poles may NOT be modified in any way
Attachment mechanism must not degrade the mechanical strength of the pole or leave permanent damage
All directional, parking, and other signs on poles must remain visible at all times
Decorations cannot exceed 8’ in height
Do not place any valuable or cherished items on pole or in decorations
Participants understand that items placed on pole are outside and may be subject to vandalism, weather, and other factors beyond the control of the City and/or Celebrate Aurora Committee.
Registration Packets also available at Aurora City Hall, 16 W 2nd Avenue North, Aurora MN 55705
Return all forms and fee, if applicable, to
Celebrate Aurora Committee
PO Box 294
Aurora MN 55705
Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Drop off at Aurora City Hall
The Great Pumpkin 5K, Linus Loop, Decorating Contest and Cake Walk are sponsored by City of Aurora, Aurora Chamber of Commerce, Celebrate Aurora Committee, Amptek Electric, Rasmussons Romper Room, Embarrass Vermillion Federal Credit Union, Mesabi Masonry, the Copper Nickel, Rudys Bar & Grill, Bradach Lumber, and Ashley J. Fink Photography.