House decorating contest returns

From staff reports

The Annual Clarion County Holiday House Decorating Contest returns again for its third year.

The contest once again will be for exterior decorations only. Help the Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry decorate the town and spread holiday cheer.

Application forms are now available at the Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry office located at 650 Main Street, Clarion and will be accepted until Wednesday, Dec. 13.

The cost to enter the contest is $10 per home and will be judged in the following categories: “Most Traditional,” “Griswold Award” and “People’s Choice.” Winners will receive a cash prize and will be announced on Dec. 22.

The chamber must have 10 homes registered in order to be able to have the contest so get those registrations in right away!

For more information, contact the Clarion Area Chamber office at (814) 226-9161 or by emailing

The chamber is so excited to see this community lit up for the holiday season.